CPA Voice: Data analytics are driving the future

Written on Feb 01, 2018

CPAs need to use all the tools at their disposal to stay sharp, and that includes data analytics.

“With the rapid pace of data creation, the integration of data analytics has become a requirement for relevance, rather than a competitive advantage for CPAs,” writes Laura Hay, CPA, in the January/February issue of CPA Voice.

A new class of students is leading the charge when it comes to data analytics, thanks to a partnership with KMPG LLP, The Ohio State University Max M. Fisher College of Business and Villanova School of Business. These students are testing a new model of education in their masters of accounting with data analytics.

Read the entire article online to learn more about the program and how data analytics are creating a new pathway to the CPA.Voice cover_JanFeb_18

Don’t miss this convenient, self-study CPE

Did you know that reading CPA Voice can help you satisfy your CPE requirement? No matter your location or the time of day – and even without the benefit of electricity – you can gain CPE credit with each issue.

Every edition includes a 12-question self-assessment exam covering content from that issue. Receive a grade of 75% or higher and you’ll earn one hour of CPE credit in specialized knowledge.

Best of all, you can take the exam when and where it’s convenient for you, either online or by mail. Exams remain available online – and may be completed for CPE – through the same month of the following year.

January/February 2018 exam

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