#BeMore

We believe every day is a chance to #BeMore. GHJ helps employees and clients be the best we can be and enjoy life to the fullest. Our #BeMore blogs dive deeper into our Firm philosophy and highlights this culture.

September 2017

Working From Anywhere: Flexibility for Tax Professionals

By | September 8, 2017|Categories: #BeMore|

“Working remotely” or “Working from home” was taboo for many old-school thinkers in the work force. It was code phrase for “you are just taking the day off.” But in today’s day and age with the technology that is available to companies, is it really all that unbelievable to be able to work from anywhere, [...]

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The Accounting Crystal Ball: The Transformation from Trusted Historian to Trusted Futurist

By | September 1, 2017|Categories: #BeMore|

Technology has become an integral component of the accounting industry. What was once exclusive knowledge is now overwhelmingly convenient for everyone to access. Today’s technological advances have completely reshaped the landscape and changed the dialog we have with our clients. For much of accounting’s history, our job was to look backward and be our clients’ [...]

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August 2017

You have options to #BeMore. Do you know what they are? An Inside Look at Growth and Value Strategies

By | August 11, 2017|Categories: #BeMore|

A passion for clients. An innate curiosity. David Horwich has both of these qualities and, combined, they allow him to have a dogged interest in helping clients solve challenges. David’s special skill is analyzing ways to optimize business performance and increase shareholder value. He does that in a very particular way: he offers nearly 30 [...]

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July 2017

Return to Work

By | July 14, 2017|Categories: #BeMore|

You’ll never truly be ready for the challenges and uncertainty of being a new parent. When I found out I was pregnant with Ava, I immediately began thinking about how to balance my career while being a new mother. It was not easy at first, but with careful planning, support from my team at work [...]

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June 2017

May 2017

Learning to #BeMore at the GHJ Women’s Empowerment Speaker Series

By | May 19, 2017|Categories: #BeMore|

Green Hasson Janks held its inaugural Women’s Empowerment Speaker Series’ focusing on influence, persuasion and negotiation on May 11. Guest speaker Natasha Case of Coolhaus: Awesome Ice Cream spoke to attendees about her entrepreneurial spirit, drive for success and the upside of taking risks. The firm launched the series to further women’s equality in the [...]

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“Busy Season?” Yes and No.

By | May 8, 2017|Categories: #BeMore|

I went on vacation in early April for a week.  There, I said it.  It had been a secret I had been carrying around the office for months.  I even felt guilty about it. The few people I even mentioned it to looked at me with bewilderment. But that’s not where it ends.  I had [...]

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April 2017

Jest In Show

By | April 5, 2017|Categories: #BeMore|

Hi, my name is Kyle, and I feel very uncomfortable writing in the first person. This is pretty ironic considering I spend my time outside of work talking in the first person onstage doing stand-up comedy. Yes, an accountant is doing stand-up comedy. It’s 2017. Things don’t have to make sense anymore. Recently, I have [...]

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March 2017

GHJ at the LA Marathon

By | March 21, 2017|Categories: #BeMore|

The LA Marathon is not well-timed for CPAs, as my fellow LA Marathon running colleague Principal Jason Booth (pictured) can attest to. It usually falls right smack in the middle of busy season. But it is an iconic marathon and one of my favorites...as evidenced by the fact that I just completed my 4th LA [...]

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