Do you view the accounting professional as little more than a bean counter with a calculator? If this is you, be prepared to lose your business to the taxman and your customers to the competition – or at least the competition smart enough to hire an accountant.
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What’s your working capital IQ? Take this quiz to learn how much you know about managing current assets in order to meet all current obligations. The formula for determining the working capital is easy; the tricky part is determining its efficiency to ensure an entity’s safety margin of liquidity.
How good are you at recognizing accounting irregularities? Here’s a quiz that will test your knowledge of some of the most notorious accounting scandals. This could serve as an effective way of making sure you’ll be making the right financial decisions.
What are some of the mega giants who have lost it all in bankruptcy filings? Here, we’ll take you through a pictorial look at ten of them with a synopsis on what went wrong with each. Bankruptcy is never fun, but maybe some of these companies should have seen it coming.
Late night talk show host David Letterman once said, “There’s no business like show business, but there are several businesses like accounting.” Surprisingly, there are many famous folks who studied accounting and even passed the prestigious CPA exam. Here we take a look at ten of them!
Cash basis accounting is one of two methods being used to record business transactions and many prefer this over the accrual method because it is less complicated. However, is it really? Test yourself to find out if you can figure out problems using cash accounting terminology.