Chapter 5 - Communicating and interpreting accounting information. After studying this chapter, you should be able to: Recognize the people involved in the accounting communication process, their roles in the process, and the guidance they receive from legal and professional standards; identify the steps in the accounting communication process, including the issuance of press releases, annual reports, quarterly reports, and SEC filings, as well as the role of electronic information services in this process;...
Chapter 5 - Communicating and interpreting accounting information. In this chapter you will learn: Recognize the people involved in the accounting communication process, their roles in the process, and the guidance they receive from legal and professional standards; identify the steps in the accounting communication process, including the issuance of press releases, annual reports, quarterly reports, and SEC filings, as well as the role of electronic information services in this process.
Accountancy is the process of communicating financial information about a business entity to users such as shareholders and managers. The communication is generally in the form of financial statements that show in money terms the economic resources under the control of management; the art lies in selecting the information that is relevant to the user and is reliable. The principles of accountancy are applied to business entities in three divisions of practical art, named accounting, bookkeeping, and auditing....
Chapter 1 - Financial statements and business decisions. After studying this chapter, you should be able to: Recognize the information conveyed in each of the four basic financial statements and the way that it is used by different decision makers, identify the role of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) in determining the content of financial statements, distinguish the roles of managers and auditors in the accounting communication process; appreciate the importance of ethics, reputation, and legal liability in accounting.
English for Accounting is part of the Express Series. It is an ideal course for students in employment, who want to communicate better in English.
This short, intensive course can be completed in 25-30 hours, so students make progress quickly.
English for Accounting can be used as a stand-alone course, for self-study using the interactive MultiROM, or alongside a coursebook such as International Express.
English for Accounting is part of the Express Series. It is an ideal course for students in employment, who want to communicate better in English. This short, intensive course can be completed in 25-30 hours, so students make progress quickly. English for Accounting can be used as a stand-alone course, for self-study using the interactive MultiROM, or alongside a coursebook such as International Express.
English for Accounting and Auditing has been specifically developed for people studying and working in accounting and auditing who need English to study higher programs or communicate in a variety of situations with colleagues and business partners. In this short course, students will learn the language related to accounting and auditing as well as ways toachieve their goals.
Advances in Quantitative Analysis of Finance and Accounting (New Series) is
an annual publication designed to disseminate developments in the quantitative
analysis of finance and accounting. It is a forum for statistical and quantitative
analyses of issues in finance and accounting, as well as applications of
quantitative methods to problems in financial management, financial accounting
and business management. The objective is to promote interaction between
academic research in finance and accounting, applied research in the financial
community, and the accounting profession....
With some six billion mobile subscriptions now in use worldwide, around three-quarters of the world’s inhabitants now have access to a mobile phone. Mobiles are arguably the most ubiquitous modern technology in some developing countries, more people have access to a mobile phone than to clean water, a bank account or even electricity. Mobile communications now offer major opportunities to advance human development from providing basic access to education or health information to making cash payments and stimulating citizen involvement in democratic processes.
Planning involves selecting a course of action and specifying how the action will be implemented. The first step in planning is to identify the various alternatives. Next, the alternative that does the best job of furthering the organization’s objectives is selected. Management’s plans are usually expressed in budgets. Typically, budgets are prepared annually under the direction of the controller, who is the manager of the accounting department.
Many times, the first question career-changers ask is, “Is this new
path right for me?” Our self-assessment quiz, coupled with the career
compasses at the beginning of each chapter, will help you to match your
personal attributes to set you on the right track.
Independent, private-sector organization whose trustees appoint the
members, provide funds, and exercise general oversight of the
Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), Governmental
Accounting Standards Board (GASB), and their respective advisory
Official promulgations by the Financial Accounting Standards Board
and, if not superseded, part of generally accepted accounting principles.
This book is about pricing issues in modern communications networks. Recent technology
advances, combined with the deregulation of the communication market and the
proliferation of the Internet, have created a new and highly competitive environment for
communication service providers. Both technology and economics play a major role in
this new environment. As recent events in the marketplace make clear, the success of a
communication services business is not guaranteed by new technology alone.
SugarCRM là một giải pháp dựa trên web của CRM được viết bằng PHP. SugarCRM có sẵn trong các flavour được gọi là Editions ("Community" – miễn phí, "Professional", và "Enterprise"). Để có cái nhìn tổng quan chi tiết về các editions khác, bạn có thể truy cập website của SugarCRM. Trong bài hướng dẫn sau đây chúng tôi trình bày cách cài đặt bản Community Edition miễn phí trên hệ thống Debian Squeeze hoặc Ubuntu 11.04 đã có nginx thay vì Apache.
The external audit is intended to enhance the credibility of the financial
statements of a firm. Auditors are supposed to verify and certify the quality
of financial statements issued by management. However, over the last several
decades, a substantial and increasing portion of an accounting firm’s total
revenues have been derived from consulting services of various kinds. Provision
of these nonaudit services can potentially hurt the quality of an audit
by impairing auditor independence because of the economic bond that is
created between the auditor and the client.
Chapter 1 - A framework for financial accounting. After completing this chapter, students will be able to: Describe the two primary functions of financial accounting, understand the business activities that financial accounting measures, determine how financial accounting information is communicated through financial statements, describe the role that financial accounting plays in the decision-making process.
This paper describes the application of the PARADISE evaluation framework to the corpus of 662 human-computer dialogues collected in the June 2000 Darpa Communicator data collection. We describe results based on the standard logﬁle metrics as well as results based on additional qualitative metrics derived using the DATE dialogue act tagging scheme. We show that performance models derived via using the standard metrics can account for 37% of the variance in user satisfaction, and that the addition of DATE metrics improved the models by an absolute 5%. ...
The topics discussed in this chapter are writing genres. On completion of this chapter students will know how to: identify key features of academic and business texts; recognise the difference between formal and informal register; use language appropriate to business settings, taking into account issues of power.
After you have mastered the material in this chapter, you will be able to: Describe factors associated with communicating useful information, differentiate between horizontal and vertical analysis, explain ratio analysis, calculate ratios for assessing a company’s liquidity, calculate ratios for assessing a company’s solvency, calculate ratios for assessing company management’s effectiveness, calculate ratios for assessing a company’s position in the stock market, explain the limitations of financial statement analysis.