Ten Acronyms that the modern CFO/Controller needs to know


In today’ acronym-filled world, it is easy to blow past alphabet strings and not fully understand their meaning. Be fully armed to defend yourself in conversations with vendors, bosses, and co-workers; learn these terms. It is not that hard and ignorance can hurt you. ERP – Enterprise Resource Planning. ERP is a broad term for an accounting system that…

Workflow – The New Essential Tool for ERP Systems


As an accounting system consultant for over 25 years, I can appreciate the importance of a built-in workflow engine to streamline and codify best practices into your day-to-day accounting transactions. Here are some common examples of workflow, but their power can go well beyond these. 1)  At AccuNet, we use workflow to route travel expenses and…

Fiendishly Clever Gmail Phishing Scam You Need To Know About


“Twitter user @_thp shared a recent phishing scam that they received; and it’s so fiendishly clever that it’s gone viral. They wrote: “This is the most clever phishing scam I’ve ever encountered and for a second it almost got me.” Now, that is perhaps a bit exaggerated, but you have to admit it’s something a lot of people will likely…

Making Your CRO Accounting Department a Competitive Advantage


Connect with AccuNet’s CEO, Michael Milligan, and check out his additional articles here. Accounting is not only where the money is, it is where the information is. The challenge for CRO’s today is to combine classic financial information with study management information so all players–management, operations, and accounting–can use this information to run studies more profitably, give…

Technology in the Dental Office


The use of technology in the dental office is an intricate component of servicing each and every patient.   When dentists are trained in school, they are not always using the latest and greatest technology for servicing patients.  Dentists are trained in traditional methods using traditional tools.  It is their years after graduation that dentists will…