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    Modernizing Cost Management Systems in Emerging Economies

    by Anil Kshatriya, ACMA, CGMA | Jan 12, 2018
    Companies in emerging economies that are labor-intensive and technologically under-invested must give special attention to cost management. A strong culture of cost-consciousness translates into bottom-line growth, but limited resources and the presence of operational bottlenecks tend to become barriers to the progress of these enterprises.
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    Idea Tournaments: Gamifying Innovation

    by Mark S. Brooks | Jan 12, 2018
    Employees at all levels of an organization are continuously generating new knowledge, collaborating, learning about the market and opportunities for growth, creating solutions and workarounds, and identifying stress points for both the company and its clients. Tapping into this brainpower can be a powerful force for innovation.
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    Winter 2018 Crossword Puzzle

    by WSCPA | Jan 10, 2018
    Do you like crossword puzzles? The WSCPA is trying out something new in The Washington CPA - a fun section!
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    Cognitive Technologies and the Impact on Audits

    by Alissa Wuerfel, CPA, and Anthony Sikora, CPA, KPMG LLP | Jan 05, 2018
    Data produced in the world is growing at a rapid pace. This raises a number of challenges for many businesses, including how to protect and manage that data. But it also creates a potential advantage for auditors who are able to harness technology in order to collect, transform, and analyze data while enhancing audit quality.
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    Adapting to a Changing Technological Landscape

    by Kimberly Scott, CAE, WSCPA President & CEO | Jan 05, 2018
    If there is one word that I seem to hear constantly, it is CHANGE. One could argue that the world around us has been in a constant state of change from the very beginning and, therefore, change is normal. However, the rate of change in technology now exceeds the rate at which we are able to adapt to change.
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