You have been given the assignment to read Beer School: Bottling Success at The Brooklyn Brewery. Upon completion of reading this informative book dealing with this real life rags to riches entrepreneurial….
Complete the XBRL tutorial developed by KPMG, which you’ll find at www.us.kpmg.com/ microsite/xbrl/train/86/86.htm .
a. Interview a practicing accountant, in either a CPA firm or a corporate environment. Find
out what your interviewee knows about XBRL and its advantages for accounting firms and
b. Refer to the list of XBRL tagging software referenced in the chapter. Choose two or three of
the software packages on the list; apply the software evaluation methodology discussed earlier
in the text. As your evaluation criteria, use cost (weight ⫽ 5), ease of use (weight ⫽ 3),
and support services (weight ⫽ 2).
c. Complete the XBRL tutorial developed by KPMG, which you’ll find at www.us.kpmg.com/
microsite/xbrl/train/86/86.htm . Prepare a summary of what you learned to discuss in class.