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The Journal of the Global Accounting Alliance

05/12/2014
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How Do People Get Rich?

By David Trahair Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko explain how rich people get rich in The Millionaire Next Door. Most people dream of becoming millionaires. They want to live the life of luxury — vacationing on the French … Continue reading

04/12/2014
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The Importance of Corporate Barter

By Deanne Gage Want to improve the bottom line without affecting cash flow? Corporate barter is becoming an increasingly popular solution among Canadian companies. Hubert Wat (above), vice-president of global marketing at Canadian tour operator Rocky Mountaineer in Vancouver, is … Continue reading

05/08/2014
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The Importance of Management Accounting for Professional Accountants in Business

By George W. Russell New trends and the recent development of proposed global principles have pushed management accounting into the spotlight. George W. Russell looks at the evolution in the field and its practice in Hong Kong and China. Gary … Continue reading

14/04/2014
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Study Shows Ambitious Finance Execs Need to Network, Broaden Skillset

By Chris Baysden Large publicly listed companies continue to eliminate the COO position, a development that has important implications for the responsibilities and career paths of CFOs. Just 35% of Fortune 500 and S&P 500 companies employed a COO last year, according … Continue reading

14/04/2014
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How To Better Connect – and Communicate – Planning, Forecasting and Budgeting

By Ken Tysiac and Jack Hagel Finance professionals are taking on strategic duties in addition to traditional reporting and compliance roles, and they’re becoming more influential in their organisations. But they still have an opportunity to make significant improvements, particularly … Continue reading

20/02/2014
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Financial News and Advice from CPA Canada

By Tamar Satov China’s wealthiest getting richer the number of billionaires in China has tripled in the past five years, according to the Hurun Report’s China Rich List 2013. It counts 315 billionaires — including real estate tycoon Wang Jianlin (above) with … Continue reading