Posts Written By: Dave Shatkowski

How A Bill Becomes A Transformative Law

It might feel like spring this week, but it’s still early in this year’s legislative session at the State House. That’s important this year here at the Society office. Monitoring House Bill 1467 has become a daily activity for INCPAS staff. It’s given us a constant reminder of the process for a bill to become […]

The Time For Generation Z Is Here

Talk about Millennials has been the rage for a few years now and for good reason. In fact, just four months ago, I blogged about the impact of Millennials. Believe it or not, the Z generation (also known as iGen) is almost here. Although there is some debate about what year began the span of […]

Honoring Indiana’s Top CPAs … With A New Twist

Are you an innovator, advocate or leader? If so – or if you know other Indiana CPAs who are – this is the time to gain recognition for your efforts to strengthen the Indiana CPA Society and the CPA profession. Each year the Society recognizes the state’s top CPAs in various categories through its awards […]

The Impact of Millennials

We’ve been hearing and talking about the millennials a lot, but what does it all mean? To the Society, to the profession, to your business … The millennial generation, over 75 million strong, is transforming the workforce and the workplace. Already they make up more than one third of the workforce in the United States, […]

Leading The Digital Badge Evolution

Digital badges … maybe you’ve heard of them; maybe you haven’t. Maybe you even have one. Or maybe you don’t. So what are they? Simply put, they’re a digital version of a physical badge that have traditionally been awarded for some type of accomplishment. Over the last five years they’ve emerged in the education world […]

It’s Important To Find Your Beach

It’s mid-June, less than a week away from the official start of summer and more than a few weeks since the “unofficial” start. A time when many of us are taking a vacation or planning one for later in the summer. At least you should be according to experts. There is no doubt that great […]

Purdue Program Joins CPA Center of Excellence® As Leaders In Competency-Based Education

While Purdue’s NCAA hopes ended early with an unexpected first round upset, their innovation in competency-based learning is earning the university the equivalent of a national championship. The school’s Polytechnic Institute recently gained final approval for a new competency-based program that turns the tables on traditional learning models. Instead of credit hours and testing, the […]

Making A Case For Soft Skills Assessment And Development

The CPA Center of Excellence®’s work was recently validated by a well-known, independent organization, Accounting Today, when the Insight HR & Career Development Toolkit was named as a 2016 Top New Product. While that recognition itself is a great honor, this is of greater importance: the need for soft skills assessment and development, using a […]

How Would You Spend Extra Time If You Had It?

Everybody’s busy these days. And CPAs might be even busier than most, especially for some at this time of year. After all, it is what they call “busy season.” I regularly hear a lot of people say “I don’t have time” or “there’s just not enough time in the day.” I even say it myself […]

Nominate Your Favorite CPA For An INCPAS Award

The holiday season is here, and so too is awards season at INCPAS. Indiana’s top CPAs will be honored next spring on May 13 at CPA Celebration. But nominations are needed now. The due date to submit a nomination form is December 18. Nominating is easy. There is just a simple online form to fill […]