Lean Accounting Guidebook

Price: $129.50

CPE Credits: 14.0

Category:

Course Number: AALEANSB

streamline accounting

Description:
The Lean Accounting Guidebook reveals how to streamline the accounting department with over 150 improvement tips for billing, collections, cost accounting, fixed assets, payables, payroll, and more. Table of Contents
Delivery Method: Online QAS Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: Steven Bragg, CPA

Publication: February 2017

Format: PDF
Pages:261

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Cite the tools used to create a lean accounting system.
  • Identify the techniques used to reduce billing problems.
  • Note the steps in the processing of cash receipts.
  • Cite the techniques used to streamline the processing of payables.
  • Note the methods available for creating a leaner payroll process flow.
  • Recognize the revisions used to accelerate the closing process.
  • Cite the types of protections available for mitigating credit losses.
  • Recognize the tools used to manage the collections function.
  • Note the methods used to increase inventory record accuracy.
  • State the types of traditional cost accounting reports, and the situations in which these reports can be used or avoided.
  • Recognize the characteristics of lean production environments, pull systems, and bottleneck-focused systems.
  • Note the situations in which work-in-process tracking is not required.
  • Cite the effects of interest capitalization and the capitalization limit on fixed asset recordation.
  • State the effects of an acquisition on the general ledger.
  • Recognize the arguments favoring a reduction in the number of general ledger accounts.
  • Recognize the methods used to streamline and verify the budget model.
  • Cite the situations in which separation of duties is needed.
  • Describe how the outlier analysis concept can be used.
  • Recognize how controls can fail in special situations, such as during acquisitions, employee turnover, and rapid growth.
  • Note the techniques available for minimizing employee movement within the accounting department.
  • Recognize the available solutions for minimizing record mis-filings and locating missing records.
  • Identify the situations in which weak controls are acceptable.

 

Description:
The Lean Accounting Guidebook reveals how to streamline the accounting department with over 150 improvement tips for billing, collections, cost accounting, fixed assets, payables, payroll, and more. Table of Contents
Delivery Method: Online QAS Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: Steven Bragg, CPA

Publication: February 2017

Format: PDF
Pages:261

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Cite the tools used to create a lean accounting system.
  • Identify the techniques used to reduce billing problems.
  • Note the steps in the processing of cash receipts.
  • Cite the techniques used to streamline the processing of payables.
  • Note the methods available for creating a leaner payroll process flow.
  • Recognize the revisions used to accelerate the closing process.
  • Cite the types of protections available for mitigating credit losses.
  • Recognize the tools used to manage the collections function.
  • Note the methods used to increase inventory record accuracy.
  • State the types of traditional cost accounting reports, and the situations in which these reports can be used or avoided.
  • Recognize the characteristics of lean production environments, pull systems, and bottleneck-focused systems.
  • Note the situations in which work-in-process tracking is not required.
  • Cite the effects of interest capitalization and the capitalization limit on fixed asset recordation.
  • State the effects of an acquisition on the general ledger.
  • Recognize the arguments favoring a reduction in the number of general ledger accounts.
  • Recognize the methods used to streamline and verify the budget model.
  • Cite the situations in which separation of duties is needed.
  • Describe how the outlier analysis concept can be used.
  • Recognize how controls can fail in special situations, such as during acquisitions, employee turnover, and rapid growth.
  • Note the techniques available for minimizing employee movement within the accounting department.
  • Recognize the available solutions for minimizing record mis-filings and locating missing records.
  • Identify the situations in which weak controls are acceptable.

 

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