I was reading an article a couple of weeks ago about how KPMG is using artificial intelligence and encouraging their customers to do the same. I found the whole idea fascinating and it reminded me that this world that we live in is constantly evolving. (At first I imagined an office full of robots crunching numbers, but that would be crazy, right?) For those of you who are interested in learning more about artificial intelligence and other trends in accounting and finance, check out these articles:
Artificial Intelligence to Transform Tax World, KPMG Report Predicts
5 Trend Redefining Accounting in 2017
Chris Walker is the Regional Manager of Aureus Group’s Finance and Accounting (AFA) division. As the Regional Manager for AFA, Chris leads a team of more than 10 professionals who provide staffing and recruiting solutions for all facets of accounting and finance. In addition to staffing and recruiting for accountants, auditors, financial analysts, tax professionals, controllers, CFOs, payroll, and human resource professionals, AFA also provides information on industry trends, salary and compensation, and assists clients with outplacement services. Since starting with AFA in 2000, Chris has held many roles within the organization including account manager, team leader, sales manager and branch manager. She earned her Certified Personnel Consultant designation and is an active member of Central Iowa SHRM and the Iowa Society of CPAs.