1. If you want to build a great accounting department, hire at least one great accountant. We could almost stop this article right now, and leave it here. If you want to build a great accounting department, hire at least one great accountant. "Accountant" is almost a sacred word. In olden times, kingly families thought of their accountant as almost one of the family. You'll notice I said accountant, singular, even though obviously these kingly families used more than one. But the others were other, and only one was the one. Let's not get too solemn here. But the fact remains. To have a great accounting department, you have to have at least one great accountant. One first-rate, topnotch, untouchable, brilliant, wise, honest accountant.
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