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April 3, 2014
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Defining your position on the risk spectrum
By Ron Rael, CPA, CGMA
Organizations' first step in risk management should be clear communication to employees about what is risky and what is not.
   
 
   
Five apps every finance professional should have
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Top-performing CFOs set apart by five key things
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Using a well-developed planning and forecasting process to create effective business insights is one important trait of high-performing CFOs, a survey shows.
   
 
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Regulation demanding increased internal audit focus
Regulatory compliance duties in the wake of the global financial crisis are demanding attention from internal auditors, reducing their ability to focus on strategic business risks.
   
 
 
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Experts at an SEC panel discussion talked about best practices for defending sensitive systems and data against cyberattacks.
   
 
 
Critical lessons from the Peco Foods case
The Tax Court's Peco Foods ruling imparts several critical tax lessons for all taxpayers in an acquisition mode, regardless of whether they plan to pursue a cost-segregation study.
   
 
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CPA News to Know
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