Recruiting Analytical Talent Requires Cultural Change
Executive sponsorship is integral to the success of advanced analytics initiatives and to obtaining the talent to execute those initiatives, says a Verizon Wireless executive. CFOs are in a position to take on that role.
CFOs Open to Improving Tech Literacy
Finance chiefs recognize the need to brush up on their knowledge of emerging technologies, and they’re reaching out to their CIOs for help, a new survey says.
Social Business: Valuable Inside as Well as Out
Improved internal communications and collaboration may be as important as engaging your customers.
Regulatory Climate Has Tech Companies on Edge
Data security and the integration of acquired companies are also near the top of the risk-factor list for tech firms, a new report finds.
BYOD: You’re Doing it Wrong
Companies can’t reap the full benefits of a bring-your-own-device policy for employees if they reimburse monthly voice and data charges. But the benefits may not be all that great anyway.
More Department Leaders Make Their Own IT Decisions
Technology has become so vital to all areas of a business that those in charge of departments and functions are spending big.
Sizing Up the Data
How data analytics helps CFO Dennis Hernreich keep inventory levels balanced and boost operating margin at retail clothier Destination XL.
Should You Consider Cyber-Liability Insurance?
Many small businesses are perfect targets for cyber attacks because they lack the sophisticated security practices larger companies use to protect trade secrets and customer data.
House Approves Cybersecurity Overhaul
A bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives Thursday creates a framework for the government and private sector to share information with each other about cyber threats.
Social-Media Analytics Offer New Insight on Risk
Companies leveraging Big Data and next-generation analytics to drive operational decisions are ushering in a shift away from looking at risk and audit from a historical perspective.