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April 17, 2019

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Are You Ready? 3 Lease Accounting Tips for Private Companies

As a recruiting and consulting firm for accounting and finance, it’s important for our teams to understand and stay on top of the important issues affecting our clients. For more than three years now, since the new lease accounting standard (ASC 842) was released in February 2016…

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Companies Are Moving Slowly on ASC 842

Here's a look at issues companies will face in implementing the new lease accounting standard.

The new lease accounting standard, ASC 842, is now effective, but we see that public companies are only slowly progressing toward adoption. The analysis below is based on information in filings by S&P 500 companies between October and December of 2018…

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Maximizing the Higher Education Tax Credits

Including a scholarship in gross income can sometimes save on taxes.

The American opportunity tax credit and lifetime learning credit may seem to involve straightforward calculations; however, there is more to them than meets the eye. This article explores a tax strategy of electing to include in gross income…

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CAQ Releases Guide to Reviewing Auditors

There continues to be interest from investors, regulators, and others regarding how audit committees perform their responsibilities, says the CAQ.

How much of a role do companies play in ensuring the quality of external audits? A big one, according to the Center for Audit Quality. The public advocacy organization on Tuesday released its updated external auditor assessment tool…

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// INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FINANCE NEWS

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Understanding IT Resilience

Protect. Transform. Innovate.

While undergoing digital transformation, it may feel like there’s no end to things that can get in your way and cause business disruptions. The digital transformation journey is daunting but putting an effective IT strategy…

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2 Security Tricks Your Cloud Provider Won’t Tell You

Security operations (secops) are more effective if you pair them with governance operations (govops) and cost operations (costops).

Cloudops (cloud operations) and secops (security operations) are quickly evolving practices. While I’m seeing some errors, what’s more common is that ops teams are leaving important things out. If these missing aspects are not addressed…

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// BRILLIANT NEWS

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Brilliant™ Expands into Dallas-Fort Worth Labor Market

Brilliant™, an award-winning direct-hire, contract and consulting firm specializing in accounting, finance and information technology, recently expanded its Brilliant Financial Staffing and Financial Search practices into the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

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Brilliant™ Ranks No. 22 on Forbes 2019 List of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms

Brilliant™, an award-winning direct-hire, contract and consulting practice specializing in accounting, finance and information technology (IT), was just named No. 22 on Forbes 2019 list of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

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Brilliant™ Expands into Dallas-Fort Worth Labor Market
Brilliant™ Expands into Dallas-Fort Worth Labor Market
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Brilliant™ Ranks No. 22 on Forbes 2019 List of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms
Brilliant™ Ranks No. 22 on Forbes 2019 List of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Brilliant™ Reports Elevated Number of Open Positions in Accounting, Finance and IT Moving into Q2 20
Brilliant™ Reports Elevated Number of Open Positions in Accounting, Finance and IT Moving into Q2 20
Monday, March 18, 2019
Brilliant Wins ClearlyRated’s 2019 Best of Staffing® Talent Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
Brilliant Wins ClearlyRated’s 2019 Best of Staffing® Talent Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
Thursday, February 7, 2019

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