Chapter 10 begins by describing how accounting information and AIS are utilized by other departments in the organization, specifically the marketing department for sales information.
Please respond to the prompt below.
Was the inclusion of the discussion on the use of accounting information by other departments in this chapter surprising?
How does this impact the ways in which accounting information and AIS is designed at an organization?
In what ways?
Please discuss one example either from work experience or from another course when accounting information was used by another functional department at an organization.
Was the other functional department satisfied with the information available?