Fast Close: A Guide to Closing the Books Quickly

With new regulations like Sarbanes-Oxley requiring companies to deliver their financial statements even more quickly, the pressure is really on finance departments to reduce the time it takes to complete the closing process. Fast Close presents the successful, field-tested principles of bestselling author and accounting guru Steven Bragg. By following his authoritative, recommended changes, readers can expect to arrive at a closing interval that may encompass as little as a single day. Achieve what was once thought to be the unachievable with the step-by-step guidance found in Fast Close.

About the Author

Steven M. Bragg, CPA, CMA, CIA, CPIM, has been the Chief Financial Officer or Controller of four companies, as well as a consulting manager at Ernst & Young.