New Strategies Around Strategy
The financial crisis turned traditional budgeting and strategic planning on its head. Now companies allow for more flexibility in drafting their plans.
Pandora: Mobile Maverick
A planning and performance management solution with mobile capabilities fosters collaboration and improves forecasting at Pandora.
Cloudy with a Chance of Data
The CFO of the American Academy of Physician Assistants explains why the association chose a cloud-based planning, budgeting and forecasting system.
All Together Now
The convergence of social, mobile and cloud technologies —“SoMoClo”—is changing the way companies work.
Earning Their Keep
Finance chiefs’ pay is increasingly aligned with corporate performance, as our report on trends in CFO compensation reveals.
Still Not Working
Working capital performance among large U.S. public companies has improved only marginally over the last two years, according to REL Consulting’s annual survey.
Weathering the Weather
In the face of extreme weather and natural disasters, companies are reengineering their supply chains for added reliability.
The Great Pension Derisking
Stung by funding shortfalls time and again, companies are using a variety of tactics to lighten their pension burdens for good.
Colleges in a Crunch
In an age of austerity, college CFOs are helping their institutions find revenue and do more with less.
Whose Company Is It?
A controversial new book has rekindled the debate over shareholder value and the purpose of the public corporation.