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President’s Memo: Keep Smiling

State Board Report August 2011 It was 1963. Two insurance companies had gone through a difficult merger in an unfriendly environment, where cultures and management styles clashed. Something significant had to be done to create more harmony and a smoother transition to the consolidated company. The company’s leadership engaged Harvey Ball to create a “friendliness campaign”…

Response to Roadmap for the Potential Use of Financial Statements 2/19/09

February 19, 2009 NASBA’s comments to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC or Commission) on the “Roadmap For The Potential Use Of Financial Statements Prepared In Accordance With International Financial Reporting Standards By U.S. Issuers.” The response discusses the continuing need for the FASB, jurisdictional differences, providing guidance, need for independence, loss of sovereign power,…