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Zero-Based Budgeting Is Not a Wonder Diet for Companies
Zero-based budgeting (ZBB) is elegantly logical: Expenses must be justified for each new budget period based on demonstrable needs and costs, as opposed to the more common method of using last...
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To Hold Someone Accountable, First Define What Accountable Means
At the end of a meeting, most leaders know that they should recap next steps and determine who is accountable for each. As prescribed in the commonly used responsibility models — RACI, RAPID,...
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Keeping Up with Tech Is Accountants' Biggest Annoyance, Survey Says
The biggest technology “annoyance” faced by accountants is keeping up with changing software, according to a recent survey, with security and risk management in second place. The...
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How to tackle implementation of multiple high-profile accounting standards
A wave of significant accounting standard setting has created heavy compliance burdens that many company finance departments are struggling to handle. Just 37% of more than 140 companies surveyed by...
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Companies Still Behind on Implementing Revenue Recognition Standard
The majority of companies admit they are behind on implementing the new revenue recognition standard from the Financial Accounting Standards Board, according to a new survey, despite a delay of the...
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May 2016
16 - 17 Pacific Northwest Chapter Annual Meeting
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