Accounting
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2/20/2019

Creating a budget can ease retirees' concerns about running out of money. Here is a step-by-step guide to developing a budget, starting with gathering financial records.

2/20/2019

Thinking deeply about motivation, planning carefully and tracking progress can help you create meaningful goals -- and then meet them.

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CPA Insider
2/20/2019

A taxpayer who ran an investment firm could not deduct legal and professional fees incurred during his divorce that were not related to his business or attributable to production of taxable income. Instead, they were personal expenses.

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The Tax Adviser
2/20/2019

Careful grooming of people is required to unleash innovation that sets a business apart from competitors.

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Financial Management
2/20/2019

Is this the year for cutting ties with a boss and going out on your own? Before you take that leap, think about all the advantages and challenges you would experience pursuing such a significant life decision.

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AICPA Insights
2/20/2019

Stock analysts have a reputation for being overly optimistic, but a report from the American Accounting Association indicates a good deal of pessimism in earnings forecasts. "The analyst tends to omit positive news from current quarterly earnings forecasts while revising such forecasts [downward] in response to negative news," the report states.

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CFO
2/20/2019

Jones was CFO and chief information officer at Southwest Stage Funding.

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HousingWire
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Mike Jones
2/19/2019

Informal power, which is separate from a person's job title, affects how much a person is able to get things done. Here are ways to determine whether you have informal power and suggestions for improving your standing.

2/19/2019

Limiting the number of folders used to categorize email is one way to reduce time spent managing your inbox. Other tips include using keyboard shortcuts and checking your inbox only hourly.

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MarketWatch
2/19/2019

Can you spot the warning signs of contract and procurement fraud, which poses risk to most organizations? Take this quiz and find out.