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Evolve or Be Extinct: Tips for Staying Relevant

Posted March 08, 2017

By AFWA Executive Director, Ericka Harney CAE, CFRE, GPC, CVA Co-founder and chairman of LinkedIn, Reid Hoffman, once stated “You have to be constantly reinventing

A Good Disruption: Accounting and Finance Trends for Millennials

Posted March 08, 2017

By Joelise Tillman-Josey, AFWA Member Millennials, individuals born between 1981-1997, are disrupting the nature of every industry and the fields of finance and accounting are

How My Career in Accounting Found Me

Posted March 08, 2017

By AFWA National President, Linda Harris, CPA My accounting journey began while I was in junior high, I loved numbers but knew that I didn’t

Chapter Spotlight: Mesa East Valley’s Active Approach to Communications

Posted February 17, 2017

Winner of the 2016 Chapter Achievement Award for Communications The Mesa East Valley’s chapter theme of community outreach has been a successful approach to preventing

Mid-level Leaders are the Most Powerful and Most Overlooked Drivers of Diversity Gains

Posted February 08, 2017

By Joanne Cleaver, Wilson Taylor Associates Top leaders set the vision, but mid-level leaders make it reality Somehow, accounting firm leadership has the impression that

Diversity in Accounting

Posted February 08, 2017

By AFWA National President, Linda Harris, CPA Each February, many organizations take a moment to acknowledge the importance of Diversity. Diversity is more than race,