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"Summer is the perfect time for CPAs to tune into trending subjects that will help them stay ahead come fall," says Margaret Craig-Bourdin. For this reason, the 17th Floor shares her best learning resources for Canadian accountants that will help them stay updated with the latest topics and trends.

  1. Practice Management, Advisory, Compilations and Tax Guide (PACT)

    For practitioners in practice management, advisory, compilations and tax, this comprehensive resource provides guidance, templates and links to help you and your staff perform your services while also covering practice management topics.

  2. Running a High-Quality Tax Practice

    Tax legislation and administration are increasingly complex, bringing more risk for those who provide tax services to their clients. Find out what the most common, current sources of insurance claims filed against tax practitioners are and learn simple but effective strategies and best practices to mitigate these risks by watching this webinar.

  3. Ethics for the Tax Practitioner

    Are you looking for a framework for making ethical decisions in a tax-specific context? This on-demand course will help you recognize the importance of ethics in tax practice while helping practitioners identify ethical issues, avoid ethical blind spots and spot rationalizations.

  4. Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Terrorist Financing Guide

    Changes to the anti-money laundering and anti-terrorist financing requirements will impact CPAs engaged in activities covered by the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act (PCMLTFA). Learn about the obligations to ensure compliance with this guide.

  5. How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

    For those wanting to start their own business, The Lean Startup, written by Eric Ries, focuses on creating a vision and adapting quickly rather than developing a major business plan. It also offers many practical tips on how to start your business safely.

  6. Managing for Collective Creativity

    What's the secret to unlocking the creativity hidden inside your daily work and giving every great idea a chance? Harvard professor Linda Hill has studied some of the world's most creative companies to come up with a set of tools and tactics to keep great ideas flowing and shares them in this TED Talk.

  7. Climate Change for Executives

    This course by CPA Canada uses interactive case studies, theory and real-life perspectives from experts to provide executives with a technical understanding of the basics of climate change risks and potential financial and non-financial opportunities.

What other learning resource would you add to this list that will keep Canadian accountants updated in 2022? Share the scoop in the comments section below.  


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