Accounting For Accountants' Time

November 1998
Financial Executive;Nov98, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p10
Academic Journal
The article reports on a survey by Accountemps, a temporary staffing agency, which found that accounting professionals are performing more analytic and strategic functions in addition to the company's financial calculations. Accountemps chairman Max Messmer comments on the shift in the financial executive's role. Accountants are now perceived as business consultants.


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