Accounts Payable: 25 Fixes for Profitability Problems
Date: Fri, Feb 08, 2013
Time: 02:00 P.M. ET
Duration: 1 hour
Category: Accounts Payable
Function: CFO, Controller, Accounts payable manager and staff, Internal auditor, Business owner
Ignore what seem to be minor issues and your organization's profitability will take a direct hit. Unfortunately, these losses are not easily spotted. Learn to identify and remedy the so-called killer problems that can derail good AP processes and controls, and eventually damage a company's bottom line.
After attending this Webcast, you will be able to:
- Identify the 25 profitability killer problems;
- Determine which of the problems are lurking within your organization;
- Effectively investigate the problems;
- Take steps to eliminate the problems at your company; and
- Implement practices to ensure the problems don't return.
The first step in thwarting these problems is giving these devilish details the attention they deserve -- mainly because the solutions aren't elaborate or expensive; they simply involve identifying the mistakes and rectifying them.
Join this Webcast with CFO contributor and AP Now editorial director Mary Schaeffer as she identifies 25 mistakes or oversights -- all culled from her work with clients -- that all seem minor, until they result in major headaches and financial losses tied to the original errors.
This Webcast does not currently offer the opportunity to earn continuing professional education (CPE) credit. We invite you to stay tuned to CFO.com for future Webcasts that will offer attendees opportunities to earn CPE credit.
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About the Presenter
Mary Schaeffer is a leading author on accounts payable best practices and an expert on the changing responsibilities of accounts payable operations. She is editorial director of AP Now, a leading source of accounts payable information for the business and finance community, and author of the book Accounts Payable and Sarbanes-Oxley: Strengthening Your Internal Controls (John Wiley & Sons) and 15 other business books. Before turning to writing and consulting full time, she worked in the finance and treasury departments of several large companies, including The Equitable Life Assurance Society and Olympia & York.
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