Go Beyond-logo

Go Beyond

Technology Podcasts >

Stay ahead of the curve with AICPA & CIMA's global expert insights on leveraging disruption today and preparing your profession for tomorrow. The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA & CIMA) brings you global expert insights on leveraging disruption today and preparing your profession for tomorrow. Hear exclusive, weekly, expert interviews from our global community. Stay ahead of the curve with the latest trends in cybersecurity, blockchain, artificial intelligence, data analytics, robotic process automation, human intelligence, tax, personal financial planning and more. Want to explore further? Find related CPD/CPE resources for accounting, finance, and business professionals on our website at https://www.aicpa-cima.com/disruption.html.

Stay ahead of the curve with AICPA & CIMA's global expert insights on leveraging disruption today and preparing your profession for tomorrow. The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA & CIMA) brings you global expert insights on leveraging disruption today and preparing your profession for tomorrow. Hear exclusive, weekly, expert interviews from our global community. Stay ahead of the curve with the latest trends in cybersecurity, blockchain, artificial intelligence, data analytics, robotic process automation, human intelligence, tax, personal financial planning and more. Want to explore further? Find related CPD/CPE resources for accounting, finance, and business professionals on our website at https://www.aicpa-cima.com/disruption.html.
More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

Stay ahead of the curve with AICPA & CIMA's global expert insights on leveraging disruption today and preparing your profession for tomorrow. The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA & CIMA) brings you global expert insights on leveraging disruption today and preparing your profession for tomorrow. Hear exclusive, weekly, expert interviews from our global community. Stay ahead of the curve with the latest trends in cybersecurity, blockchain, artificial intelligence, data analytics, robotic process automation, human intelligence, tax, personal financial planning and more. Want to explore further? Find related CPD/CPE resources for accounting, finance, and business professionals on our website at https://www.aicpa-cima.com/disruption.html.

Twitter:

@AICPA

Language:

English

Contact:

2038142412


Episodes

#22 "Smishing: what you need to know" with Rod Griffin of Experian

10/17/2018
More
"Smishing is a funny term to describe a very serious problem that's going to be more and more prevalent" Rod Griffin is Director of Public Education at Experian, a leading credit reporting agency which aggregates information on over 1 billion individuals and businesses around the world. Speaking from the company's head office in Texas, Rod tells AICPA & CIMA's Orlando-based Samantha Delgado about how people can protect themselves against fraud and identity-theft and disrupt them right...

Duration:00:23:58

#21 "Why Your Business WANTS To Be Hacked" with Lisa Traina.

10/10/2018
More
" Information security and IT are two rather different things, and organisations don't realise that yet". As EU CyberSec Month and USA Cybersecurity Awareness Month continue, so does our focus on online safety for business. Cybersecurity expert Lisa Traina introduces AICPA & CIMA staffer Julia Woislaw to the world of 'ethical hacking', a technique which saw her featured on NBC news. OUR GUEST Lisa deploys over 30 years of experience as a CPA, CITP, and CGMA to assist financial...

Duration:00:16:55

#20 "Cyber Safety for Cryptocurrency Investors" with Dr. Sean Stein Smith of Lehman College (CUNY)

10/3/2018
More
"This whole space is very volatile and very technical...so it's important to think carefully and to do your homework before putting your capital to work" In conversation with Linsday Patterson (AICPA & CIMA, Washington DC), Dr. Smith shares how his work and research on blockchain and accounting technology enables him to offer some welcome illumination on this occasionally opaque intersection of technology, finance, and entrepreneurship. OUR GUEST Dr. Sean Stein Smith is a Member of the...

Duration:00:21:13

#19 Cybersecurity and Promoting Risk Awareness with Tim O'Hara

9/26/2018
More
"Security is a table stakes business-survival matter" This October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month in the USA and CyberSecMonth across the EU. On the eve of this month-long focus on the safety and resilience of the internet, we talk to an expert who reveals why it's something that every business should prioritise EVERY day of the year. Kyle Hannan (AICPA & CIMA, London) talks to Tim O'Hara, a Chicago-based IT Solutions Adviser and cybersecurity consultant. He is also a technical...

Duration:00:18:50

#18 "Business Partnering & Putting the Cool into Number-Crunching" with Andi Lonnen, founder of Finance Training Academy

9/19/2018
More
"What's ordinary to accountants is extraordinary to everyone else...and that's your unique skill-set". In addition to her work with AICPA & CIMA's CPD Academy programmes, Andi Lonnen is a qualified ACCA, a financial trainer, a speaker, and an author. She makes a difference to her clients by making finance fun for business professionals! Research carried out for CIMA’s report Ready for business: bridging the employability gap (February 2014) identified that today’s finance professionals...

Duration:00:21:15

#17 "Agreement versus expectation" with specialist people-developer and trainer Clare Haynes of Wildfire

9/12/2018
More
"We're not robots, we're people. And it's PEOPLE that get things done, together". Samantha Watson (AICPA & CIMA, London) talks to specialist people-developer, speaker, and trainer Clare Haynes of Wildfire. They discuss the differences between Emotional Intelligence and Emotional Quotient, the ways that they contribute to a better-functioning workplace environment, and how it can help when having difficult conversations. Also covered: RESOURCES MENTIONED www.wildfireatwork.co.uk FIND...

Duration:00:20:07

#16 "Get Aligned, Not Just Onlined" with Mark Fritz

9/5/2018
More
"There are three things leaders need to do: Lead themselves, influence others and drive change". From AICPA & CIMA's office in London, UK, Andy Harris talks to Mark Fritz, a global leadership speaker, mentor, author, CIMA-presenter, and professor. Mark is most often associated with the phrase "Own It" and is well-known for his popular and practical presentation "Why You Never Wash A Rental Car". In this episode, Andy and Mark discuss some pivotal issues and uncover some practical steps on...

Duration:00:16:23

#15 "Blockchain for Supply Chain" with Jim Barnes and Peter Rehm

8/29/2018
More
"People say that everybody has a different reality. Now with Blockchain, everybody has the SAME reality". From AICPA & CIMA's office in Durham, North Carolina, Zinaida Mahmutefendic talks to Senior Digital Architect James Barnes and Peter Rehm, a former CPA with wide experience inside some of the USA's largest financial services companies. They touch on some of the most pertinent questions relating to this game-changing technology, including: ABOUT OUR EXPERTS James Barnes was a Senior...

Duration:00:13:44

#14 "Don't Poke The Bear" with business culture expert Julie Ann Sullivan

8/22/2018
More
"Get buy-in BEFORE the change happens" Our guest is accounting expert, author and podcaster Julie Ann Sullivan. Based in Pittsburgh and helping clients worldwide, her deep experience and diverse background gives her a unique business perspective on improving employee engagement, inspiring leadership and creating better places to work. From AICPA & CIMA's London office, Kymberley McAdam's conversation with Julie Ann touches on several core topics central to the accounting profession...

Duration:00:21:05

#13 "Gamification" with Vince LoRusso of TrueUp

8/15/2018
More
"If I could imagine what the future looks like... it allows us to repurpose ourselves" Vince LoRusso, CEO and co-founder of gamification startup TrueUp, outlines how gamifying the accounting and finance world can help companies better understand and benchmark skills for their teams and their job candidates. In this conversation with Zinaida Mahmutefendic of the Association's office in North Carolina, Vince answers questions like: What IS "Gamification"? What's the value of bite-size...

Duration:00:21:06

#12 "Power Through Partnership" with Betsy Polk and Maggie Ellis Chotas

8/8/2018
More
"When you don't see it, you don't know it". Great things happen when women team up. In this exclusive conversation with AICPA&CIMA Communications and Social Strategy Lead Manager Jennifer Gardner, Betsy and Maggie share what they've discovered from 12 years of research and interviews with more than 125 women business leaders. Focusing specifically on partnerships between women and exploring their unique attributes and strengths, our guests explain the RAISE model for developing Pathways to...

Duration:00:15:50

#11 "Your Happiness Was Hacked" with Professor Vivek Wadhwa

8/1/2018
More
“Parents have to get smarter than their children” In conversation with the Association's Jennifer Gardner, Professor Vivek Wadhwa outlines how today's changes in technology are fundamentally different compared to just 15 years ago. He shares some practical tips that help us limit technology's unintended impacts on our lives while benefiting from the opportunities it offers. Professor Wadhwa is an academic, a researcher, a writer and a tech entrepreneur based in Silicon Valley. He was on...

Duration:00:16:28

#10 "Coaching In A Disruptive World" with Dr. Jonathan Passmore

7/25/2018
More
"Work can be a burden, or it can be a delight. How we view it depends on the choices that we make" Our featured expert is a chartered psychologist who holds five degrees, including an MBA and a doctorate in occupational psychology. Describing himself as "the leader's psychologist", Dr. Jonathan Passmore explains how coaching can help individuals, teams and organisations identify and grow new momentum in both their professional and personal spheres. He shares what he's learned from more...

Duration:00:39:33

#09 "Applying Disruption Through Applied AI" with Al Naqvi of the American Institute of Artificial Intelligence

7/18/2018
More
"Stay committed to ethics and objectivity. Your commitment will be tested over and over again as we move through this revolution" A true pioneer in the field of Applied Artificial Intelligence in Business and Strategy, Professor Al Naqvi is Executive Director of the Society of Artificial Intelligence in Medicine and Healthcare, and CEO of the American Institute of A.I. His goal is to democratise artificial intelligence responsibly. Zinaida Mahmutefendic (AICPA-CIMA) finds out how, and...

Duration:00:25:12

#08 "Leading Innovation When the Rules Don't Apply" with Amy Radin

7/11/2018
More
"Get out with clients and users and look for problems that are big, ...that you care about, and that in your gut are worth solving" Amy Radin's passion and expertise is helping leaders execute innovation under uncertain, complex and fast-changing conditions. She shares her insights with Jennifer Gardner, AICPA Lead Manager for Communications and Social Strategy Amy Radin has been at the forefront of rewiring brands for the future that is upon us. She built a track record of success moving...

Duration:00:27:26

#07 "Natural Language Generation: Turning Data into Insights" with Marc Zionts of Automated Insights

7/4/2018
More
"How do you feel about looking into a rear-view mirror that's three months old? How does that help you move your business along?" Marc Zionts, CEO of Automated Insights, explains how natural language generation can help various industries go beyond business intelligence dashboards and automate data insights. ======================= DON'T MISS OUT. Get the latest show every week, automatically and free, at https://www.aicpa-cima.com/disruption.html. Share it easily with colleagues and...

Duration:00:18:16

#06 "Cypherpunks and the Rise of Cryptoassets" with Jameson Lopp of CASA

6/27/2018
More
"It's very easy to misapply the technology in a way that isn't taking advantage of the unique aspects that these distributed networks can provide". A software engineer and professional cypherpunk, Jameson Lopp of CASA, guides us through the history of cryptoassets. Learn about its cypherpunk beginnings, rise in mainstream popularity last fall, and growing enterprise interest. Hear the latest 'Go Beyond Disruption' podcast every week. It's free, automatic, and available now. Share it easily...

Duration:00:23:27

#05 The 5th Disruptive Computing Paradigm with Amanda Wilkie of The Boomer Group

6/20/2018
More
"Don't focus on one technology but focus on the convergence of ALL of these technologies right now!" This is not the first time technology is disrupting our industry. Amanda Wilkie of Boomer Consulting, Inc. shares how technology innovation in the past, from the computer itself to mobile and social networks, disrupted the accounting and finance industry. This episode explores how we can expect blockchain and Internet of Things (IoT) to disrupt our industry going forward, as well as some...

Duration:00:21:56

#04 "Robotic Process Automation (RPA): Do We Lose Control?" with Edward Brooks of The RPA Academy

6/13/2018
More
"There's a slight danger that you get hung up on all the potential barriers and end up not starting." As companies are turning to robotic process automation (RPA) to eliminate manual tasks, what does this mean for our profession? Ed Brooks of The RPA Academy walks us through problems RPA can solve for us and why we should embrace it. ================= DON'T MISS OUT. Get the latest show every week, automatically and free, at https://www.aicpa-cima.com/disruption.html. Share it easily with...

Duration:00:24:29

#03 "Leveraging Blockchain Technology" with Ron Quaranta of Wall Street Blockchain Alliance

6/6/2018
More
"It's important to really cherry-pick the information that matters most and understand how it applies to your profession. How does blockchain tech currently impact the accounting and finance industry, what will the landscape look like, and how can we prepare? Ron Quaranta of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance explains blockchain and shares observations, trends, and takeaways from Consensus 2018 - Blockchain Week NYC. =========== DON'T MISS OUT. Get the latest show every week,...

Duration:00:15:38