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Baseball & Accounting

Baseball & Accounting

Just recently I was watching how the Auckland was trashing the New York Yankees (never ever) and I figured out, that actually when it comes to comparing major league sports and its stats-driven decisions and the accounting, the similarities are uncanny. Major sports leagues face shorter succession planning cycles and most of their hiring moves…

Identifying Values

Identifying Values

Working with either Google’s spreadsheets or an MS Office’s Excel is a part of every single accountant’s daily working routine. Sorting and ranking the endless rows of data and digits there is another one. Many users often resort to simply sorting data in ascending or descending order. I’ll provide you all fellows with an alternative…

Winter is coming for non-GAAP reporting

Winter is coming for non-GAAP reporting

We’ve been warned about the downsides of non-GPA fiscal reporting numerous times this year… The most recent outcry came last Monday from IASB chair John Uoogervorst, who was ranting about “increasingly misleading” non-GAAP measures at the annual conference of the European Accounting Association. He basically simply mirrored similar comments spoken recently by the SEC chair…