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The 25 Must-Read Books Hitting Bookshelves This Fall

If there's one thing we can say for sure, it's that Summer always comes to an end way too quickly. The good news, though, is that along with leather jackets and knee-high boots come some of the most highly anticipated books of the year. From Jennifer Egan to Matthew Weiner (yes, <i>that</i> Matthew …

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Bitcoin is busting out

Bitcoin rallied 3.7% on Tuesday as the Trump team exchanged barbs with German Chancellor Angela Merkel over the weakness of the euro, closing the day near $955 a coin. Tuesday's gains have carried over into Wednesday's session with the cryptocurrency up close to 1% near $972.<p>Bitcoin has had a wild …

18 science fiction and fantasy books to pick up this November

It’s November, which means it’s getting colder outside: the perfect excuse to curl up with a good book. Fortunately, there’s a whole pile of new books coming out this month for you to check out and add to your to-read list.<p>Here's what you should load up your bookshelves with this November:<p>November …

A 30-Day Quick Start Guide to Weight Training

This is a quick-start guide to get you into weight training over a one month period of steady progression. The article details what to do leading up …

The 15-minute full-body HIIT workout to burn fat

Shutterstock<p>Shutterstock<p><b>Duration</b> 15<p><b>Exercises</b> 15<p><b>Equipment</b> X<p>When you're trying to reduce belly fat and lean out, working out longer isn’t always …

How to Spend Smart for Your Dream Wedding

The good news: A projected 6 million couples in the U.S. may get engaged this Valentine's Day. The less joyful news: About one-third of them will go …

Tutorials - CRUNCH - learning analytics

Welcome to <b>The cRunch Tutorials</b>!<p>This hub of tutorials was created by the project 'Technology-Enhanced Learning Living-lab for Manufacturing …

Here's exactly how much America's biggest companies bent the truth about earnings this year

Corporate America has been playing a lot of games with earnings.<p>In the first quarter of this year, 19 of the 30 corporate giants that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average reported two earnings numbers: GAAP and non-GAAP.<p>GAAP — short for earnings that follow Generally Accepted Accounting …

Deloitte launches Dublin blockchain lab - Accountancy Age

<b>BIG FOUR</b> firm Deloitte is to create 50 new jobs in Ireland, announcing the creation of its new EMEA Financial Services Blockchain Lab in …

Do you sit at a desk all day? Here's the perfect stretch for your back

Oh, your aching back.<p>Yoga Medicine founder Tiffany Cruikshank says this easy, gentle stretch can help with that: "This is a great pose to do at the end of the day, after you've been sitting at your desk for many hours."<p><b>What it does</b><p>Releases a tense, tired back and helps with an overall sense of …

The Management Accounting Profession Will Double by 2024 - Are We Prepared?

As a management accountant and a CEO, I know first-hand the field continues to grow and expand. I was happy to learn that the Bureau of Labor …

Here's Why Alibaba's Accounting Is As Alarming As Enron's

Jim Chanos, the hedge fund manager who was one of the first to detect problems at Enron, says the accounting at Alibaba Group is as problematic as …

ERP UX Must Be Simple, Even When The Data Is Complex

Enterprise resource planning—the applications that help companies manage their financial, supply chain, procurement, and other core processes—are highly complex systems. But the navigation and overall user experience should be as simple as possible, regardless of whether the ERP applications are …

Panama Papers leak reveals the dark side of the accounting profession

<i>Paul Dunn is a chartered accountant and an associate professor of business ethics in the Goodman School of Business at Brock University</i><p>The leak of the Panama Papers revealed the existence of hundreds of thousands of offshore shell companies used by the world's wealthy to avoid paying taxes. As a …

Is Your Accounting Firm at Risk from Identity Thieves?

Personal documents and data are an identify thief’s dream…their ticket to accessing financial accounts, applying for loans and credit cards, and …

Typically clean Apple dips its toes into use of made-up metrics

The slide in Apple Inc.’s shares may not be pretty but, at least for now, investors don’t have to sort through lots of made-up metrics to see what …

Deloitte launches ‘digital identity’ prototype in blockchain push - Accountancy Age

<b>DELOITTE</b> customers will soon have the ability to control and access every part of their ‘digital identity’, as the Big Four firm launched its …

Auditing the Auditors: U.S. Rethinks Approach

Regulator PCAOB considers closer scrutiny of firms’ overall quality control<p>The U.S. government’s audit regulator is rethinking how it audits the auditors.<p>The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, which inspects major audit firms each year, is exploring a shift to focusing more on assessing the …

Economic Earnings Provide Better Measure Of Performance Than Accounting Profits

Economic earnings represent the true earnings for shareholders and are very different from accounting earnings. GAAP accounting data was not originally designed for equity investors, but for debt investors. To derive economic earnings, 30+ adjustments must be made to accounting earnings. These …

Why You Should Start Dry Brushing Your Skin

Though the name dry brushing, aka scrubbing your dry skin with a bristled body brush, doesn’t exactly sound appealing, it <i>can</i> produce some appealing …

The 'Gilmore Girls' Cast Reunited At ATX And We Totally Followed

The "Gilmore Girls" reunion panel at the ATX Television Festival turned into a Stars Hollow town meeting on Saturday evening.<p>The excitement began earlier in the day, when the cast posed for the Today Show at the festival (L-R Amy Sherman-Palladino, Jared Padalecki, Kelly Bishop, Alexis Bledel, …

These are books Wall Street's smartest people think you should read this summer

We've compiled their suggestions here in a list surprisingly diverse in genre, topic, time period, and style. Together, they form a comprehensive picture of Wall Street's in and outs, and deepen the reader's understanding of forces driving the market.<p>So crack one open. It'll help you get through …

Demented, Dying, but on Trial, the Last Nazis Reveal Their True Evil

The trial of the SS bookkeeper from Auschwitz exposes not only the banality but the bean-counting that was integral to the Holocaust.<p>As the trial of …

1999: Our Last Innocent, Giddy Summer

Beanie Babies were hot, Napster debuted, ‘Star Wars’ returned, Bruce reunited with the E Street Band, and Pedro Martinez won 26 games. For a while …

The Ultimate Beauty Grocery Guide from Avocados to Zucchini

It’s common sense that eating fruits and veggies is not only nutritionally good for you, but has aesthetic benefits too. We notice a radiant glow to our skin when we’re eating healthy as opposed to sticking to a fried food diet. Produce beauty isn’t limited to the supermarket now. There are a …

Cancel the takeaway: quick Indian dishes to make at home

A satisfying, deeply flavourful Indian meal does not have to require hours of preparation, as these recipes prove<p>There are cheers as the doorbell rings. It’s Saturday night and our Indian takeaway has arrived. After mobbing the delivery guy we unpack the rogan josh (not as good as mine), the korma …

The 6 Most Valuable Grocery Items You Can Buy

138 ways to use these everyday items<p>When it comes to utility, not all grocery items are created equal.<p>If value can be defined by versatility then, …

Natalie Portman’s Zionist Manifesto

The Oscar-winning Israeli-born actress premiered her directorial debut about the birth of the State of Israel, A Tale of Love and Darkness, at Cannes.<p>…