Bottom-Line Confessions

Caudron, Shari
December 1999
Workforce (10928332);Dec99, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p27
Narrates the author's confessions of her accounting phobia. Why she never learned accounting; Pattern of math-avoidant behavior; Why financial education is imperative for human resource professionals; Details on a workshop called The Accounting Game offered by Educational Discoveries Inc.


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