The New York Stock Exchange has been selected for Uber's initial public offering, which could give the company a valuation as high as $120 billion, a source said. The IPO is expected to be the biggest in the US this year, sources have said.
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Many people who prepare financial statements, such as controllers, analysts, accountants and auditors, lack confidence in their reports' accuracy, according to research from BlackLine. They cite reasons including human error, data volume, overreliance on spreadsheets, outdated processes and lack of automated controls.
People are less likely to get defensive about mistakes if you approach them in private and commiserate before explaining what they did wrong, writes Art Markman, professor of psychology and marketing. Make sure you're addressing actual errors instead of pet peeves, and reciprocate with grace when it's your turn for correction.
"The Histories," written more than 2,400 years ago by Herodotus, includes a detailed description of ships used during that time. A recent find of 70 ships near a sunken port city includes one that resembles vessels in Herodotus' writing, including a unique way of joining planks.