Time for the United States to Step Up or Step Out


By Todd Lucas

The United States’ delay in adopting international accounting standards has been very well documented. Tweedie warned the U.S. that they could lose much of their influence on setting international standards if they don’t soon adopt the very standards they are helping to create.... read more >

Leadership in the Supply Chain Program Attracts Local Supply Chain Professionals

More than 40 local supply chain professionals gathered at the River’s Club in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, September 21, 2010 for a presentation put on by the Schneider Downs’ Business Advisors on developing a successful supply chain management program.... read more >

Do You Factor Technology Into Your Strategic Planning Process?

As a technology solutions provider, I frequently interact with executives that are considering implementing a new technology in hopes of improving productivity ... read more >

FIN 48 for Exempt Nonprofit Organizations


By Debra Ries

Effective for fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2008, FASB Interpretation No. 48, generally referred to as "Accounting Guidance FIN 48," ... read more >

FASB and IASB Propose New Revenue Recognition Guidance

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) have recently released an exposure draft that proposes ... read more >

Supply Chain 101: Managing Customer Demand

In our continuing discussion of supply chain management, this article will examine some of the challenges and opportunities related to effective demand ... read more >

Tax Credit for Energy Saving Improvements Set to Expire on December 31, 2010


By Gregory Allison

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 extended many consumer tax incentives originally introduced in the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPACT) ... read more >

Senate Approves Small Business Jobs Bill of 2010 (HR 5297)


By Mark DiPietrantonio

On September 16, 2010, the U.S. Senate approved the Small Business Jobs Bill of 2010 (HR 5297), which provides $12 billion in tax breaks targeting small ... read more >

An Event Worth Tasting

Networking opportunities. An inside scoop on one of Central Ohio’s leading family-owned businesses. Cartons of ice cream. This is the recipe for ... read more >

U.S. Senate Moves Jobs Bill Forward - Without Form 1099 Reporting Relief


By Ron Kramer

On September 14, 2010, the U.S. Senate voted to advance the Small Business Jobs Act (HR 5297). The Small Business Jobs Act includes a $30 billion small ... read more >