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Turning the Page
Why Mark Bierley left bookseller Borders for the CFO job at a convenience-store chain. September 8, 2010
Overqualified...and Out of Work
Here is why and how some finance execs take the delicate step of applying for smaller roles than they previously held. August 6, 2010
An Open (Source) and Shut Case
The business model of open-source software companies puts a premium on finding a CFO with experience in the field. August 6, 2010
A Long Time at the Helm
A CFO who's also a veteran technologist enters his fourth decade with the same company. July 19, 2010
What Makes a CEO Successful?
A new analysis turns up some surprising negatives. May 19, 2010
An Action Plan for IT
CFOs who oversee technology should have no fear: a methodical, top-down management approach can produce strong results. May 1, 2010
Is There a Pulse in the CFO Market?
The demand for finance-executive talent is slowly reviving. April 15, 2010
IT's Need for Speed
To get projects done quickly, forget building a broad consensus and avoid getting too caught up in analytics, says consultant and longtime Coca-Cola executive Jack Bergstrand. April 14, 2010
"We Fail Fast, Learn, and Move On."
This CFO believes in continuous education and in "getting close to the widgets." An interview with Steven Neil, CFO of Diamond Foods Inc. April 1, 2010
The CFO as Chief of Objectivity
Celanese's finance chief strives to take the emotion out of decision making. March 31, 2010