FASB Accounting Standards Codification What It Means For the CFO, the Organization and the Financial Reporting Process
On July 1, 2009, the FinancialAccounting Standards Board (FASB) launches the FASB Accounting Standards Codification ™ (ASC) as the source of authoritative U.S. accounting and reporting standards for nongovernmental entities, in addition...
Published on April 30, 2010
ARRA Part 1 How Businesses Can Leverage The Tax Benefits
ARRA 2009 presents some opportunities and challenges for your business and this business brief offers some suggestions.
Published on April 23, 2010
Risk-Based Strategy Integrating Strategy Maps, Management Controls and Risk, Part 1
This Business Brief (one in a three-part series) integrates strategy mapping, risk management and management control into a risk-based approach to strategy execution.
Published on May 18, 2011
CPAs in Government Offer Suggestions for Weathering a Financial Storm Part 1
Within this context, CPAs in government can bring value to the table when, by necessity, the status quo must be re-evaluated. CPAs can contribute their expertise to fundamental analyses and reviews of government programs and operations. They can offer sound alternatives that weather the current storm, as well as promote
Published on November 21, 2013
2009 CFO Compensation Survey
...in particular on the choice of performance targets in CFO annual bonus plans. The data come from a survey of AICPA members conducted during May-July 2009. More than 1,500 CEOs, CFOs, controllers
Published on April 27, 2010
Government Performance and Accountability Committee (GPAC)
2013-2014 AICPA Government Performance and Accountability Committee (GPAC) Committee
Published on October 21, 2013
Sustainability Accounting and Reporting - FAQ
Frequently asked questions about sustainability and the role of the CPA in sustainability and sustainability reporting.
Published on September 10, 2012
5 Tips for a Happier Career
The hustle and bustle of the work day can be stressful. Christopher Cole, CPA, shares tips for managing and minimizing that stress that have helped him get through stressful times and served him in his day-to-day routine as well.
Published on June 15, 2011
5 Tips for a Balanced Career
As accountants, often we find it difficult to keep our work from taking over our lives. Through the years I have discovered numerous ways of balancing my work and personal life that enable me to be successful at both. Here are five tips to help you along:
Published on May 17, 2011
5 Tips for a Fruitful Career
Pam Heye, CPA provided August BusIndNews readers with her tips for having a fruitful career in the accounting profession. Tips include volunteering, traveling, developing a network and more!
Published on August 16, 2011