It's an age-old question: Can you teach an old dog a new trick?We've all heard, ad nauseam, how CPAs despise change. Yet this is not exactly true. The CPA profession has undergone and adapted to constant change since its establishment in the late 19th century. There is nothing surprising about this, since people have always been willing to change if it brings hope of a better future.

Consequently, old dogs can learn new tricks, as they find more effective ways to adapt and leverage new technology, methods, processes, ideas and social networks in order to increase the return on their human capital.

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