What Is An Employee Benefit Plan Audit and What to Expect?

Are you wondering if your company has to prepare for an employee benefit plan audit? If a company provides an employee benefit plan (EBP) to more than 100 eligible employees, the plan would be subject to an EBP audit required by the Department of Labor. Most companies, when facing an EBP audit, will engage a… [Read More]

5 Advantages of Choosing a Career in Accounting

It’s almost graduation season, and now it’s time to think about which careers you should seek out with your new degree. A career in accounting holds an abundance of advantages for recent graduates seeking to build a career and future. Here are five reasons how you could benefit from exploring a career in accounting: 1…. [Read More]

What is Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)?

By Pete Mowry – Consulting Manager   Have you noticed the amount of time spent on day-to-day tasks has slowly increased? Are you opening one program and another and then another to take care of finances, sales, and other business needs?   When everyday business tasks start to become difficult it may mean it’s time… [Read More]

Why Bring in a Business Consultant?

Pete Mowry – Atherton Management Consulting Businesses can end up with some tough decisions to make. Training, onboarding, hiring, firing, budget, and HR can combine into a difficult scenario for an employer. Running a company is no simple task, and there’s no shame in enlisting some outside help. When it comes to business decisions, a… [Read More]

How can Operations Optimization Help Your Business?

  Pete Mowry – Atherton Management Consulting Often, the greatest way to ensure that something gets done is by making a plan. At Atherton & Associates, we use a holistic approach to improve business operations with proven methodology for sustainable, bottom-line results. In layman’s terms, we use business process optimization in order to break down… [Read More]