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READING AND COMPREHENSION ENGLISH TEST FOR ACCOUNTING TEACHERS
Disadvantage of Using a Computerized Accounting Package
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Computerized accounting programs arenot always advantageous for companies.computer girl two image by Paul Moore from Fotolia.com
Computerized accounting involves the use of computer hardware and software in a company's accountingsystems. Many companies use computerized accounting to enhance their accounting functions and improve the accuracy of accounting reports. For all their benefits, these programs have disadvantages.
Facts1. Companies using computerized accounting systems often face high implementation and maintenance costs. Most business owners and managers are unable to update these systems on their own, so theymust contract with an outside agency to set up the system. Technical support costs may also be necessary for these systems.
2. Computerized accounting systems typically require trainingnew employees on how to use these programs. Additional training time can slow down a company's accounting process. Older employee may also refute to learn how to manage new computer programs orapplications because they lack basic computer skills.
3. Using accounting software programs or applications is not always easy. Companies can face integration problems attempting toinstall these programs in their business operations. Changing technology can also make these systems obsolete.
Responder en español:
1. ¿Con qué fin se utiliza la contabililidad sistematizada?2. ¿Qué debe hacer la mayoría de empresarios que no pueden actualizar su sistema por si mismos?
3. ¿Por qué a los empleados de edades avanzadas les cuesta trabajo manejar los nuevos...