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Richie Wohlers
Title: Controller
Company: Vision Mechanical Services
(Controller at Vision Mechanical Services) A question I've often wondered, but never asked: why are businesses expected to pay for meals when employees travel? What is the logic involved? If I work from the office, I am either bringing my lunch or going out and buying it. So, why should the business pay just...
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(Strategic program manager) Could anyone recommend a good way to do cash reporting out of Quickbooks by department and class?
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(Owner) I am looking to do a startup for a new LLC for a services business with most of the revenue earned via my website that is still under development. I reside in Ohio and will have a home office here as a single person LLC. Since I am starting this business from home until I...
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scott graves
Title: CFO
Company: Armstrong Teasdale LLC
(CFO at Armstrong Teasdale LLC) We are in the process of implementing Performance Boards in the Finance / Accounting department to document, track and drive performance.  Initially, we discussed tracking on a daily basis: # invoices processed (payables), # errors (payables), $ receivables collected...
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Besides your own personal network, what is the best way to get investors for a startup?
Stephen Helfrich
Title: CFO/Consultant
Company: In Transition/Consulting/Interim CFO
(CFO/Consultant at In Transition/Consulting/Interim CFO) I recently started working for a company that has a Mexican Mequilladora operation and they have not been correctly implementing FAS 52 as it applies to financial statement translation, so when I translated the Mexican operation's financial statements from Pesos to...
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(Sales representative) They are also saying that our home office/admin days are no longer allowed and do not count that time toward our work hours that day. I work in alcohol distribution and am required to put together wine lists, beer menus, cocktail lists, presentations, etc which I need to do...
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(Strategic program manager) Helping the team prepare travel budgets for FY19. Wanted to see if anyone has any average trip costs for domestic / international travel that I could use. Thinking something like: Airfare Domestic flight avg = $300-600/trip depending on distance Airfare Int'l avg = $7k per...
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Michael Jian
Title: Country CFO
Company: Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd
(Country CFO at Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd) CMA certification has been getting more popular in China. Some say management accountant consulting would be promising. However, it seems to me that rare consultants engage their jobs as management accountant. Finance management is quite common. How is it going in your...
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A. Chawla
Title: Student
Company: N.A
(Student at N.A) Manufacturing Companies and Auto Companies like Ford Motors have captive finance subsidiary to finance their customers and dealers to enhance sales. In the Financial Statements, sales (interest earned and accruing on finance receivables)  and expenses ( overheads and...
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(Division Finance Manager) I have Excel as my only source for forecasting and have been tasked with making it less detailed and simpler to use and follow. The challenge is that our industry is very direct labor driven and without planning out billable hours per customer, it becomes difficult to plan...
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(Director of Finance and Operations) Background: 15 person software company focused on enterprise-sales Scenario: Currently looking to move from our excel-based financial model into a more modern framework. Our current Financial Model takes into account key-drivers such as Sales Contracts (e.g Total Value,...
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(CFO) What's the best billing software that can automatically (non-manual) compute and prepare invoices for a revenue model that may be considered complicated? It is a professional service business that wants to go to a modified subscription model. It is also exploring if...
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Jenna Alcantara
Title: Bookkeeper
Company: Nick&susie
(Bookkeeper at Nick&susie) My family has a very small rental business and uses quickbooks 2015 for the bookkeeping. We have book keeper in one state, an a accountant in another. I'm wondering if the multi user will work for us or if we need the online package? Thank you.
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(Sales Manager) My Company is a ICT system Integrator and I am the sales manager. the Management wants to change the sales plan from Commission based on Turn over Numbers (Taking into consideration the Gross Profit Margin) to Commission based on Invoiced Numbers (Taking into...
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(CFO) My nonprofit went into real estate by purchasing a building that dwarfs the core c3 on the balance sheet. So depreciation/amortization expense is killing me. It seems like the only way for me to maintain net assets is to have a surplus greater than depr/amort and then...
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elizabeth kendall
Title: Manager, Inside Sales
Company: Anixter Power Solutions
(Manager, Inside Sales at Anixter Power Solutions) I have a customer that is wanting me to bill them for material we have not shipped them yet because they want to get the invoice in this months budget. The last company I worked for had a stringent training for SOX and I was always told never issue an invoice before goods...
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Chantell Soileau
Title: sales
Company: flooring direct
(sales at flooring direct)
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Allan Kaplan
Title: CFO
Company: Euclid Systems Corporation
(CFO at Euclid Systems Corporation) Looking for opinions - do you include the freight charges passed through to customers as top line revenue, or as a reduction of your cost of goods sold? Thanks.