Mothers' wisdom for successful living can translate into a successful career. The author of this post gives five examples of mothers, including Michelle Obama, Cher Wang and Sara Blakely, and the lessons businesses should take away.
The Internal Revenue Service announced it will change its Schedule M-3 filing requirements for corporations and partnerships with assets between $10 million and $50 million. The goal is to simplify reporting for these entities. The change goes into effect for the tax year ending Dec. 31, 2014.
Finance officers should be prepared to help sell corporate customers on the merits of green products and sustainable business practices, says Jeff Richard, CFO of Safety-Kleen Systems. It's possible for CFOs to start conversations with their counterparts about the ways going green can save money, Richard explains, preparing the ground for subsequent sales pitches.