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The Modern Firm® podcast

Are you a firm owner looking for a fresh perspective on running a modern practice? Join Darren Root, Rightworks Chief Strategist, and John Mitchell, Rightworks Culture and Workforce Advisor, on The Modern Firm podcast. They’ll dissect common pain points from outdated business models and non-ideal clients to staffing shortages and implementing the right tech stack.

The Modern Firm podcast

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Learn about the four pillars that create the foundation of a modern firm—Smart Client Management, Smart Team Management, Smart Firm Management and Smart Security Management—and get actionable steps to help you and your team build the firm of your dreams.

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Darren Root and John Mitchell welcome Terry Offenberger, CPA and Managing Shareholder of Hammerman, Graf, Hughes & Company, Inc., to discuss an introverted accountant’s biggest nightmare: conversations that build relationships with ideal clients.

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In this episode of The Modern Firm® podcast, Darren Root and John Mitchell dig into the five levels of maturity on the path toward becoming a modern accounting firm.

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In this episode of The Modern Firm podcast, Darren welcomes Joel Hughes, Chief Executive Officer of Rightworks. Darren and Joel review some of the results of the 2024 Rightworks Accounting Firm Technology Survey of 500 small, medium and large-sized firms.

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You asked; we’re answering: Top questions on “Why the intelligent cloud?” In this episode of The Modern Firm podcast, Darren and John reflect on the surprising results of a new Rightworks survey that answers that question (hint: most firms don’t) and more.

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In this episode of The Modern Firm® podcast, Darren Root and John Mitchell welcome TJ Lewis, Innovation Strategist for Rightworks and one of the creators of Spark—Rightworks’ new AI tool built for accountants. Darren, John and TJ discuss the advantages of using a separate, more secure AI like Spark, why you should identify an AI champion for the firm and why it’s so important not to wait for the future, but to embrace AI now

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In this episode of The Modern Firm® podcast, Darren Root and John Mitchell explore the intelligent cloud platform. Why is the “intelligent” cloud better than the “regular” cloud everyone’s raved about for so long? Can it really help change—for the better—the way you organize and operate your firm? Join Darren and John for the answers to these questions and more in this don’t-miss installment.

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