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Dustin Hostetler

Transformity Solutions, LLC

Dustin Hostetler, Co-Founder and Visionary of Transformity Solutions LLC, is the pioneer in applying Lean and Six Sigma concepts to public accounting firms. As a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, he has consulted with more than 150 CPA firms over the past 10 years, including nearly half of the Accounting Today Top 100 firms. Along with consulting, Dustin has trained hundreds of firm practitioners to be certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belts in conjunction with Ohio State University.

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We’re pleased to ANNOUNCE the release of our new e-book “How to Beat the Robots” – addressing the accounting industry’s big shift from compliance to CONSULTING.

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Eight Reasons Firms Should Consider Moving to the Cloud

By Roman Kepczyk | September 10, 2019

The 2018 CPA Firm Management Association (CPAFMA.org) IT Benchmark Survey found that more than half of responding member firms had moved the majority of their applications and IT Infrastructure to cloud/hosted application providers instead of building and maintaining networks themselves.  Read below why this trend is accelerating and why your firm should be considering the…

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THE KEY TO CLIENT ENGAGEMENTS IS REFRAMING “SALES” AS “COMMUNICATING VALUE.”

By Matt Solomon | August 27, 2019

In our last post, we talked about how the accounting industry has been disrupted. High-volume, low-profit services such as tax returns are being pushed out by large commercial organizations, leaving small and medium-size accounting firm owners to work increasingly harder for decreasing profits. The solution is to allow your business model to adapt by following these…

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Yes, You Too Can Network Successfully

By Bonnie Buol Ruszczyk | August 13, 2019

Some people love meeting new people, rushing gleefully to each networking event with bells on. For most of us, it can be a painful proposition. Here are some ways to make it more fun and productive at the same time. The point of networking, after all, is simply to meet more people and have them…

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