Five Things You Should Read

August 10, 2017

AICPA issues working rev rec draft, free speech at work, and what to avoid saying in your next interview.

AICPA Issues Working Revenue Recognition Draft

Accounting Web

This batch of drafts addresses considerations for organizations that are in banking, engineering and construction, and utilities.

Striving Toward a Better Ethics and Compliance Training Program

Compliance Week (Subscription may be required)

Prudent ethics and compliance officers will want to check out a new benchmark report to gauge how their ethics and compliance training programs stack up against their peers.

By Firing Engineer, Google Shows What You Can Say — and What You Can't — at Work

Los Angeles Times

After Google fired the engineer, claiming he’d violated the company’s code of conduct, the conversation shifted.

FASB Plans New Expedient for Lease Accounting

Compliance Week (Subscription may be required)

In a recent FASB meeting, the board decided to modify the transition provisions in Topic 842 of the Accounting Standards Codification.

11 Things To Never Say in a Job Interview


The best way to prepare for potential embarrassment? Know what’s off limits.