Have We Forgotten Fixed Asset Accounting 101?

By: John L. Daly MBA, CPA, CMA, CPI If the final exam of your very first accounting class asked the following question, I suspect few of us would have gotten it wrong. Your company purchases a machine for $140,000.  Your operations manager estimates the company will use the machine for 15 years.  He estimates a … Continue reading

If you don’t pay attention, you’re going to be in trouble… Joann Cross is thinking about the near future

“Things are changing so fast, and life is so exciting. If you don’t pay attention, you’re going to be in trouble,” Joann Cross says. Cross is one of our highest-rated CPE instructors and when she speaks about teaching, it is easy to understand why. Although she holds a full-time position as professor of accounting at … Continue reading

How to Drive Up Employee Engagement and Retention

Regardless of the state of the economy, accountants and auditors remain in high demand. Attracting and retaining qualified, high performing staff continues to be a challenge. And that challenge will only grow as the economy improves and competition for scarce skills increases. So what can you do to drive up employee engagement and retention? From … Continue reading