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Anonymous
(Board of Directors, Audit Committee Chai..)
We may be issued a qualified opinion on our audited financials this year. We are opting to do this as we do not agree with the treatement of a specific item. We don't have much heartburn about this now and are very comfortable defending our position as to why we do not...
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Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
(Event Questions at Proformative)
  "We have founder that requires their own set of accounts be used in reporting, so we must convert our P&L into those accounts. How do you suggest I get out of doing that double-work?" This question was asked at a recent webinar, now available on-demand...
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
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  "Should capital expenditures, traditionally a cash flow item, and often a big line item, be presented in the management P&L? " This question was asked at a recent webinar, now available on-demand: "Designing a Great Management P&L" Please...
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Anonymous
(Controller/Finance Manager)
Does accrual of partner's (LLC-member) min tax distributions (not guaranteed payments like salaries) make sense and is a better alternative in some specific cases to a common practice of recording distributions as it occurs? I.e. if partners received a distribution in...
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Katherine Gledhill
Title: SVP of Finance
Company: Magnet Media, Inc.
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(SVP of Finance at Magnet Media, Inc.)
In a liquidating event, how is the equity related to the strike price of exercised options distributed? Does it get allocated to the existing shareholders based on the non-diluted share percentage prior to options conversions? Thanks in advance for your advice.
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Len Green
Title: Performance Improvement Consultant and E..
Company: BT Partners, LLP
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(Performance Improvement Consultant and E.. at BT Partners, LLP)
If you can recommend ERP software that specifically manages inventory using length units of measure (in addition to other units of measure), please let me know. This would be relevant to companies that distribute product (like rope, cable, piping, wire, etc.) that may be...
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
(Event Questions at Proformative)
  "Sometimes it is hard to identify fair market values for each of the elements in a sale. In real world, how do you approach that need especially when a market based pricing is not readily available?" This question was asked at a recent webinar, now...
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Carla Salazar
Title: CFO
Company: Crafts Americana
(CFO at Crafts Americana)
We currently use Great Plains version 10. It served us well but would like a package built on new technology, on the cloud, reliable and secure. At this point I would like to replace our Accounting package yet have the flexibility to part of an ERP system that would allow...
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Jennifer Duff
Title: Partner
Company: Management Stack, LLC
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(Partner at Management Stack, LLC)
The Industrial Revolution fueled economic growth, introduced free enterprise, and provided more opportunity to Americans as the need for more workers in factories skyrocketed.  Unfortunately, however, typical workdays during this era involved employees performing...
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Robertina Edwin
Title: Accounting Officer
Company: Eastern Caribbean Central Bank
(Accounting Officer at Eastern Caribbean Central Bank)
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
(Event Questions at Proformative)
  "Is the management P&L identically laid out company wide, from the BU/Product right up to the Board report?" This question was asked at a recent webinar, now available on-demand: "Designing a Great Management P&L" Please add your thoughts...
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Meenal Ingale
Title: CPA
Company: Tesaro Inc
(CPA at Tesaro Inc)
We are a small start-up biotech company and we are looking into streamlining our purchasing process. Any recommendations?
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Anonymous
(VP, Finance)
We are a small business (10 employees) across two locations. Right now, I am the only person who can create purchase orders and the approval process is manual. I am looking for an online solution that would allow several users to create purchase orders, send them on for...
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
(Event Questions at Proformative)
This question was asked by an attendee at a recent Proformative Cloud Computing and SaaS event: How limited is customization in a cloud computing or software as a service (SaaS) solution?  We need flexibiltiy as we grow to handle customized integrations and reporting....
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
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  "I have a concern that our accounting system that does not meet the needs of the modern modeler. I believe the system meets our core finance needs but how do we think about utilizing this system best to meet strategic reporting and analysis needs?" This...
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
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  "Can we totally eliminate excel as a financial analyst tool?" This question was asked at a recent webinar, now available on-demand: "How ‘Modern Modelers’ Will Take Over the World of Financial Analysis" Please add your thoughts about...
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
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  "What training can a modern modeler take (whether certification/designation) that is recognizable and adds value to any organization?" This question was asked at a recent webinar, now available on-demand: "How ‘Modern Modelers’ Will Take...
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
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  "What is the path for a standard accounting career background to move to a more strategic finance position? What skills should one attain and how can they be obtained?" This question was asked at a recent webinar, now available on-demand: "How ‘...
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
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  "How do you feel about google docs as a sharing mechanism?" This question was asked at a recent webinar, now available on-demand: "How ‘Modern Modelers’ Will Take Over the World of Financial Analysis" Please add your thoughts about it...
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Event Questions
Title: Event Questions
Company: Proformative
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  "Do you believe that data scientists will slowly supplant traditional finance roles (e.g. Financial Analyst) in most organizations?" This question was asked at a recent webinar, now available on-demand: "How ‘Modern Modelers’ Will Take...