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Jennifer Azara

Jennifer has been the editor-in-chief of CFO & Controller Alert newsletter for more than eleven years and is also currently the managing editor of Keep Up to Date on Accounts Payable. During her sixteen-year tenure at PBP she has launched newsletters for accounts payable managers and inventory managers. Jennifer is also the editor of the CFO Finance Update e-zine, which is read by more than 90,000 financial professionals. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. from Skidmore College and an M.A. from Villanova University.
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17 reasons you need women managers on your finance team

If at least some of the people leading your accounting and finance teams aren’t women, you’re missing a major opportunity. [Read more…]

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4 compliance changes for Finance in the new Taxpayer First Act

Prepare your finance staffers now: Year-end may soon look different than it has in the past, thanks to the just-signed Taxpayer First Act. [Read more…]

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Feds greenlight new employee health insurance option: ICHRAs

You’ve just been handed an alternative way to afford employee health insurance: Let them buy it themselves. [Read more…]

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The 20 most outrageous things employees expense – the latest list

They’re still at it! Employees continue to think your company will reimburse them for things from wacky to outright outrageous. [Read more…]

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The key area where managers are overspending … by a lot

Of course your company wants to attract the best and brightest employees. But you certainly don’t want to overspend to do it. And that’s just what’s happening in many companies. [Read more…]

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The best – and worst – state economies: Where did yours land on the list?

We’re always keeping an eye on how the U.S. economy is faring as a whole: reading the reports, watching the indicators. Understandable, of course. But sometimes it’s important to look a little closer to home when thinking about your company’s future prospects and considering strategic plans. [Read more…]

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Sexual harassment: 12 warning signs you have a company culture that’s more vulnerable to it

Of course you know: Sexual harassment can happen in any workplace. But it turns out it happens in some workplaces more than others. Is yours one of them? Here’s how to tell. [Read more…]

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A compelling case to change all those finance passwords pronto

You know what makes a bad password: 12345, 11111 or even password itself! But there’s new research on the passwords that get hacked the most often. And they’re different from the usual suspects. [Read more…]

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3 common mistakes your peers make with their disaster recovery plans

Have a disaster recovery (DR) plan? That puts you ahead of many of your peers. [Read more…]

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