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Assuming that Tomorrow is like Today is Probably Wrong

Whether you are a Quality Professional, an auditor, part of top management or a business owner, then this topic will certainly interest you.

To ensure that the Quality Profession is properly represented across the world, The Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) encourages branches to operate everywhere in the world. 601 more words

Project Management

Harvey Weinstein Turns to the Scientology Celebrity Centre for Help

“Disgraced Hollywood honcho Harvey Weinstein has turned to the Church of Scientology’s Celebrity Centre for help,” reported Scientology spokesman Ken Delusion.

“Mr. Weinstein is currently staying in the penthouse at the Celebrity Centre and is receiving intensive Scientology auditing to help him handle his sexual harassment engrams,” Delusion noted. 151 more words


What is Blockchain and Why Should Accountants Care?

Digital strategist, Dan Tapscott, posed the following question in a recent TED talk:

“What if there were not only an internet of information, what if there were an internet of value – some kind of vast, global, distributed ledger running on millions of computers and available to everybody?”

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KPMG relationship with Wits students remains unaffected

Wits accounting  students should not worry about the relationship the firm has with the accounting faculty as sponsorships, internships and employment opportunities will still be available to them. 445 more words

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Various thoughts from continuing education classes this year, part 3. Not so good news on audit and peer review quality.

As I’ve mentioned here and here, I have reread my notes from several continuing education classes this year. Thought I would share a variety of stray ideas. 592 more words

Non-profit Accounting

Wits drops KPMG as internal auditors

The university has made a decision not to renew its contract with auditing firm KPMG  at the end of the 2017 financial year.

The decision was made at a meeting with the university’s council on Friday, September 29. 173 more words

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How Advanced Technologies are Impacting Financial Reporting and Auditing

I spent the first five years of my career as a CPA/Auditor with KPMG in Minneapolis, so a recent research report from them caught my eye. 247 more words