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RK Paleru
Title: Executive Director, Systems, Analytics &..
Company: The George Washington University
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(Executive Director, Systems, Analytics &.. at The George Washington University)
My hypothesis, based on observations and discussions with industry analysts / consulting practitioners / senior executives, is that Finance Organizations have been slow adopters of...
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Regis Quirin
Title: Director of Finance
Company: Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP
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(Director of Finance at Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP)
This question was less important when the job market was in decline.  But as the economy recovers, business owners and senior managers will be faced with this question, more and...
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Joanie Mann
Title: Principal Consultant
Company: Cooper Mann Consulting
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(Principal Consultant at Cooper Mann Consulting)
  I’m a little concerned, and any professional in accounting and finance who works with small businesses should be just a little concerned, too.  Why?  Because...
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Paul Sharman
Title: President
Company: Focused Management Inc.
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(President at Focused Management Inc.)
The only reason we measure anything is to influence human behavior. The big question then is what should we measure? The answer in many organizations turns out to be everything....
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Anders Liu-Lindberg
Title: Regional Finance Business Partner
Company: Maersk Line Northern Europe
(Regional Finance Business Partner at Maersk Line Northern Europe)
In today’s fast paced world things are changing more and more rapidly. The lifespan of a corporation is shorter and shorter as start-ups are created with the sole aim of being...
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Julie Gilson
Title: consultant
Company: RoseRyan
(consultant at RoseRyan)
There’s a tension for finance organizations that go public. Throughout the year, they are faced with new rules from accounting standard-setters, new guidance from accounting...
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steve Sheridan
Title: controller
Company: dean lewis associates
(controller at dean lewis associates)
One of my colleagues told me a story I've heard often lately.  I've even seen it myself in other companies.  It's the story of upper-level management having...
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Samuel Dergel
Title: Director - Executive Search
Company: Stanton Chase International
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(Director - Executive Search at Stanton Chase International)
The closing of Target in Canada within a couple of years of the iconic US retailer expanding its business in an attempt to become multi-national in an attempt to complete and grow...
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Laurel Carney
Title: Content Writer
Company: Tallie
(Content Writer at Tallie)
Whether you’re flying out to meet with a client or present at a conference, traveling for business can be as costly as it is necessary. Sure, you’ve examined past expense...
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Ernie Humphrey
Title: CFO
Company: Biz Dimensions
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(CFO at Biz Dimensions)
The importance of effective communication is more critical than ever as the office of the CFO is taking on more ownership of results beyond the walls of finance. One skill that every...
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Steve Jackson
Title: Consultant
Company: RoseRyan
(Consultant at RoseRyan)
As the temperatures start to cool (even in California), the leaves on the trees are turning beautiful colors. And we’re also turning the corner to the new year. I believe...
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Regis Quirin
Title: Director of Finance
Company: Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP
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(Director of Finance at Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP)
There are many reasons why an organization may require turnaround assistance.  Rarely is it due to a single factor.  A business may find itself in need of assistance based on...
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Brad Smith
Title: CEO
Company: Rescue One Financial
(CEO at Rescue One Financial)
A debt settlement represents a process through which a creditor agrees to allow a debtor to pay less than the full amount due and owing on a loan or credit card in exchange for a...
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Joanie Mann
Title: Principal Consultant
Company: Cooper Mann Consulting
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(Principal Consultant at Cooper Mann Consulting)
Everything Old is New Again: Big Fat Phones and Desktop QuickBooks in the Cloud Every year that passes leaves some reminder of the time – some person or occurrence which...
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Ernie Humphrey
Title: CFO
Company: Biz Dimensions
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(CFO at Biz Dimensions)
This week’s Thought Leadership in Finance blog will feature a review of a Proformative webinar which focused on how an effective accounting close is accomplished in theory and...
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Arden Ng
Title: Sr. Director, Advisory Svcs
Company: High Street Partners
(Sr. Director, Advisory Svcs at High Street Partners)
If you’re an American business, there’s a good chance you’re not familiar with the particulars of Value Added Tax. But if you’re an American business with...
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Ernie Humphrey
Title: CFO
Company: Biz Dimensions
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(CFO at Biz Dimensions)
I recently moderated a Proformative webinar, Turbo-Charging 2015 Growth: How CFOs will Drive Success. The webinar offered an interesting CFO panel discussion that reviewed current 2015...
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Anders Liu-Lindberg
Title: Regional Finance Business Partner
Company: Maersk Line Northern Europe
(Regional Finance Business Partner at Maersk Line Northern Europe)
Some weeks ago Samuel Dergel, Executive Search Consultant and author of “Guide To CFO Success” posted a story proposing a new name added to the executive table –...
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Ernie Humphrey
Title: CFO
Company: Biz Dimensions
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(CFO at Biz Dimensions)
In an audit relationship a two-way street of learning can make the audit process much less painful for both parties. Conversations among practitioners often consist of complaining...
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Annette Nellen
Title: Professor
Company: San Jose State University
(Professor at San Jose State University)
  The Affordable Care Act (ACA) imposes a penalty on "applicable large employers" starting in 2014 (changed to 2015 by the Administration). An ALE is an employer with 50...
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