Post-Election Advice for CFOs: Keep Calm and Carry On
Lessons learned from Donald Trump's presidential campaign can help CFOs respond to the election's impact on their organizations.
Corporate Performance Isn’t All about Financial Results
Integrated reporting that includes measures of sustainability and social performance point to a better corporate future.
Why Conflict Minerals Disclosure is Serious Business
Though compliance is still far out, Dodd-Frank's conflict minerals and resource extraction rules should be on every CFO's radar screen.
XBRL is Not Just Another Compliance Burden
Keeping on top of accurate XBRL tagging can help a company stay one step ahead of any potential SEC investigations or increased scrutiny.
Growing Companies Need Internal-Controls Help
In the wait for COSO's internal control guidelines due out in May, CFOs and their staffs, particularly those from small and medium size entities, may need to do some prep work.
Why Cost Cutting Isn’t Just for Crises
Reducing costs and maintaining financial control should be seen as forward-looking growth strategies.
Five Ways CFOs Can Survive the Fiscal Cliff
Whatever the outcome of the crisis is, senior finance executives should be thinking about what happens next.
SEC Should Push for XBRL Convergence
If overseas companies fail to adopt the computer language, full transparency and accessibility to global financial information would be lost.
Other Comprehensive Income: The Burden that Won’t Go Away
CFOs and senior executives can still face substantial reporting burdens and added line items when they reclassify OCI.