How Accounting Geeks and Techie Nerds Can Play Nicely Together

The budget demands it.

By Donny C. Shimamoto

Accounting geeks and IT nerds are folks from different countries, different cultures, different ways of life.

They speak different languages and they have different objectives within their organization. The accountants will never fathom – nor should they have to fathom – the hardware and software needs of the IT department. Likewise, IT has more important things to do than deal with the intricacies of accounting.