Audits are challenging enough without shooting yourself in the foot and exasperating those challenges. And as good as we are here at Embark with our kernels of wisdom and experience-driven guidance, we can’t prevent shivers from running down your...Read More Share This Post!
Chocolate chip cookies might look like their oatmeal raisin cousins from ten feet or so, but your taste buds will always beg to differ. Things that look, sound, or even act the same often have significant differences between the margins....Read More Share This Post!
You could look at auditing as a process or function that is immobile and inflexible. But you’d be wrong. The truth is, auditing is as dynamic as the organization’s it helps provide focus and boundaries for. To prove our point, Embark looks...Read More Share This Post!
Embark prides itself at being on the forefront of change in an industry too often view as static and inflexible. As anyone on the frontlines of accounting, finance, or auditing will tell you, our industry is evolving at a rapid clip, so rapid...Read More Share This Post!
Accountants, believe it or not, can learn a lot from nature. Just look at the seasons of the year, how the frigid days of winter give way to new sprigs of grass, leaves on an oak, and bluebonnets dotting the Texan landscapes. Likewise, when a...Read More Share This Post!
All you have to do is turn on the TV for a few minutes to see some fine examples of the benefits of symbiotic relationships. Although it might have tampered the dizzying drama between the two, Tom and Jerry were always able to accomplish more...Read More Share This Post!
The mere mention of the word audit can make both individuals and companies try to ignore reality, just for very different reasons. Like taxpayers fearful of the "a" word and the harsh gaze of the IRS, many corporations are equally dreadful of the...Read More Share This Post!
Audits get a bad rap. Too often, they conjure images of demon-eyed accountants dressed in conservative business casual attire, mischievous grins filling their smug faces as they prepare to wreak financial havoc. Yes, in a perfect world, auditors...Read More Share This Post!