Category Archives: Accounting

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TheGAAP.net is the provider of up to date accounting information, trends and changes, serving accountants and business people interested in Accounting for their businesses. For years, TheGAAP.net has provided Accounting; articles, surveys, employment opportunities, resource recommendations and accounting services by some of the best known speakers, companies and authors. TheGAAP.net is best known for “Filling in the Gaps for Canadian

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Current M&A Issues Event: Last Chance!!

M&A

TheGAAP.net & GTA Accountants Network Present: Current M&A Issues Sponsored by: John Preiditsch of Six S Partners ERP Consulting Free Raffle Prize: Android Tablet   Feb 13, 2018 5:30pm EST $80 CAD (+tax) The topic covered during this event is an update on current M&A issues affecting Canadian and global transactions. There will be two speakers for this event: David

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IAS 36 Impairment of Assets: Goodwill and Impairment

IFRS improves application

This month we’re looking what the IASB (International Accounting Standards Board) has been doing about improving the application of IAS 36 Impairment of Assets and specifically dealing with Goodwill and Impairment. The Board is looking at making the application of IAS 36 easier by using the unrecognized excess of the recoverable amount over the carrying amount of a cash‑generating unit

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Performance Management maximizes the likelihood of meeting objectives.

A. Comprehensive definition of performance management Performance Management (PM) is a continuous process that involves a collection of integrated activities aimed at ensuring company objectives are met. Business research has revealed that over 50% of work done in organizations directly conflicts with the organization’s strategic goals and priorities. Find out how to get employees back on task. Business research also

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Moving from GAAP to IFRS So many changes and so much to learn – A curse or an opportunity?

There is an ancient Chinese curse that goes something like this, “May you live in interesting times!” Well, these are definitely interesting times for accountants. Depending on your point of view, the numerous changes in the Canadian accounting landscape are either a curse or an opportunity. In Canada, Publicly Accountable Enterprises are changing from GAAP to IFRS and Private Enterprises

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AASB Decision Summary – October 16-18, 2017

update

At its recent meeting, the Board addressed a number of topics including Auditing Accounting Estimates, Auditor Reporting, Agreed-upon Procedures and Compilation Engagements. Read now! Visit TheGAAP.net daily to be kept up to date on accounting information, trends and changes. For years, TheGAAP.net has provided Accounting; articles, surveys, employment opportunities, resource recommendations and accounting services by some of the best known

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10 reasons to adopt dynamic performance management (DPM) – Reasons 8-10

2015 Hiring Trends - Financial Analysts & Senior Accountants

This article, which is the third of a three-part series, will continue demonstrating that effective performance management is the language of business improvement. Activating dynamic performance management (DPM) equips organizations to learn from mistakes and build on successes. This article will discuss the final three of 10 key reasons that adopting DPM provides a high return on investment.    

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10 reasons to adopt dynamic performance management (DPM) – Reasons 4-7

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We recently shared three important reasons that dynamic performance management, or DPM, should be considered for your organization. They were: the actualization of real customer value, the ability to convert data overload into information power, and the creation of a culture and business climate comprised of action and empowerment. In this second instalment, we share reasons 4-7 with you.  

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