Curriculum design by BLI and AICPA
usingTop 5 Competencies for future
from CPA Horizons research and
job levels from the BLI “Bounce”
Model. Leadership and
Communications were combined
and the 5th category expanded to
include practice specialties for ﬁrms
and functional areas for corporate.
Examples would include: Corporate
Accounting, FP&A, divisional
reporting, shared services, etc.
CPA Firms would have audit, tax,
These technical areas would have
speciﬁc curriculums designed to
meet their speciﬁc technical