Corporate Governance


The Business Roundtable, a trade group representing 150 of the nation’s largest companies, issues Principles of Corporate Governance ( www.brtable.org/pdf/704.pdf ). The publication provides a set of best practices for senior management, the board of directors and others in the corporate hierarchy to ensure companies comply with applicable regulations and deal fairly and candidly with shareholders, employees and the communities in which they do business.

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How to Excel pivot a general ledger

The general ledger is a vast historical data archive of your company's financial activities, including revenue, expenses, adjustments, and account balances. J. Carlton Collins, CPA, shows how to prepare data for, and mine data with, PivotTables.

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News quiz: Taking an economic snapshot and looking to the future

Recent news included IRS actions that affect individuals and partnerships and a possibly influential move by a Big Four accounting firm.Take this short quiz to see how much you know about the news.