- LEADING CHANGE in the Finance Organization: THE BACK OFFICE. Shannon, Brian // Financial Executive;Oct2012, p56
The article focuses on the optimization of organizational cost structures in finance organization through automation. It states that the optimization of accounts payable processes can result in cash flow management, sustainable cost savings, and risk mitigation and recommends the use of...
- Using Accounts Payable to your advantage. Hirst, Sue // NZ Business;Oct2007, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p18
The article elaborates the ways in which cashflow and profits can be improved by making the right judgment and decisions with one's accounts payables. Among its suggestions include resisting the urge to pay suppliers too quickly, tracking purchases from and accounts payables to suppliers,...
- Growth requires additional capital. Yoho, Dave // Qualified Remodeler;Sep2014, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p48
The article discusses about cash flow, focusing on the additional capital needed as sales volume increases. Topics discussed include the accompanying rise in accounts receivable and accounts payable as sales increases, measuring cash needs of small business owners, and cash depletion based on...
- THE CASH CONVERSION CYCLE. Boyce, Sarah // Treasurer;Oct2014, p46
The article focuses on the importance of working capital for success in business. Topics include managing the working capital cycle with trade receivables, trade payables, and inventories; measuring cash inflow and outflow with cash conversion cycle (CCC); compromise between practical commercial...
- Perspective. Stewart, Andrew // BRW;12/11/95, Vol. 17 Issue 48, p60
Comments that accounts payable and accounts receivable are two of the most overlooked functions in any business. Lack of attention to details; Overcharging in bank and finance fees; Use of headline rates rather than the negotiated rates.
- Billing for accounts receivable. Gray, Andi // Westchester County Business Journal;8/24/2009, Vol. 48 Issue 34, p15
The article provides an answer to a question on how to bill clients' past due accounts receivables.
- RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT AND PROFITABILITY OF LISTED COMPANIES IN THE ATHENS STOCK EXCHANGE. Lazaridis, Ioannis; Tryfonidis, Dimitrios // Journal of Financial Management & Analysis;Jan-Jun2006, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p26
In this paper we investigate the relationship of corporate profitability and working capital management. We used a sample of 131 companies listed in the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) for the period of 2001-2004. The purpose of this paper is to establish a relationship that is statistically...
- Comment and Correction: Opportunity Cost in the Evaluation of Investment Accounts Receivable. Atkins, Joseph C.; Kim, Yong H. // Financial Management (1972);Winter77, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p71
This article comments on the evaluation of investment in accounts receivable. In a recent issue of "Financial Management," John Oh argues that the conventional practice of measuring the dollar expense of accounts receivable in terms of variable production costs underestimates the relevant...
- Beyond All Measures: Criteria for the Use and Selection of a Collection Agency in a Medical Practice. Nordberg, P. Michael // Journal of Family Practice;May94, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p514
The need for protecting the accounts receivable of a medical practice by using collection agencies is well known. This paper provides background material and information necessary to establish criteria for placing accounts with a collection agency.