The only problem is that I was featured on the “worst on ground” part of the podcast for apparently over-hyping things (starts at minute 15:38). All in good fun since I have known Paul Meissner from the podcast for many years now and he is known for his call outs.
So am I over-hyping things? That’s for you to decide…
But let’s get one thing straight: accountants are trained to be professional skeptics. If you want a reason for why the accounting profession has lagged behind in innovation, this is it.
Professional skepticism = an attitude that includes a questioning mind; it is an opposing force with innovation.
Recognizing that professionals like you are trained to be skeptical, part of my job here is to help you challenge conventional thinking and to give you a glimpse of where the world is heading and how it could affect your firm.
You draw your own conclusions with this information :)
With that, on to this week’s Future Firm Weekly Top 5: