GASB 74 & 75: What’s Changed?

Are you aware of the recent changes made with accounting and financial reporting of Other Post-Employment Benefits (OPEB)? It's important to take action if the standard applies to your district, if you don't implement changes it will likely effect your audit report! Find out what has changed with GASB 74 & 75, why the changes [...]

By | October 27th, 2017|Governments, Tips|0 Comments

Applying at an Accounting Firm? Avoid These Pet Peeves

You’ve heard all the do’s and don’ts - whether the advice is from a parent, friend, or an online source. Everyone has a suggestion, so I thought I’d throw in what have become some big pet peeves for me. As the Office Manager for Nigro & Nigro the past ten years, I’ve read hundreds of [...]

By | October 23rd, 2017|Tips|0 Comments

Why It’s Okay to Be Like Toby in H.R.

My sons haven’t yet entered the professional work force, so they’ve really only been exposed to one image of Human Resources thanks to Toby from “The Office”. Anytime I mention H.R. they get a distorted look on their face and ask “Mom, are you like Toby? He’s not cool!”. I’m fortunate in that 1) my [...]

By | October 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Importance of Having a Great Administrative Assistant

Administrative assistants are the face of the company. Clients and vendors get their first impression of the company from the person sitting behind the front desk or answering the phones. This can mean one of two things for your company. The experience an individual has with the company can be positive or negative depending on [...]

By | October 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Educator Effectiveness

Over the 2015-16 and 2016-17 school years, monies were distributed to LEAs (Local Education Agencies) for the following reasons: Beginning teacher and administrator support and mentoring, including, but not limited to, programs that support new teachers and administrators’ ability to teach or lead effectively and to meet induction requirements adopted by the Commission on Teacher [...]

By | October 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments