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Mathew King
Title: CFO
Company: Austin Habitat for Humanity
(CFO at Austin Habitat for Humanity)
I would like to find a testing suite that covers Emotional Intelligence (EI), but can't find one out there. If you are aware of one would you please share? I have looked at...
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Nelda Alston
Title: Office Manager
Company: Professional Retail Store Maintenance As..
(Office Manager at Professional Retail Store Maintenance As..)
My goal this year is to reduce credit card fees. There are so many different type of cards & various fees associated with them, it is hard to tell if I am getting a good rate fee...
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Anonymous
(Manager)
Any time-saving tips for simplifying the consolidated financial statements reporting process? In terms of just the software piece of it, I feel like we’ve outgrown QuickBooks....
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John Kogan
Title: CEO/CFO
Company: Proformative, Inc.
(CEO/CFO at Proformative, Inc.)
We are looking for recommendations for a consultant or a firm that does corporate finance (and related titles) talent assessment, gap analysis and the like on a title by title basis (e...
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Anonymous
(Board Advisor and Investor)
I'm used to working with the bulge-bracket banks, so I'm not as familiar with the small, specialty firms. I'm consulting some high tech start ups and one of them would like...
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Anonymous
(Internal Audit Manager)
We are strengthening our HR controls and want to institute annual re-certification by all employees to our Code of Conduct. Does anyone know of any hr compliance software that can do...
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Anonymous
(Partner)
We are a small business. We have just received a renewal quote for a medical insurance from a major carrier. The costs went up 47%. Additional, the cost will vary by each participant (...
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Anonymous
(CFO)
We are a small medical device company with an 8-person US direct sales team. We are concluding negotiations for a distribution agreement with one of the world's largest...
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Anonymous
(Accounting Assistant)
Hello: I'm looking into policies and procedures specific to a professional services company. I've identified three I think are specific: - document and data control related to...
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Anonymous
(CFO)
About 20% of our staff works off-site (out of the area, not telecommuters) and they are reimbursed for a multitude of home office and travel expenses. Some of the staff work remotely...
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Rob Wiseltier
Title: CFO
Company: The Channel Company
(CFO at The Channel Company)
Can anyone share their structure for HR? We are a 186 person media company with 4 locations. We have a Director of HR and a generalist and together, they handle all employee relations...
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Anders Liu-Lindberg
Title: Finance Manager
Company: Maersk Drilling USA Inc
(Finance Manager at Maersk Drilling USA Inc)
In this recently published article on hbr.org (http://hbr.org/2014/07/its-time-to-split-hr/ar/1) the author advocates for splitting HR into an admin part residing under the CFO and a (...
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Anonymous
(Board Advisor and Investor)
I'm helping some small companies set up their infrastructure and ramp up operations, sales, etc. These companies are hiring bulk of their staff in one location, but they also have...
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Anonymous
(CEO)
My sales staff has gone from a commission only structure to a base & commission structure and I don't think that it is working well. I was hoping for some advice about how to...
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Kieran Leiper
Title: CFO
Company: One, Inc.
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(CFO at One, Inc.)
We are close to closing on a round of financing that will result in hiring of a sales force and is likely to grow our revenue substantially. I will finally be able to grow from a...
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david swartz
Title: CFO
Company: X
(CFO at X)
Looking for something that is turn key and easy to use- as well as inexpensive.   anyone have any thoughts? 
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James Morales, CFA
Title: FP&A Manager
Company: Simply Health Care Plans
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(FP&A Manager at Simply Health Care Plans)
Hi folks, Just curious what kind of thresholds your companies use - to decide whether to capitalize an asset or not - record a prepaid expense - force a PO to be created vs charged on...
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Anonymous
(Director)
A business has been incorporated and shares of common stock will be issued to the owners based upon predetermined percentages of ownership. The owners have not contributed any equity...
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Anonymous
(Controller)
Hi all, I'm the recently hired Controller of a new spin off company.  They currently don't have an accounting system (accounting is being handled by the TopCo) and I'm...
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Peggy Wiley
Title: VP Finance
Company: Cellscape Corporation
(VP Finance at Cellscape Corporation)