FYI


Gary S. Schieneman, CPA, begins a two-year term with FASB on July 1, replacing Anthony T. Cope, who has joined the International Accounting Standards Board ( http://accounting.rutgers.edu/raw/fasb/news/nr051401.html ).

The United Kingdom’s accounting standards board appoints Douglas Flint to a three-year term ( www.frc.org.uk/publications/publication335.html ).

VIDEO

Excel walk-through: Sparklines

Want to liven up your spreadsheets with some color and graphical elements? Kelly L. Williams, CPA, Ph.D., shows how to use Excel sparklines, which illustrate data trends and patterns via small charts that fit in a single Excel cell.

PODCAST

What’s next for potential CPA licensure changes

A new model proposed by NASBA and the AICPA is designed with an eye on the future for newly licensed CPAs. The AICPA's Carl Mayes, CPA, provides background on the project and a look ahead to 2020.