There’s a thrill in ripping off the packaging from the latest tech gadget — that brand-new smartphone, e-reader or the latest high-definition TV. New technology for your firm, whether it’s hardware or software, can create the same type of excitement.
The talent shortage in finance and accounting has many firms worried. It’s one of the top worries, according to thePricewaterhouseCoopers 2011 Global CEO Survey. And a recent Accountemps surveyputs subsidized training and education at the top of the list of perks aimed at attracting and retaining talented staff.
At Fitts Roberts & Co., P.C., a 46-year-old Houston-based accounting and consulting practice, new college graduates “wouldn’t even know what to do with a green columnar pad,” jokes shareholder Kelly Hunter, CPA.
You may have already seen a productivity boost since your adoption of the ProSystem fx® Suite. But you may be getting only a fraction of the potential benefit of the solutions software integration and functionality because, in all likelihood, half your employees don’t even know those features exist.