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The basics still matter for effective internal control

Despite the wide range of risks, accounting systems, and control failures, things usually go wrong because of two basic reasons. At the end of the day, here's what matters most.

Inline XBRL (iXBRL)

On March 1, the SEC voted to propose amendments to require the use of Inline XBRL or iXBRL for public companies and mutual fund filings. In addition, the SEC published the IFRS Taxonomy to the EDGAR Filer Manual.

improve risk assessments blog

We have your New Year's resolution for ERM: analyze and improve your enterprise risk assessment (ERA) process. Read the blog to find out four key considerations.

New revenue recognition standard

No need to panic over the new revenue recognition standard—regulators are giving advice on how to prepare. Read this post for the 5 questions you'll need to be able to answer.

strategic risk management

Strategic risk management is an often-overlooked aspect of enterprise risk management (ERM) that can generate value by mitigating risk and creating opportunity.

Make your voice heard in the Idea Lab at TEC 2017

The Idea Lab offers TEC attendees the opportunity to share their ideas on how to improve Wdesk with Workiva developers. The developers then begin working on implementing these features on the spot!

fpa process improvement blog

In this blog post, we highlight the universal reporting challenges faced by finance teams, discuss strategies for improvements, and provide suggestions on how to apply the framework to your FP&A process.

IPO readiness is the key to a successful public offering

When approaching an IPO, there is a lot of room for error. Get your house in order in advance to give your company its best shot at becoming a successful public company.

embrace modern finance landscape blog

Organizations need the right tools to modernize finance while still delivering against stakeholder goals. Use these three concepts as a guide to modernize your finance team.

Wdesk Mobile app helps you stay connected on the go

Workiva keeps you connected in smart ways. With Wdesk Mobile, you can take care of all those 2-minute tasks that add up when you're away from your desk. Check it out.