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March 03, 2014

Life-long learning – What’s Your Plan to Remain Competent?

By Casey Foote

How do you retain your competence? Perhaps it isn’t something that you think about often with the avalanche of daily meetings, e-mail, phone calls and texts but it is something that every business p...

March 03, 2014

Your Revenue Recognition may not be Recognizable Soon!

By Kent Thomas

If you are a “finance geek”, this will not be news to you, however, if your world does not revolve around financial and accounting reporting standards, this may come as quite a surprise. The entit...

February 20, 2014

Mobile Learning

By Dave Chase

Years ago, when I was graduating from school I bought some sales 101 CDs to listen to on my drive to a new sales job.  Though the CDs are long gone and I’ve forgotten much of what I heard on those ...

February 18, 2014

Accounting fraud is on the rise! Is your Business at Risk?

By Dave Chase

In a recent study, PwC US found that 45% of businesses in the U.S. reported that they suffered some type of fraud in the past two years and 24 % experienced accounting fraud, typically embezzlement of...

February 13, 2014

Life Rules

By Dave Chase

Integrity: Grandpa’s right, a handshake is all we need You name and your word…two of your most valuable possessions.  Do NOTHING to mar them.  Karl Maeser, an educator once said, “Place...

December 17, 2013

The Case for an Outsourced CFO

By Kent Thomas

On November 25, 2003 I met with Rick Alden for the first time – in his home in Park City, Utah where he had been running Skullcandy for about a year. His business was modest but his vision was anyth...

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