Welcome back to issue 24 of Curated by Accountants.  Firstly, here are some of the top issues this month.

QBConnect has just wrapped up in San Jose. Wayne Schmidt and Ian Vacin from Karbon joined me for a short video of our learnings and takeaways.

Ther has been lots of talk about what the purchase of Reckon by MYOB means for those in Australia.

Jeff Maddux is taking the lifestyle accountant to the next level.

Must-reads this month


For those of you growing, client onboarding is crucial. Practice Ignition  have put together a great how-to— Client onboarding: the definitive guide.

It’s always important to look at the experience of others in our field. Hubdoc  have shared  how their team of non-accountants learned cloud bookkeeping.

An interesting debate happening here on how accountants can learn advisory from Jason Andrew.

In the ever-connected, notification-filled world we live in, how you focus is certainly something we all need to be mindful of.

Karbon has just released their brilliant talent playbook to help you build a world-class team in your accounting firm.

Events not-to-be-missed

ChangeGPS Annual Conference  (Sydney) on 30 November
Practice Paradox Modern Business Masterclass on 29th November-1st December (Brisbane)

Xerocon Austin 6-7th December (USA)

Podcast of the month

The Venture Beat team were at QBConnect interviewing speakers and some of the exhibitors.

Quote of the month

“If you can’t stop thinking about it, don’t stop working for it”

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