Predictive Analytics: How Clear Is the ROI?
Companies claim that predictive analytics has earned them rich returns on their investments, but the numbers may not be as solid as they appear.
Do the Math Before You Buy Insurance
Deciding how much insurance to buy can be tough when a company has little or no history of large losses on which to base such decisions.
Big Data, Bigger Job
Everybody seems excited about the potential of huge datasets to turbo-charge their businesses. But do companies have the talent they’ll need?
Finance executives have no trouble imagining how new technologies will make their companies more competitive. So why can’t they make that vision a reality?
Accounting’s Big Data Problem
Reality is swiftly outpacing the ability of accountants to embrace Big Data. How can they catch up?
Eight Top Issues for CFOs in 2014
With elevated status following the financial crisis, CFOs are more primed than ever to set and drive strategic direction next year.
Predictive Analytics Drives Profitability, Growth
Predictive analytics can be an ally in driving growth and managing enterprise profitability.
A New Breed of CFO
Cloud technology companies are leading the charge of hiring CFOs with deep experience in data analytics and an aptitude for driving the sales process.
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.