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This report, produced by CFO Research Services aims to describe the problems companies face in the area of performance management and explain the successful solutions that companies are pursuing.
January 03, 2008
Managing the performance of an enterprise is becoming increasingly challenging: CFOs and executives are struggling to track how the enterprise is progressing in the face of growing organizational complexity. And the risks associated with “getting it … more »
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Increasingly, forward-thinking CFOs today regard financial process improvement as ongoing, not a one-off project.
January 03, 2008
Increasingly, forward-thinking CFOs today regard financial process improvement as ongoing, not a one-off project. The reasoning? Financial process improvement can be intertwined with compliance management, which, by definition, is an ongoing … more »
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This report explores human capital management through the eyes of the CFO.
January 03, 2008
This report explores human capital management through the eyes of the CFO. What is the current status of human capital management and what is changing? What does this imply for the CFO’s role in human capital management? What steps are companies … more »
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Ask ten people to define “performance management,” and you’re likely to get ten different answers.
January 03, 2008
Performance management is, without question, one of the hottest topics among senior finance executives and the analysts and vendors that serve them. Ask ten people to define “performance management,” however, and you’re likely to get ten different … more »
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The shareholder value movement has emerged since the early 1990s as a guiding principle not just for investors but also for management teams, as companies compete for capital to fund ambitious growth plans.
January 03, 2008
The shareholder value movement has emerged since the early 1990s as a guiding principle not just for investors but also for management teams, as companies compete for capital to fund ambitious growth plans. When executing strategies toward the … more »
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Today's CFO must exhibit not only solid accounting skills, but operations savvy, leadership, and management expertise.
January 03, 2008
Internal and external forces are changing the role of the CFO, and with it the charter of the finance organization, which now includes not only reporting unimpeachable financial results and efficiently funding the business, but also advising the … more »
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Few senior financial executives are satisfied with their performance management capabilities.
January 03, 2008
Few senior financial executives are satisfied with their performance management capabilities—their ability to plan, budget, and forecast. A survey of senior financial executives at 245 organizations (most of them large, public U.S. companies), … more »
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Optimizing an Increasingly Complex Role
Sponsored by SAP
May 01, 2007
What does the ideal CFO do? What does he or she not do? And what should the ideal CFO do in the future? In this study, more than 350 senior finance executives weigh in with their views on the superstar CFO. Survey respondents say that the ideal CFO … more »
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