Effective cost-control standards and strong internal controls are a large part of what separates highly successful businesses from less-successful ones. Although every associate from the business owner on down is responsible for controlling costs and adhering to internal controls, members of the financial management staff provide financial oversight for the […]

Steve Durbin is Managing Director, Information Security Forum. He is a frequent speaker on the Board’s role in cybersecurity and technology. Getty As the world slowly emerges from lockdown and business tentatively resumes, organizations of all kinds face a tumultuous road ahead. Economic downturn looms menacingly, unemployment is climbing and uncertainty […]

Richard C. Shadyac Jr., Opinion contributor Published 7:00 a.m. ET Aug. 5, 2020 CLOSE Dr. Larry Brilliant, known for his role in helping to eradicate smallpox, says we can defeat COVID-19 — if we can get our wits about us. USA TODAY Sporting events large and small help power fundraising […]

CLEVELAND — Bob and Anita Markling understand life with ALS. Known officially as Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or more common as Lou Gehrig’s disease, it’s a progressive neurodegenerative disease that attacks cells in the brain and spinal cord. It eventually leads to muscle weakness and paralysis.  There is limited treatment and […]

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) – © Provided by Sioux Falls(Mitchell) KSFY KSFY For companies and advertising agencies, advertising in 2020 is complicated, and due to the coronavirus and the social justice movement sweeping the country, which has forced many companies to rethink branding and ad campaigns. Big brands […]

Office of Management and Budget The Chief Financial Officers Act (CFO) of 1990 created OFFM as the Executive Branch’s focal point in a framework for more effective Federal financial management. OFFM responsibilities include implementing the financial management improvement priorities of the President, establishing government-wide financial management policies of executive agencies, […]

TAMPA — Hillsborough County is expanding financial aid to small businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic, including earmarking $22 million for companies that qualified for earlier assistance. Load Error “It’s a protracted coronavirus event. I don’t think anybody knew back months ago when we started the plan we’d still be […]

India’s equity capital market is buzzing with fundraising activity, setting 2020 on course to become the best year on record for share sales. Easy liquidity and an uncertain future have prompted many companies to stock up on cash now rather than later, even as the larger economy creaks under the […]

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Monday it had erred in blocking a pro-Biden ad submitted by Democratic political action committee Priorities USA, after initially telling the group the video violated its policy against “sensational” content. U.S. Democratic presidential nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has pulled most of his advertising from TV over the past week, ceding the airwaves to Democratic rival Joe Biden, who is currently outspending him by more than 10-to-1, advertising data shows. Though Trump has an outsized ability to command national attention, it is […]

CLOSE Wisconsin’s state-chartered banks reported strong financial performance through the first half of the year even as broad sections of the economy were shut down because of the coronavirus pandemic.  At Wisconsin’s 139 state-chartered banks, total assets increased and delinquent loans decreased compared with last year.  The Federal Deposit Insurance […]

GPU add-in boards (AIBs) saw an unexpected sales bump in the last quarter—sales increased 6.6 percent over Q1, and spiked an amazing 36.7 percent over the same quarter from last year. This is according to a report from Jon Peddie Research.  The big winner was Nvidia, which continues to hold […]

Defunct company catchphrases we’ll never forget A catchy and memorable motto or slogan that sums up a company’s ethos or strategy can be a super-powerful marketing tool. Yet some of the most recognized corporate catchphrases have bitten the dust, despite being ingrained in the minds of millions of people around […]

They were part of a grass-roots fundraising group known as 31st Street Swing Left, a chapter of the national organization Swing Left, which is focused on flipping red seats blue. The group’s members were from all over the country. But they were really anchored in Washington, D.C. — specifically on […]

In the worst of times, we reached for our smartphones. It’s no surprise that consumers spent 1.6 trillion hours on their mobile devices in the first half of 2020, up considerably from the same period a year earlier, according to a report from mobile data and analytics provider App Annie. […]

Since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, boats of all shapes and sizes have become hot commodities — boat sales skyrocketed this spring and summer, and many dealers have reported shortages. Data from the National Marine Manufacturers Association indicates that May saw the highest new boat sales in a decade […]

‘INCREASINGLY FAVORED’: Taiwan’s ‘transparent laws and efficient courts’ as well as its financial institutions give it a major advantage to become a financial hub, Tsai said By Angelica Oung / Staff reporter Taiwan would liberalize banking and investment rules to establish itself as a regional financial hub, President Tsai Ing-wen […]