CFO.com’s CPM conference: CFOs see FOs

This January 30th the publisher CFO.com, that ranks roughly third of fifty financial media publishers in circulation behind the Wall Street Journal and The Economist, will host their popular CFO.com Corporate Performance Management (CPM) conference in New York City. The theme will be “Accelerating High Performance: Tactics, Tools, and Technology.” […]

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Future Trends in Management Accounting

Each year I receive an honor to present at the Institute of Management Accountants annual conference. The speaker topics for this conference provide good indicators as to what the hot topics might be of the near future for the accounting profession. This year’s recent conference in Tampa, Florida highlighted two […]

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Managerial Accounting vs. the Attest Function

In response to my recent post, Does Financial Accounting Deserve Superiority Over Managerial Accounting?) I received a thoughtful e-mail from Jim Horsch, former chair of the Board of Regents of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants who served on the IMA Board of Directors for 16 years. He is currently […]

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Does Financial Accounting Deserve Superiority Over Managerial Accounting?

In sports there are some legendary rivalries. In baseball, it’s the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox. In college football, University of Michigan and the Ohio State University. But how about that classic rivalry between financial accountants and managerial accountants? Financial accountants, typically CPAs who produce or audit […]

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