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Kathleen Reardon
Title: Controller
Company: South Shore YMCA
(Controller at South Shore YMCA)
Hello, has anyone here used or implemented Docuware? looking for feedback on pros/cons. if a quick discussion is preferred over e-mail please let me know.. thanks!
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBAConsulting.com
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(President & CFO at SBAConsulting.com)
"Not every object should connect to our smartphones—and if it does, it should at least work" is the subtitle to this article in the WSJ. It's all about IOT and the gadgets that are being developed. One could logically apply this to metrics and KPI's...
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My company is experiencing going concerns and I think it may only be time before it goes under. I am not yet actively looking but have updated my resume. I get contacted here and there from recruiters and they ask about my situation. When they ask me why I am considering...
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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)
I’m trying to get a handle on private sector practices regarding sick pay compared to what is offered in school districts. Do you have any info you can share on what most companies (mid-sized-say 250 to 1000 employees) do regarding: 1. Tracking paid sick (not FMLA)...
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Anonymous
(Senior Accountant)
Hi All, I worked in public accounting for almost 4 years and tested for the CPA. However, 2 review courses and 3 "74's" on REG was enough for me to call it quits. I'm currently the senior accountant in a tech company, and I know I will most likely never go...
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBAConsulting.com
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(President & CFO at SBAConsulting.com)
I'm always looking for new assignments, clients, jobs. So if a recruiter contacts me, I return the call. I have to be honest, I have yet to find a recruiter worth their salt, but I digress. I've learned years ago who never to bother with (KForce comes to mind,...
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Tim Williams
Title: CFO
Company: Private
(CFO at Private)
I am being asked to "shop for" an audit firm that can handle the growth we plan  to experience. What are the main differences between the big four accounting firms? Are any of them better for technology companies? Or does anyone know of  a regional firm...
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBAConsulting.com
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(President & CFO at SBAConsulting.com)
Interesting article in CFO.com. http://ww2.cfo.com/training/2016/05/companies-dont-need-cfos-to-be-cpas-anymore-accounting/ The author claims "Among the last 50 CFO searches that I have completed over the past 18 months, only one client indicated that a CPA was highly...
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Jerry Highberger
Title: VP Operations/CFO
Company: Mark Systems
(VP Operations/CFO at Mark Systems)
We're a small software company that is growing, and we're in hiring mode. We want to be competitive in our job offers, and were wondering what everyone else is doing. Right now, we cover the employee only, and he/she is out of pocket for family coverage. What are...
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Keith Perry
Title: Consulting CFO and Business Operations A..
Company: Growth Accelerator
(Consulting CFO and Business Operations A.. at Growth Accelerator)
This question comes up periodically now that options pricing (and related share pricing) is getting to be more rigorous. The basic question is "how do they come up with that number?" Sure, I studied this in school, but does anyone have a resource to explain it in...
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John Doe
Title: CFO
Company: Highrise Productions
(CFO at Highrise Productions)
We are trying to make a SOP for booking travel details for employees without corporate credit cards, but we have not found a way that is easy and efficient. Ideas?
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SALU MUHAMMAD
Title: MANAGER ACCOUNTS
Company: TMRAC
(MANAGER ACCOUNTS at TMRAC)
I found an urgent issue and need to get help regarding transaction in Peachtree accounting software: The system allows to input nine digit on screen. If I have to input a very great number e.g. 1 billion (1,000,000,000.00), how can I change any setting for this requirement?
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preeti pateria
Title: AVP- Finance
Company: EXL
(AVP- Finance at EXL)
In a case where lots of entries are falling in GL and currently take 2-3 months to identify if these are to be expensed off or to be capitalized- in that situation, should some sort of accrual be made for expenses that did not hit the p&l or depreciation?
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Anonymous
(Office Manager)
I am the Office Manager to a small but growing engineering consultant firm. When I was hired 2 years ago our staff included just the Owner, another engineer, a CAD technician and me. Now we are up to 8 and the Owner has told me he'd like to put me on the track to become...
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBAConsulting.com
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(President & CFO at SBAConsulting.com)
Mike Ozanian of Forbes claims in his recent article that Alibaba's operating cash flow doesn't jive with earnings. What ratios do you use to determine possible fraud? http://www.forbes.com/sites/mikeozanian/2016/05/26/alibabas-problems-may-go-beyond-sec-investigation
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D M
Title: AC
Company: Lattice
(AC at Lattice)
To Finance/Accounting Oracle ERP/CRM Users - My company is going live with Oracle ERP/CRM in the next year and I'm trying to benchmark the useful life to use for the Oracle implementation asset on our books. The more responses I receive, the stronger my conclusion. I...
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(Accounting Professional)
Presently, my company has been purchased by another company. Currently our employees are paid biweekly since most are paid on a fee basis type of payment schedule meaning they have several different rates. Additionally they are paid on a two week lag. We only have 4 people...
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Sharon Desser
Title: Director of Finance
Company: sharondesser
(Director of Finance at sharondesser)
I was tasked with preparing pro forma financial statements for 2013-2015 by a Board Member who is responsible for secure capital investment. I prepared these reports, which in excel, without wholesale changes to the QuickBooks file. I prepared the spreadsheets with columns...
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBAConsulting.com
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(President & CFO at SBAConsulting.com)
An article on Bloomberg discusses disagreement between the SEC and Financial Accounting Standards Board on how carried interest should be reported. Besides the merits and weaknesses in both arguments, one wonders if the utter complexity of either method, revised or not,...