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Salena Oppus
Title: Senior Consultant
Company: RoseRyan Inc.
(Senior Consultant at RoseRyan Inc.)
So you just walked through the doors as the new CFO. You’ve already met the key players, you understand your role, and you have a pretty good understanding of the company. Only...
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Jyoti Prakash
Title: Sr. Executive
Company: Stellar Data Recovery
(Sr. Executive at Stellar Data Recovery)
  By taking an initiative to develop an accounting software application like QuickBooks, Intuit has created a lot of buzz in the industry. Specifically designed for payroll...
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Curtis Verschoor
Title: CEO
Company: C. C. Verschoor & Associates
(CEO at C. C. Verschoor & Associates)
A new survey highlights ways companies can improve their corporate culture, while governments try to hold individuals more accountable with oaths, delayed bonuses, and penalties....
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
As you’re likely aware, you can establish automatic, unattended back-ups of your QuickBooks data. Further, if you’re using the cloud based QuickBooks Online, then...
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Joe Wallin
Title: Partner
Company: Davis Wright Tremaine
(Partner at Davis Wright Tremaine)
  Crowdfunding, despite its popularity, is still misunderstood. Many people are familiar with rewards crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo based on widely publicized...
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Ernie Humphrey
Title: Experienced Financial Professional & CEO
Company: 360 Thought Leadership Consulting
(Experienced Financial Professional & CEO at 360 Thought Leadership Consulting)
I have been fortunate to have what most would consider an interesting career. I have worked for many types of businesses and organizations, and have had the opportunity to interact...
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Annette Nellen
Title: Professor
Company: San Jose State University
(Professor at San Jose State University)
Someone recently asked me what federal tax issues are still outstanding regarding DOMA and the effect of the June 2013 Windsor decision.  There are still a few income tax issues...
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Pat Voll
Title: Vice President
Company: RoseRyan
(Vice President at RoseRyan)
It’s time to test your current events knowledge: Which major retailer acknowledged having to spend $88 million related to a mega data breach in its most recent 10-Q, with more...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
Intuit continues to expand the special features that make Enterprise more powerful than the Pro and Premier products. QuickBooks 2015 Enterprise adds a number of very interesting...
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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)
To anyone perpetuating the misconceptions that CFOs are accountants, bean counters or number crunchers – among many other outdated stereotypes – it’s time to put them...
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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)
“On August 12, 2014, the Board of Directors and the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of Ocwen Financial Corporation, after consultation with Deloitte & Touche LLP,...
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Annette Nellen
Title: Professor
Company: San Jose State University
(Professor at San Jose State University)
In July, the IRS issued the final rules allowing most payee statements issued either in paper or electronically to use a truncated Social Security Number or Employer Identification...
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Robert Kugel
Title: Senior Vice President
Company: Ventana Research
(Senior Vice President at Ventana Research)
“What’s next?” is the perennially insistent question in information technology. One common observation about the industry holds that cycles of innovation alternate...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
Let’s take a look at what is new for accountants in QuickBooks 2015. But first, let’s clarify a few things before we dig in. QuickBooks Accountant is a product by Intuit...
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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)
Much has been said and written about good and bad managers. However if I had to pick just one trait that separates the good managers from the bad ones it is that good managers are...
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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)
OK let me start by saying that I work in Finance and have been for my whole career, at least since I graduated, but there was a time when I considered working in HR as well. You can...
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Ernie Humphrey
Title: Experienced Financial Professional & CEO
Company: 360 Thought Leadership Consulting
(Experienced Financial Professional & CEO at 360 Thought Leadership Consulting)
As virtual meetings continue to become more and more prevalent, and are more challenging than in-person meetings in terms of delivering value to each and every meeting attendee, I...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
  Intuit has told add-on software developers that they are discontinuing Intuit Sync Manager and services that support it on March 1st of 2016. Yes, a year and a half from now....
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Lynn Fountain
Title: MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv..
Company: Business Consultant
LinkedIn Profile
(MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv.. at Business Consultant)
If you’ve read my blogs, you’ve probably realized I like to make corollaries. Career paths can be a bit like Dorothy’s trip to Oz and her walk down the yellow brick...
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Lynn Fountain
Title: MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv..
Company: Business Consultant
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(MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv.. at Business Consultant)
If you've ever visited a hospital emergency room, you may be familiar with the frequently asked question -  "On a scale of 1-10, how significant is your pain?"...
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