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Jan 30 2018

Becoming a Flex-Forward Firm

2018-01-30T12:07:53-06:00January 30th, 2018|Anytime Anywhere Work™, HR/Organizational Development, Next Generation, Recruiting, Retention Strategies|

At ConvergenceCoaching, we’re huge proponents of flexible work programs, or what we like to call Anytime, Anywhere Work™ programs. We’ve been operating in a flexible, virtual environment ourselves for almost 18 years and the strategies we use to keep our team connected and operating efficiently are the same ones we teach to our clients. Philosophically, [...]

Sep 29 2017

Four Steps to Faster People Development

2017-09-29T08:50:31-05:00September 29th, 2017|Current Affairs, HR/Organizational Development, Leadership, Next Generation, Personal Development, Sales|

"Leadership, like swimming, cannot be learned by reading about it." — Henry Mintzberg With the Baby Boomers (born 1946 to 1964) retiring at a clip of 10,000 per day, the skills transfer necessary to get the next generation ready to take over the reins is monumental. Most leaders have a limited amount of time available [...]

Aug 30 2017

Invest in Your People with Intentionality

2019-10-28T17:14:08-05:00August 30th, 2017|Leadership, Next Generation, Personal Development, Retention Strategies|

I have recently started tuning out the noise of the political discourse when watching the evening news clips. I find myself asking how we got here and in turn how we have an educated, successful business man elected as president, who does not seem to relate to the people of our great country. I can’t [...]

May 3 2017

Emerging Trends Facing Public Accounting

2019-10-28T17:15:15-05:00May 3rd, 2017|Current Affairs, HR/Organizational Development, Leadership, Next Generation|

ConvergenceCoaching collaborates with the AICPA CPA Insider, Accounting Today and other publications to provide our readers with perspectives on the top issues, challenges and emerging trends facing the public accounting profession. As our profession continues to experience rapid change, sharing knowledge and best practices is important. Below you’ll find recent content to help you with [...]

Mar 30 2017

Gen Z: An Introduction to the Next Wave of Talent

2017-03-30T15:49:24-05:00March 30th, 2017|Current Affairs, HR/Organizational Development, Next Generation, Recruiting, Retention Strategies|

When it comes to talent, practice management and impacting forces, the buzzword heard round the leadership table has been “Millennial” for quite some time. Now, we’re beginning to hear murmurs about Generation Z and the impact they’ll make. As a Millennial myself, I’m hyperaware of the various stereotypes of my age cohort, so I’ll admit [...]

Feb 16 2017

The Biggest Barrier to Anytime, Anywhere Work™ – Sludge

2017-02-16T08:40:09-06:00February 16th, 2017|Anytime Anywhere Work™, HR/Organizational Development, Leadership, Next Generation, Retention Strategies|

More Results from Our 2016 Anytime, Anywhere Work™ (ATAWW™) Survey Technology. Client acceptance. Training new staff members. Accessibility and responsiveness. These are just some of the objections firm leaders give for resisting virtual work environments. However, we believe – and have seen – that all of these issues are generally tactical and not that difficult [...]

Jan 25 2017

Leadership Spotlight: Jina Etienne, President & CEO, NABA

2017-01-25T17:34:40-06:00January 25th, 2017|Leadership, Next Generation, Personal Development|

We are thrilled to feature Jina Etienne, President and CEO of the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc. (NABA) as our first Leadership Spotlight of 2017. Jina is a bright up-and-comer in our profession who leads the day-to-day operations of NABA’s national office and provides strategic direction and leadership for the organization. Prior to her [...]

Nov 17 2016

Seven Technology Strategies to Enable Your Flexible Work Programs

2016-11-17T17:24:48-06:00November 17th, 2016|Anytime Anywhere Work™, HR/Organizational Development, Next Generation, Retention Strategies|

More Results from Our 2016 Anytime, Anywhere Work™ Survey At ConvergenceCoaching, we’re big proponents of Anytime, Anywhere Work™, or programs that allow employees to have greater control over when and where they get work done. Every one of our employees is virtual and works from home offices or on the road while visiting clients. We’re [...]

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