Monthly Archive:: December 2012

So What’s Your Hyperspecialty?

First there was specialization in the CPA profession, now there is hyperspecialization. What’s next? Microspecialization? Actually, yes, that’s on the way too, but for now we are going to stick with the concept of hyperspecialization for the purposes of this blog post. So what is it and why do care? The Society’s task force on […]

It Won’t Be Easy, But It’s Worth Doing

The American Accounting Association (AAA) and the AICPA created the Pathways Commission on Accounting Higher Education to:  “study the future structure of higher education for the accounting profession and develop recommendations for educational pathways to engage and retain the strongest possible community of students, academics, practitioners, and other knowledgeable leaders in the practice and study […]