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Chris Shumate
Title: Corporate Accountant
Company: Empire Corporation of Tennessee, Inc.
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(Corporate Accountant at Empire Corporation of Tennessee, Inc.)
What are new staffers missing when it comes to their knowledge of financial analysis? It becomes easier for us as we progress in our career to read financial information and know what...
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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...
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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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Samuel Sam
Title: Assistant Controller
Company: SamuelSam
(Assistant Controller at SamuelSam)
I'm a CMA and also want to get the CPA designation. Or is there a waiver for some part of the CPA?
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Darian Tran
Title: HR Consultant
Company: Self Employed
(HR Consultant at Self Employed)
The Millennial generation, which includes those born between 1980 and 2000, are currently the largest living generation in the United States. According to the Pew Research Center, 74....
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C S Bud Kulesza
Title: "The Man of Many Hats"
Company: Budkulesza.com
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("The Man of Many Hats" at Budkulesza.com)
Leadership is my passion and I love to ask this question from time to time to gauge the responses and reconfirm my own beliefs. Please share your insights as to how you would answer...
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Emerson Galfo
Title: CFO
Company: C-Suite Services
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(CFO at C-Suite Services)
Following the announcement of the resignation (forced?) of Priceline's CEO following an investigation about his relationship with someone within the company, what are your thoughts...
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Anonymous

I have my thoughts on this but was curious what the group thought was better training to be CFO and/or controller? MBA or CPA or CMA or what? I recognize they are two different...
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M. Feldman
Title: Controller
Company: Private
(Controller at Private)
I’m part of a small group tasked with planning a corporate retreat. The purposes in general are relaxation, team-building and brainstorming new ideas. I’ve got the...
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Anonymous
(CFO)
What are some helpful tips you can provide that you have found to be useful in easing public speaking or presentation stress?
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Courtney O'Callaghan
Title: Director of Financial Reporting
Company: Insurance Company NJ
(Director of Financial Reporting at Insurance Company NJ)
I read that there was a resource library with policies and procedures but I can't seem to find it on the site.
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Aaron Codak
Title: Client Services Finance manager, North A..
Company: Kantar Finance Services (Shared Service ..
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(Client Services Finance manager, North A.. at Kantar Finance Services (Shared Service ..)
What accounting/finance/management/other associations or memberships are you a part of that have been proven beneficial to you personally or in your career?   Thank you in...
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Anonymous
(Accounting Manager)
Hi, I'm in the cross roads of my career and have about 10 years of experience. I have worked in public accounting, I've been an Accounting Manager, FP&A Manager and...
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Anonymous
(Assistant Controller)
I have no public accounting experience & I’ve been working in one particular segment for the past 17 years. I’m little over 40. The recruiters insist I will get better...
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Anonymous
(Mr.)
I am new to this forum and am not sure if its right to ask this question here. I am a Commerce Graduate and awaiting results for CMA Part 2 test in December. I have close to 5 years...
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Anonymous
(National Mobilization Director - Mobiliz..)
The Oregon Society of CPA's says that we cannot list more than 16 hours of "non-technical" CPE per reporting period. Do you somehow identify non-technical CPE on your...
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Kate West
Title: CFO
Company: West Consulting Group
(CFO at West Consulting Group)
I'm speaking to a group of college students later in the week about creating a professional growth strategy for themselves. If you could talk to your college-aged self, what advice...
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Ernie Humphrey CTP
Title: Executive Director
Company: The CFO Alliance
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(Executive Director at The CFO Alliance)
I have been very active on Proformative since 2009, and I am proud to be an instructor for Proformative (https://www.proformative.com/courses), Proformative's online...
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Ernie Humphrey CTP
Title: Executive Director
Company: The CFO Alliance
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(Executive Director at The CFO Alliance)
I have been fortunate to have what most would consider an interesting career. I have worked for many types of businesses and organizations, and have had the opportunity to interact...
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Samuel Dergel
Title: Director - Executive Search
Company: Stanton Chase International
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(Director - Executive Search at Stanton Chase International)
With 2015 approaching, many senior financial executives are thinking about what the new year will mean to their workload; deadlines, projects, bonuses (both to pay and to be received...