GAA Accounting

The Journal of the Global Accounting Alliance

17/02/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Views from the outside

By Jemelyn Yadao In a bid to diversify, many accounting firms are looking outside the profession for their leadership talent. Jemelyn Yadao talks to partners and managers who aren’t equipped with accountancy skills, but have unique know-how that adds value to … Continue reading

11/10/2016
by GAA Accounting
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Future enterprise: assessing forms of business

We consider how our current forms of business have developed over time and the constraints they impose. Do we need more flexible business forms to support future growth? Business is conducted through a variety of legal forms including companies and … Continue reading

18/02/2016
by GAA Accounting
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Doing business in… Colombia

By Jennifer Campbell Colombia is affirming its place on the economic world stage with new trade agreements and significant GDP growth. Colombia has been an economic darling on the world stage, with real GDP growth of more than 4% from … Continue reading

16/02/2016
by GAA Accounting
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From CFO to CEO

By Robin Lynam Top-notch analytical skills and a strong strategic mind-set are well-known characteristics of a chief financial officer, which are also important attributes for those who are looking to become chief executive officer. Robin Lynam talks to some successful … Continue reading

11/08/2015
by GAA Accounting
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8 best practices for aligning strategy, planning, and risk

by Joanne Sammer, Kenneth W. Witt and Paul R. Bacon Providing effective governance presents boards and management with a formidable challenge. Here’s how one company does it. Success in business is influenced by many factors: effective strategy and execution; deep … Continue reading

16/10/2014
by GAA Accounting
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How to Build a Good Rapport with Your Colleagues

By Ben Carpenter Four things you can do to keep a positive reputation with your colleagues. Many employees believe they have to worry about pleasing only their higher-ups; the reality is that your boss’s perception of you is largely going … Continue reading