Footnote Magazine

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October 2017

The October issue brings Andy Biebl's farewell, a look at Microsoft OneNote and how best to develop future partners.

  • Longtime CPE instructor Andy Biebl reflects on his career
  • Microsoft OneNote — the missing link in your financial reporting process
  • Are you developing your future partners?

Spotlights
Updates from our members, including promotions, new hires, speaking engagements and firm news.

The case of Woode Tick getting ticked off
Charles Selcer, CPA, MBA
MNCPA member Chuck Selcer shares his knowledge about ethics requirements and laws with unique humorous fictitious stories.

Diversity, inclusion in business is imperative
Jennifer H. Elder, CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA, MS, president, The Sustainable CFO
Get insight and news from MNCPA leadership about the organization and professional issues.

Microsoft OneNote — the missing link in your financial reporting process
Chris Wills, president, College Inside Track
OneNote is another classic example of low-hanging fruit, and one you should be leveraging today.

Are you developing your future partners?
Chris Wills, president, College Inside Track
Developing your firm's partner track and setting clear expectations for ascending to leadership is crucial to long-term sustainability from both a retention and succession standpoint.

Pay it forward this season
Consider offering your time and knowledge to one of the following programs and see how you can help Minnesotans this tax season and positively showcase the profession.

Longtime CPE instructor Andy Biebl reflects on his career
We talked with the beloved CPA and former MNCPA board chair as he winds down his four-decade teaching career with one last MNCPA Tax Conference and a round of Tax Advisers Updates this fall.

The 5 myths of college costs
Ansis V. Viksnins, Esq., partner, Lindquist & Vennum
How many purchases in life would you spend hours -- or even days -- on without knowing the cost?

Technology may create uncertainty with regulation, but it creates opportunity for CPAs
Andrew Seifert, JD, tax consultant, Wipfli LLP
Find out about key issues the MNCPA is monitoring at the Capitol. Stay current on legislative news and events with stories, tips and grassroots involvement.

Should auld CPA certificates be not forgot
Learn about important news from the Minnesota Board of Accountancy. Monthly topics include rules, CPE requirements, CPA exam information, licensing, and more.