Before You Buy Accounting Software

Before You Buy Accounting Software

For accountants at mid-sized and small companies, buying software isn’t a regular occurence. Companies don’t invest as heavily in accounting as they do in marketing and IT. And when they do, the focus is often short-sighted – software is purchased to meet an immediate...
Accounting Department Best Practices

Accounting Department Best Practices

Turnover, major projects, and organizational changes can make it difficult for teams to work together effectively, despite all of your best efforts. Every now and then, it’s worthwhile to do a gut check on how well your team is functioning. The more you operate as a...
Excel Accounting Tips and Tricks for Success

Excel Accounting Tips and Tricks for Success

Why Excel? If you’ve ever tried to format your spreadsheets in Excel, you know that it can be time-consuming. Businesses of all sizes and across industries rely on it to collate their data and to see the bigger picture. Though we know that Excel is limited when...
GASB 13: A Comprehensive Example

GASB 13: A Comprehensive Example

Similar to the FASB and IASB, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board released guidance updating the accounting for lease agreements. GASB No. 87, Leases, is effective for applicable governmental entities for reporting periods that begin subsequent to December 15,...