Category Archives: Career

Stock Issued to Employees

Many companies offer stock to employees. If stock is available to all employees and may be purchased for at least 95% of its market value, then accountants need not record the discount portion of the employee compensation. The stock’s worth …

Preparing for the Position of Controller

Controllers play a key role in the function of a company. They provide the tools needed to steer the business towards financial success. Although a large part of a controllers job involves basic accounting, the controller is occupied with management …

The Accounting Profession

Many small business owners try to juggle the role of entrepreneur and accountant. While some are skilled at it, others need to hire an accountant to be responsible for the processing, reporting and auditing of their business’ financial information. Accountants …