G2E Asia Conference 2014 - Gaming Managers Certificate

G2E Asia 2014 Conference (AASB Blog)

AASB Partner David Pell again lead a delegation of clients and staff to Hong Kong this week for the G2E Asia 2014 Conference. Pell and Amy Stratton of AASB also completed the Gaming Managers Certificate Program. Customer or employee, player or dealer, people are at the centre of the global gaming industry. In partnership with the University of Macau Hospitality and Gaming Management Program and the International Gaming Institute at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the G2E Asia Gaming Management Certificate Program...

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Care, Clubs and Community

Care, Clubs and Community (AASB Blog)

AASB identified key partners in the Health and Care Services Provider Industries and the Registered Clubs of Victoria. These entities and agencies must operate as competitive and sustainable businesses, but their service models depend on the provision of care, the inclusiveness and support of a club and the engagement with community.

"Strategy can be as much about collaboration as it is competition. These ideas change business quite profoundly becuase they mean the traditional predacious strategy actually doesn't apply anymore." - Phillip Evens, BCG.
Collaboration is the heart of the Accounting & Audit Solutions Bendigo (AASB) core business strategy. Functioning as the principal Financial Accountant for many regional health agencies, and participating as a member of the management team for example, AASB is involved in consulting on a range of business and organisational matters. [ . . . ]

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What is an auditor exactly?

What is an auditor exactly? (AASB Blog)

Accountants and auditors help to ensure that Victoria’s public and private firms are run efficiently, records kept accurately, and taxes paid properly and on time. They perform these vital functions by offering an increasingly wide array of business and accounting services, including public, management, and government accounting, as well as internal auditing, to their clients. Beyond carrying out the fundamental tasks of the occupation: preparing, analyzing, and verifying financial documents in order to provide information to clients, many accountants now are required to possess a wide range of knowledge and skills. AASB accountants and auditors are continually broadening the services we offer and the flexibility to include budget analysis, financial and investment planning, information technology consulting, and limited legal services. Specific job duties vary widely among the four major fields of accounting: public, management, and government accounting and internal auditing.[ . . . ]

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Win & Place: Victorian Gaming and Hospitals

Win & Place: Victorian Gaming and Hospitals (AASB Blog)

From managing Gaming venues to Hospitals, Risk Management is a core business concern. [ . . . ]

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If people ask, what is accounting anyway?

If people ask, what is accounting anyway? (AASB Blog)

Accounting is basically information, and this information is published periodically in business as a profit and loss statement, or an income statement. Sometimes referred to, as "bean counters", accountants are the people who keep their eye on profits, costs and losses. Staying on top of accounting, whether it is for a multi-billion dollar business or for a personal savings account is a necessary activity on a daily basis. Not doing so can mean anything from a bounced cheque or posting a loss to a company shareholders. Both enarios can be equally devastating. Every business and every individual needs to have some kind of accounting system. Without it, finances can get away from them they do not know what they have spent, or whether they can expect a profit or a loss from their business. Accounting is even part of the life of a child. Saving an allowance, or spending it - these are accounting principles.[ . . . ]

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