BDO Fixin’ to Acquire UHY Texas

Following up its purchase of Ohio's SS&G, BDO announced today that it had reached agreement with UHY Advisors to execute....err...acquire its Texas Practice: The UHY Texas practice provides a broad...
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Accounting News Roundup: Africa’s Accounting; Lots of Bad Managers; Stop Saying “I’m a Workaholic” | 11.18.14

Africa Makes Strides in Corporate Accounting, Governance [CFOJ]Blasphemy! "Just because they don’t have the best accounting records doesn’t mean they don’t have a good business." 70% of managers...
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When Worlds Collide: Cloud Apps and Financial Services

Trends suggest that cloud services will soon be the new norm for financial institutions. However, there are two major hurdles to clear when moving financial data out of an on-premises network to public...
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The Terrifying Numbers Behind a Whopping Marketing Failure

There are lots of scary things out there -- killer viruses, Earth-smashing meteors, the possibility of yet another Real Housewives show. But those are easy to dismiss and push to the farthest corner...
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You’re Not Really as Busy as You Claim

Back in my CPA review days, freaked out candidates would call me up and ask me how to make time to study for the exam. I mean, with jobs and lives and possibly spouses and/or needy children to worry about,...
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PwC Gives Up a $7 Million Audit Over a $105k Independence Conflict

Remember, kids, to check your independence at the door: Logitech International (LOGI) (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced a delay in the filing of its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter...
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Accounting News Roundup: Deloitte’s Internal Startups; Bragging About Audited Numbers; Facebook at Work | 11.17.14

Islamic finance body AAOIFI to discuss global accounting standards [Reuters]I'm sure this will cause some fretting over adoption of "Sharia GAAP." Deloitte offers its staff the chance to be the boss of...
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Don’t Eat Hours, You Idiots

With yet another busy season approaching, it's time to open Pandora's Box yet again and talk about how you're billing your time. Specifically, how you're not billing your time. Like sleeping with coworkers...
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Assessing Financial Performance — Developing Your Finance Skills

Assessing your financial performance can be one of the most important aspects in managing your business. Use this eBook to make sure you're doing it correctly.Chapter 1 - Financial Statement AnalysisChapter...
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Here’s Your Chance to Own a Yellow Corvette Thanks to the IRS

One taxpayer's loss is your gain! The IRS is offering up for auction a 2007 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 and a 2005 Chevrolet SSR Pickup, both painted in clean drug test piss yellow. They've also got a 2006...
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