What one word best describes the 2013 tax season? Chaotic? Uncertain? Worrying? All of the above?
In the busy world of Finance, an unproductive morning can easily set you back a day or two. Here’s how to make the most of the AM hours.
From cell phones to BlackBerrys, does keeping Finance equipped with up-to-date wireless communication tools have to be so costly?
It’s a mission-critical function in every company: the internal auditor. And whether you have a dedicated position or tap general finance staffers to do the review, you want to make sure you have the right person for the job. Heads up: That definition is changing. Many of your peers are looking for different skills these […]
CFOs are continuing to take on more responsibilities when it comes to leading their companies. And with more responsibility comes … more emails. It may seem like sifting through your inbox is taking more and more of your time, but unfortunately it’s a necessary task.
It’s time for the end of the year crunch, and that means stress levels in Finance are high. What better time to start cracking some jokes?
The new COVID relief package has arrived, and employers have a lot to sort through. The $900 billion Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 makes changes that will help businesses and individuals. And both will require your company’s involvement. To ensure your company and your employees take full advantage of everything in the 5,593-page new law, CFO […]
In grade school you may have been told “never mind what your neighbor is doing,” but smart finance pros know that keeping an eye on what their peers are doing is smart business.
The feds avoided a shutdown with its 11th hour spending bill, but it’s exponentially increased Finance’s to-do list in the process!
While many departments are still cutting jobs, accounting positions have actually increased recently. The economy, however, has changed the way these positions function.
Forget about post-holiday expanding waistlines – seems CFOs have some ever-expanding job descriptions to contend with!
Abiomed Appoints Robert L. Bowen as Chief Financial Officer DANVERS, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Abiomed, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABMD), a leading provider of heart recovery products providing circulatory support to acute heart failure patients, announced today the appointment of Robert L. Bowen as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Bowen brings more than 20 years of domestic and […]
It’s no one’s favorite job, but accounts need to be reconciled, and Finance has to do it.
Finance execs and investors may finally get a little bit of clarity from auditors — but that’s not necessarily good news.
When financial fraud allegations arise at a public company, the firm that audits the financial statements of that company will often draw the attention of one or more of three very formidable entities: the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).
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