Monthly Archives: February 2020

The FASB decided that its lease standard will be effective for public companies with fiscal years

Respond 1:

The FASB decided that its lease standard will be effective for public companies with fiscal years (and interim periods within those fiscal years) beginning on or after December 15, 2018. For private companies, the standard will be effective one year later.Under the new standard, FASB has taken care the users of FS are given more information with less complexities.In the new standard, company have to report current off balance sheet leasing activities leading to assessment of lease-buy decisionsOutstanding leases will come on balance sheet of the companies too.The new assets recognized for operating leases will change companies’ book/tax difference computations and could affect certain state and local tax apportionment calculations and transfer pricing.New FASB shall also retain the previous two types of leases, and is consistent….

Do you think companies today understand the problems that come from increased transparency?

Here is a link to an article on how to reduce conflicts in the workplace that might be caused by an increase in transparency from improved technology.  First, do you agree with this article? Do you think companies today understand the problems that come from increased transparency? I am interested to read what your thoughts are on this.

http://on.wsj.com/1Lt13xg http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-smart-way-to-create-a-transparent-workplace-1424664611

Describe and explain a clear distinction between “globalism” and “globalization” after viewing the video and reading the article

Prepare:

Prior to beginning work on this assignment, read the A Model of Global Citizenship: Antecedents and Outcomes article and watch the Globalization at a Crossroads (Links to an external site.) video. Go to the Ashford University Library and locate one additional source on global citizenship that will help support your viewpoint, or you may choose one of the following articles found in the Week 1 Required Resources:

From Globalism to Globalization: The Politics of ResistanceGlobalization, Globalism and Cosmopolitanism as an Educational IdealTransnationalism and Anti-Globalism

Reflect: Please take some time to reflect on how the concept of global citizenship has shaped your identity and think about how being a global citizen has made you a better person in your community.

Write: Use the Week 1 Example Assignment Guide when addressing the following prompts:

Describe and explain a….

Develop an introduction that provides sufficient background on the topic, a thesis statement, and a logical conclusion that smoothly flows from the body of the paper

Prior to beginning work on this final paper, read Chapter 14 and Chapter 15 from your textbook and the Week 5 Weekly Lecture.

You will develop a business proposal persuading the senior management of your organization to initiate a change in processes, procedures, products, people, or structure based on events currently happening in your company. You may use experience with a past company if applicable.

In your paper,

Develop an introduction that provides sufficient background on the topic, a thesis statement, and a logical conclusion that smoothly flows from the body of the paper.Identify processes, procedures, products, people, or structures that need change based on events that are or were happening in your current or past company.Organize the information using appropriate headings based on the context of the recommended change initiative.Provide a….