In today’s world, podcasts have quickly become an audience favorite as they provide the ability to multi-task and listen to information without any time constraints. Podcasts allow business owners and team members in the accounting profession to learn from thought leaders, continue their education, and help with their development. With 2 million podcasts available exploring a multitude of subjects, it can be difficult to narrow down what to listen to. We have polled the team at CoralTree and compiled our top 5 accounting podcasts for accountants and bookkeepers.
Cloud Accounting Podcast
Hosts Blake Oliver, CPA and David Leary offer a weekly podcast focusing on the latest changes in accounting practices. In under an hour, you’ll learn about various accounting app features and updates, cloud tools impacting remote work, cryptocurrency and the latest emerging technology in the field. The Cloud Accounting Podcast is available here.
Accounting Best Practices
Started in 2006 and spanning nearly 15 years, host Steve Bragg, CPA covers essential information on accounting issues in just 10 minutes or less. These short podcasts are jam packed with powerful information including accounting technology, controls, closing the books, financing, payroll and more. This podcast has been downloaded almost 5 million times, and is available here.
Journal of Accountancy
The AICPA presents the Journal of Accountancy podcast. This podcast has been around since 2017, and covers a wide range of topics such as how CPA parents are coping during the pandemic, to cybersecurity to teleworking. This podcast can be found on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, and Spotify.
Tech Talk for Accountants
Andrew Lassie, an IT professional, offers a unique listening experience by using his IT background to talk about issues that accountants face on a day-to-day basis. If you are looking for a place to get ideas for how to revolutionize your practice by streamlining your workflow then this is it! Andrew offers up-to-date information and advice about cloud software and how new technology is revolutionizing the accounting world. Tech Talk for Accounts Podcast is available on Apple Podcasts.
Future Firm Accounting Podcast
Hosted by Ryan Lazanis this podcast is for “firm owners and accounting leaders who want the latest on innovation and technology in the space.” Ryan provides first hand knowledge regarding how to build a scalable firm and shares his experiences to streamline accounting processes. This podcast discusses ways to prepare your business for the future, shares techniques and tips regarding better marketing and sales procedures, and discusses automation. Future Firms Accounting Podcast is available here.
At CoralTree our mission is to help small businesses prosper with user-friendly technology. We love these podcasts because they all focus on business development through marketing, technology and improved best practices. Take a listen and let us know which one is your favorite.