Five Things You Should Read

June 14, 2017

What comes after Dodd-Frank? CFOs and CIOs differ on rev rec readiness, and Uber CEO takes leave.

CFOs and CIOs Differ on Revenue Recognition Readiness

Accounting Web

Not only are many public companies behind schedule on implementing the new accounting standard by its 2018 effective date, but there’s serious finger-pointing in the C-suite about why that is.

Dodd-Frank Reforms Prevail in House; Now What?

Compliance Week (subscription may be required)

While most of the country was riveted to James Comey’s testimony last week, members of the House of Representatives were buckled in for several hours of similarly divisive deliberations.

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Takes Leave Amid Sweeping Changes at Company

Washington Post

Uber sharply pared back the power of its Chief Executive as the controversial leader of one of the technology industry’s most visible companies stepped down for an indefinite leave of absence after months of growing controversy.

Washington’s Inaction Causing CFOs to Delay Spending

CFO

Donald Trump's slow start makes U.S. finance chiefs wary of placing big bets on growth initiatives.

Elon Musk Just Shared His 1 Must-Have Attitude for Great Managers

Inc.

Elon Musk is in the business of revolutionizing and reinventing industries. He makes it look easy--most of the time. It's not magic, though.