How the Balanced Scorecard can Transform Your Organization
For a long time, the standard way the business world measured corporate performance was pretty straightforward – looking at financial profits. But this narrow focus does not capture the whole picture. Contemporary analysts recognize that non-financial indicators are just as important to organizational success. The Balanced Scorecard approach changes how strategic management is implemented, and […]Posted on
Learn the language of finance to advance your non-accounting career
It’s not easy being in a country where you don’t speak the language. Asking for directions, not understanding people and feeling helpless are confidence-draining experiences. It’s the same in business when growing responsibilities take you into unfamiliar territory. For many people, finance and accounting is a foreign language spoken by experts in meetings where you […]Posted on
Who knew an accounting class could be this much fun?
One of SEEC’s most popular programs every year is What the Non-Financial Manager Needs to Know About Financial & Managerial Accounting, which just finished its Fall session last month. Facilitator Beppino Pasquali is a perennial favourite of our participants for both the practical content he delivers and the engaging style in which he does it. […]Posted on
SEEC Alumni Breakfast: Rosens paint a dark picture of ‘wild west’ investing rules under IFRS
Forensic accounting experts Al Rosen and his son Mark Rosen spoke to SEEC Alumni members and guests Wednesday and described a harrowing environment for investors following a number of changes to Canada’s regulatory system, including the adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). The changes, they said, open up a whole range of ways that […]Posted on