A Strategic Role for Treasury
With downsizing and reengineering initiatives underway, modern corporations are focusing on long-term strategies. For every organization, the goal of these strategies is to increase shareholder wealth. Many organizations do not recognize the importance of treasury management...
Published on October 31, 2011
2013 Outstanding CPA in Government Impact Award Winner, State Level Pamela Leary, CPA
...Pamela Leary, is the Comptroller for the State of Alaska’s Department of Revenue, Treasury Division and the Deputy Treasurer of the Alaska Municipal Bond Bank. Ms. Leary began her career as an auditor with Price Waterhouse and became partner...
Published on August 13, 2013
Business Briefs - 2009
Final Rules on Identity Theft Red Flags and Notices of Address Discrepancy (October) In October 2007, the Federal Banking Agencies – the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC),
Published on September 27, 2013
Corporate Boards Measuring and Improving Performance
This Guideline provides guidance for corporations on how to respond to regulatory and stakeholder concernds for improving the quality of performance of both senior managers and corporate board of directors. It also provides new approaches...
Published on February 04, 2013
Codes of Ethics Practice and Conduct
Many modern businesses have sacrificed the trust, loyalty and commitment of their employees for the sake of efficiency. This guide outlines both the three types of Codes and the four approaches, ranging from self-control to imposed control, that comprise the Corporate Code.
Published on July 29, 2011
Developing Comprehensive Competitive Intelligence
In today's complex and rapidly changing business environment, an organization must apply its knowledge of the competition in a proactive, systematic way in order to achieve competitive advantage. For long-term...
Published on October 26, 2011
Integrated Reporting - A New Model for Corporate Reporting
On September 12, 2011 The International Integrated Reporting Committee released its Public Discussion Paper “Towards Integrated Reporting: Communicating Value in the 21st Century”, this brief summarizes some of the key questions about this new development.
Published on October 17, 2012
Improving Shareholder Wealth
A successful business is one that creates value for its owners. Shareholder value analysis (SVA) is an approach which enables management to measure decisions and strategic alternatives in value terms.
Published on August 13, 2010
5 Tips to Becoming the Go To Person at Your Job
In the July issue of BusIndNews Michele Mark Levine has provided five tips to become the 'go to' person at your organization.
Published on August 01, 2011
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