Category: Accounting

Accounting

What Private Companies Need to Know About Lease Accounting Under ASC 842

In July, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) voted to delay the effective date of some of its major accounting...

Accounting Horror Stories

The WorldCom Fraud That Changed Everything

With Jack-o'-lanterns in place and faux-cobwebs sprinkled liberally around the office, FloQast is feeling particularly spooky these days. To really...

Accounting Horror Stories

Nearly 20-Years Later, the Ghost of Enron Still Looms Large

With Jack-o'-lanterns in place and faux-cobwebs sprinkled liberally around the office, FloQast is feeling particularly spooky these days. To really...

Accounting Through the Ages

Accounting Through the Ages: The Accountant of Shawshank Prison

In this week's "Accounting Through the Ages," FloQast Product Manager and former accountant Aynsley Moffitt takes a look at a...

Accounting

We Have the Technology — We Can Rebuild the CPA. The $6M Question is “How?”

Should the government have a role in regulating professional service providers? If not, who should set the standards? Should there even...

Accounting

Should I Stay or Should I Go? Controllers Are in Higher Demand Than Ever Before. But There’s a Catch

As much as the business landscape has evolved over the last few decades, it's easy to overlook the fact that...

Accounting Through the Ages

“That’s Close Enough” Bob Newhart’s Short, Undistinguished Accounting Career

Bob Newhart is known for a lot of things, but being an accountant isn’t one of them. ...

Accounting

Changing the Game: 5 Powerful Features of Close Management Software

Do you find yourself sitting at your computer, head in hand, after another chaotic month-end close in your accounting department...

Accounting

The Professor Is In: Meet “Professor” Alex Pukos, FloQast’s Customer Support Wizard

FloQast’s customer success team is full of eminently-qualified professionals, but to FloQast employees and users alike, one name, in particular,...

Accounting

Webinar: What Controllers and CFOs Need to Know About ASC 842

After years of planning, the FASB has new standards that redefine leases for many companies and dramatically change how some...