6 tips for lowering energy costs to boost profits

6 tips for lowering energy costs to boost profits

Earth Day (April 22) is a good time to evaluate what your business can do to protect the planet’s natural resources for the next generation. “Green” initiatives can demonstrate your company’s commitment to responsible business practices — as well as lower your...
Getting a handle on inventory

Getting a handle on inventory

Inventory is a key balance sheet item for many companies. Depending on the nature of your operations, inventory may include raw materials, work-in-progress (WIP) inventory and finished goods. While you need to have enough inventory on hand to meet your customers’...
Auditing WIP today

Auditing WIP today

External auditors spend a lot of time during fieldwork evaluating how businesses report work in progress (WIP) inventory. Here’s why this warrants special attention and how auditors evaluate whether WIP estimates seem reasonable. Valuing WIP  Companies may report...