KyCPA is the professional membership organization for CPAs in Kentucky. Our podcast series, KyCPA: Behind The Numbers is hosted by Marketing, Communications and Creative Director, Kimberly Lindsey. Each month we interview guest speakers on the podcast to discuss topics affecting the CPA and business profession. Episodes are released on the second Wednesday of every month.
Episode 032: Knowledge Hub, celebration of new CPAs, KyCPA Board nominations, upcoming events, COVID survey results regarding Kentucky CPAs and their businesses and more
This episode of Behind the Numbers includes information about:
New KyCPA member resources (Knowledge Hub) Opportunities to celebrate, network and volunteer KyCPA Committee service Upcoming events (Awards Banquet, Women’s Networking, Golf Scramble, June Annual Members Meeting and CFO Roundtables) KyCPA Board nominees for 2021-2022 Profile updates Results from COVID surveys that include how Kentucky CPAs and their businesses are progressing through the pandemic. Find out more at kycpa.org.
Episode 031: CPA Evolution updates, information and resources
CPA Evolution is a combined NASBA-AICPA initiative aimed at evolving CPA licensure to reflect the skills and knowledge CPAs increasingly need in a technology-driven marketplace.
In this episode of KyCPA's Behind the Numbers, Julia Woislaw and Jan Taylor-Morris from the American Institute of CPAs provide an overview of CPA Evolution, the future plans for the CPA Exam and where to obtain more information and resources.
Find out more at EvolutionOfCPA.org.
Episode 030: KyCPA new and upcoming spring 2021 CPE options
Guest Lisa Kemper, KyCPA CPE director, shares CPE options offered this spring through KyCPA.
Kemper also answers these questions:
When are in-person classes returning? What is new for spring conferences, including new half-day options and a three-track Accounting and Auditing Conference. What's included in the new half-day Real Estate Workshop on June 10? What is included in the new CFO Series? What Certificate Programs and CPE packages are available? Find out more at kycpa.org/cpe/catalog.
Episode 029: New Kentucky CPE requirements
In this episode, Lisa Kemper, CPE director at the Kentucky Society of CPAs, explains the new Kentucky CPE requirements. For details regarding the new CPE requirements visit kycpa.org/cpe/faqcpe.
Episode 028: Developing new business opportunities and connections
Angie White, business development manager at the Kentucky Society of CPAs, discusses new opportunities for CPAs and businesses to connect to help develop relationships that are mutually beneficial for both.
She also discusses new opportunities implemented in 2020. These new opportunities introduced helped facilitate connections in several ways as the business landscape changed and evolved due to the pandemic. White also covers what is new for 2021.
Episode 027: The future of work is now
Tracey Golden CPA, CGMA, chairman of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and chairman of the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, spoke at KyCPA's December 2020 Holiday Luncheon. This episode of Behind the Numbers is a replay of her presentation, The future of work is now, from the luncheon.
Learn what trends are shaping the future of work for the CPA profession, opportunities to deliver value, what core skills employees need to perform their roles effectively, and more.