It's impossible to stay on top of the latest and greatest back office news stories. (We get it.) To keep you updated, we're recapping our most popular stories every month. Keep reading for June's top back office stories!
This Nonprofit Shows Students the World — But It's Not Possible Without Smart Accounting
Oakland-based Global Glimpse is dedicated to sending low-income students, who couldn't otherwise afford international travel, to developing nations. The goal? Develop global citizens and expose students to different cultures. Global Glimpse's operations manager explains why that mission hinges on smart financial management (and seamless expenses).
Creating a Spending Policy That Just Works
Think you have a crazy expense story? Chances are, Tim Hird has you beat. He's the executive director at Robert Half Management Services, which puts out the definitive list of wacky employee expenses every year. We asked Hird to give his best advice for creating a sound expense policy that will keep employees off next year's wild list.
The Ethics of Expense Management
Should you ask employees to pay out-of-pocket for expenses (and request reimbursement), or should payment come directly from company coffers? It's a thorny question for any financial leader to answer. PEX CEO Toffer Grant offers three tips to help you decide which policy is the best for your business.
Lessons in SMB Financial Success
Real estate entrepreneur Doug Fath explains the tools and software he relies on to run his business — and the one decision, above all the others, that put his financial goals within reach.