Is it greenwashed or sustainable?
When Tesla founder Elon Musk decried Bitcoin for its environmental impacts, financial leaders took notice. One transaction of the cryptocurrency consumes more power than the average household does in a month. Total Bitcoin mining consumes more energy per year than the entire nation of Sweden.
On June 23rd, 2021, Xledger held an in-person event gathering CPAs and HR professionals from across the Pikes Peak region. Both CPAs and HR experts gained formal credit from their associations, and a range of speakers addressed urgent issues in these post-pandemic times. Members networked, split into break-off sessions and gathered for a panel discussion on various aspects of the pandemic and the world after.
In the age of remote work, finance teams have had to master the arts of the remote close and the virtual audit. Employees have had to reckon with digital fatigue, increased cyber threats, and a rapid pace of economic change.