Berndt CPA LLC Vision and Values start with a guiding principle to work together as an integrated team of professionals and provide outstanding outsourced accounting, consulting, payroll and tax services to our clients. Those values are based on four pillars that serve as a guide for everything we do and define our commitment to the following:
To help ensure that our Vision and Values are much more than just a poster on the wall, we initiated the Clients First program to bring the Firm's values to life and help every accountant and employee live them every day. The primary components of the initiative are Berndt CPA’s 12 Standards of Excellence.
Every monthly staff meeting, with a goal of keeping client service top-of-mind for each Berndt accountant and staff member, in which one of the 12 Standards is featured, on a rotating basis, and examples of excellent client service, professional tips, firm news and more are shared.
Standards of Excellence:
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