Consulting vs. Industry Roles – Pros & Cons (from someone who has done both!)

After completing my MBA, I knew I wanted to be a member of the Corporate Finance function at a large

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Top 8 Reasons to Hire a Consultant

Why hire a consultant? Consultants can be valuable assets to your company and contribute in ways your current team may not be equipped to handle. They can also open the door to future opportunities that will benefit your company in the long run.

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Consultant Spotlight: Stephanie Peterson Earns Excel 2016 Expert Certification

We are pleased to announce that Stephanie Peterson has achieved her Excel 2016 Expert Certification. This certification requires candidates to have an advanced understanding of the Excel environment and the ability to guide others to the proper use of the program’s features.

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Forecasting the Unexpected

Forecasting is one of the most crucial activities that organizations frequently conduct. Forecasts can be operational or financial, and in most cases, they are interdependent. Even though we have all heard phrases such as, “Stay on plan!” or “Don’t be way off the last forecast,” the reality is that finance and accounting professionals jump into forecasting as soon as the official finance close is over.

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Bridgepoint Consulting Names Co-Leaders to Drive Firm’s Growth Strategy

Bridgepoint Consulting, an Addison Group company, announced that Michael Johnson and Manuel Azuara have been promoted to Managing Principals. Michael

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Non-Financial Institutions Are Being Impacted by The CECL Deadline

With the credit loss accounting standard update deadline coming up this December, non-financial institutions are now trying to catch up

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The August 2019 Jobs Report: Steady Rates

The U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics released its State Unemployment and Unemployment Summary for August 2019 toward

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Treat Your Budget Like a Strategic Asset

For some companies, budgets are soley completed for the sake of keeping the Board happy and for departments to justify

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How CFO’s Are Boosting Cybersecurity on a Budget

Today, cybersecurity is no longer considered solely a technology risk. In recent years, CFOs have become more involved in the

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Learning From Companies That Implemented ASC 842

The ASC 842 is a new standard that is impacting both lessees and lessors and creating a significant compliance challenge

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The Pace of Change is Now a Top Emerging Risk

With the rapidly changing business landscape, companies are growing concerned over their abilities to keep up, due in part to

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IPO Preparation Tips

Many companies have decided to go public due to the healthy stock market. However, going public is a major decision

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