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Anonymous
(Accounting Manager)
Has anybody renewed their CPA license with California Board of Accountancy by taking Proformative CPE? Per California board's website, there are some very specific requirements for...
Anonymous
(Assistant Manager)
I'm a European banker working in Bahrain in a wholesale bank branch (older off-shore license). In a nutshell, in my 11 years experience, I worked for top-tier banks with 3 years...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
  If you would rather read thousands of pages of tax code, jump out of a moving car that’s going 90 mph, or sing “You Light Up My Life” at the neighborhood...
Anonymous
(Controller)
I just got off of a call with a financial person at a UK company. I used the term "reclass" (as in reclassification entries) and he asked me what was meant by this. Is this...
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBA * Consulting LTD
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(President & CFO at SBA * Consulting LTD)
Are you actively involved with the Sales and Marketing Team(s) or do you just get their forecasts and quiz them on positive or negative variances? If you're involved, what is that...
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Randall Bolten
Title: CEO
Company: Lucidity
(CEO at Lucidity)
Again, we look at how the way numbers are presented can affect how the presenter’s integrity and ethics are perceived. But this time, we look at what’s omitted. Our...
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Randall Bolten
Title: CEO
Company: Lucidity
(CEO at Lucidity)
Yes, we’re still looking at Constant Contact’s (Nasdaq: CTCT) investor presentation (click here for the original document), and the topic is still how tiny changes in...
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Frank Armenio
Title: Senior Consultant
Company: Accounting Management Solutions, Inc.
(Senior Consultant at Accounting Management Solutions, Inc.)
There have been recent discussions about the CPA certification and its relevance to the hiring process.  Many of the discussions involved the debate on whether a CMA vs Certified...
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Adam Vandoski
Title: Partner
Company: Vantage Cost
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(Partner at Vantage Cost)
Editor’s Note: This is the final post in a three-part series on the different types of CFOs, CEOs, and how they can best communicate with each other. In this post, we offer...
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Randall Bolten
Title: CEO
Company: Lucidity
(CEO at Lucidity)
We know how tiny changes in the way we present numbers can have a huge impact on how well the information is understood. But do you know that those little things can...