Participant responses from the 2017 AICPA Financial Planning and Analysis Conference in Las Vegas. Tom Hood presented the session and collected responses and real time feedback from a live and virtual audience of more than 400 finance and accounting professionals about their top talent challenges, top skills needed, and other insights about the talent war. For more information contact us at www.blionline.org Session description: The latest research shows a growing talent crisis in finance and accounting which will continue to worsen over the next 10 years. Today the old ways ofrunning a workplace, recruiting and develop talent are not getting the same results. Leaders must gain insight into the workforce of the future and the evolving wants and needs of today’s employees. This session will cover the new workplace realities and how leading organizations are building exceptional and thriving workplaces. Talent development linked to your organization’s strategy can be used to increase engagement and productivity.