Good Controller/Bad Controller
The “goldilocks” controller has the right mix of skills and interests for your current challenges with the ability to scale the company.
A Controller Demonstrates Strategic Value
Why is a controller willing to roll up her sleeves and help business managers achieve their goals?
Why CFOs Shouldn’t Come From Public Accounting
Make the controller responsible for accounting and the CFO for financing — and have them report separately to the CEO, an ex-finance executive advises.
Controller Charged in Revenue Recognition Scheme
The SEC says a sales scheme that inflated financial results at Maxwell Technologies should have been detected by the former CEO and former controller.
Question of the Week: Should I Stay CFO at a $50M Co.?
In a Proformative discussion, a CFO asks if he should leave his current position for a controllership at a larger firm.
CFO Base Pay Rose 2.8% in 2016
But average pay raises for controllers and management-level finance team members were higher, according to the AFP.
Ex-CEO Fined $545,000 for Inflating Company’s Value
The former chief of TelWorx Communications falfsified earnings and revenue in the runup to an acquisition, the SEC says.