Accounting Salaries on the Rise with Adrienne Gonzalez of Going Concern

Using ChatGPT to audit; accounting salaries on the rise; misclassification of expenses at heart of Trump indictment; church sued for forcing employees to tithe; here's what you can do to help the accountant shortage; a dating sim that does your taxes; half of U.S. workers earn money from a side gig; CEOs quietly backtracking on remote work; where all the SVB depositor money went

  • (00:00) - CAP 326
  • (00:23) - Preview: Where does hush money go on the GL?
  • (00:57) - Welcome Adrienne to the show
  • (03:14) - What impact will ChatGPT have on accounting?
  • (08:39) - Accountant salaries are rising
  • (11:17) - Blake checks in on the live stream chat
  • (14:06) - CFO Dive study with Open AI on productivity boost and some of tech concerns with AI in general
  • (17:54) - WSJ article on jobs most exposed to ChatGPT
  • (22:31) - Adrienne saved 150 hours automating a task for Going Concern
  • (25:35) - Intuit survey of accountants
  • (29:18) - The Trump indictment
  • (33:32) - Kirkland Chruch forced employees to donate 10% of salary to chruch
  • (36:24) - Back to AGI talk and will it take our jobs?
  • (47:24) - Going Concern article on dating sim game for taxes
  • (53:58) - Automating your job and having a side gig
  • (55:36) - CEO's are starting to backtrack on remote work
  • (59:22) - Follow up with Silicon Valley Bank
  • (01:03:08) - Relay is now the official banking partner of Profit First
  • (01:04:56) - Wrap up and where to reach everyone

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Show Notes
A dating sim that does your taxes:

The Accountant Shortage is So Bad Anime Waifu Girlfriends Are Taking Up Tax Prep Now - Going Concern      

Accountants are using technology to level up their businesses     
Where Did Startups Put Their SVB Cash?  At JP Morgan Chase      
Want to Do Your Part to Help the Accountant Shortage? Here’s What You Can Do Right Now
Meta, Microsoft, and Disney are reversing their bets on the metaverse
Math Teachers Stage a Calculated Protest

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Creators and Guests

David Leary
David Leary
President and Founder, Sombrero Apps Company
Adrienne Gonzalez
Adrienne Gonzalez
Managing Editor @going_concern | accounting shit | disruptive before it was cool | comment section gatekeeper | 🚲 life | new twitter acct (obvs)
Accounting Salaries on the Rise with Adrienne Gonzalez of Going Concern
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