April 5, 2016

Top Financial Accounting Internal Controls

Top Ten Financial Accounting Internal Controls The Internal Control Procedures Series provides a risk reducing framework of financial internal controls for the ten core accounting cycles — these cycles make up the accounting body of knowledge.  Each financial cycle focuses on a key element of business accounting and, therefore, should be covered in your company’s financial accounting policies and procedures manual.
June 22, 2015

What Are Common Accounting Methods?

Accounting methods and accounting standards are typically defined within your accounting manual, which also defines your policies, procedures, and internal controls for Sarbanes Oxley and other compliance needs.
June 12, 2015

Static Versus Dynamic Control

Historically, compliance has been the focus of most knowledge management systems but, can you really have compliance without control?
April 4, 2015

How a Financial Control System Gets Results

A financial control system of well-defined processes is not only about control or compliance, it is also about consistently striving to do a little better.
April 6, 2014

Do You Know What Types of Processes Exhibit Control?

By adopting policies and procedures, organizations are commonly trying to address one or more needs, like gaining or increasing control over their processes.
June 17, 2013

How Does an Accounting System Work?

We can thank the 14th and 15th century Italian merchants for developing the double-entry method of accounting still in use today.
June 15, 2013

What Are Accounting Management Systems?

Do you understand how your Accounting Policies and Procedures integrate with the accounting rules and concepts to produce the internal controls you need?
February 11, 2013

How Much Business Capital Do You Need?

Do you know how much business capital your company needs to fuel your growth? Balance debt and equity to optimize your financial management.