Academic journal article Journal of Accountancy

Smart Stops on the Web

Academic journal article Journal of Accountancy

Smart Stops on the Web

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Plan for Change

CPAs, CEOs and CFOs can visit this business strategy consulting company's Web site and download the "Ten Guiding Principles of Change Management" for strategies and tips on managing change within an organization. Users also can read free articles such as "Reducing Overhead Costs Is Still the Top Priority for Chief Financial Officers" and get a free issue with a subscription to the online version of Booz Allen's monthly magazine, Strategy+Business.

Resources for Women

Female professionals who visit this e-stop will find helpful finks to employment tax forms and tax tips from experts at the Department of Labor and the IRS, to name a couple. The site also features business development resources on expanding and financing a business, training and counseling.

Expert Advice

CPA firm owners looking to share advice about conferencing, Internet marketing and investment and financing matters with other practitioners can register for a free membership to this e-site. All visitors can find articles such as "Sarbanes-Oxley Requirements Remain a Wild Card for Outsourcers."

Meet Ms. Sarbox

In addition to links to the flail text of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and corporate governance e-stops, CPAs who visit this light-hearted Web site can find a compliance checklist for nonprofits and charitable foundations, read cartoons and jokes and play the Jeopardy-style Sarbanes-Oxley game with categories including new disclosure and officer certification. Users Call read articles from Ms. Sarbox's private collection on related topics including accounting, auditing and legal concerns.

Are You Ready Yet?

Compliance officers visiting this site call find an overview of Sarbanes-Oxley, definitions of related terms, a series of questions to assess clients' compliance readiness and a best practices list. There also are white papers entitled, "Focus on Critical Business Processes to Drive Rapid Application Deployment" and "Uncovering Hidden Liabilities and Predicting Revenue Drag in Mergers and Acquisitions."

Take a Tip

CPAs interested in information on streamlining office processes and meeting risk-management requirements can visit this Web site to read white papers such as "Establishing a Continuous Improvement Culture to Improve Project Results" and "The Sayings of Confucius and the Art of Project Management Processes" as well as current and archived tips of the week back to 2002. …

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