10 Vital Roles for CFOs
To ascend to (and remain in) the office of CFO and be great at the job, you will have to master these responsibilities.
The Decision to Buy or Sell Non-Core Assets
No matter what side of the negotiation table you are on, make sure these questions are top of mind.
Want to Be a Nonprofit CFO? Much Will Be Familiar
Even in the nonprofit world, finance chiefs often view things differently than their C-suite colleagues do.
CFOs: Financial Future Hangs on Upcoming Election
A new survey reveals 87% of CFOs believe the economic future of their companies depends on the outcome of the U.S. presidential election.
How to Avoid Bankruptcy: Lessons from a Short Seller
Hedge fund manager Scott Fearon's book reveals how companies ensure their demise.
Most Tech CFOs in the Dark About Revenue Rule
Fifty-seven percent of tech company CFOs responding to a BDO survey are still unfamiliar with the new revenue recognition standard.
Unfriendly Persuasion by CFOs Could Spur Faulty Audits
Caught between the need to serve clients and the requirement to be skeptical of them, auditors may stint on audit quality.
Amazon CFO Szkutak to Retire Next Year
The change comes as CEO Jeff Bezos fields accusations that he's too focused on areas outside the company's core online retail business.
What Do CFOs Do on Twitter?
Turns out that they like The Voice, Joel Osteen and sports. Oh, and they read about business.
Just Cutting Costs Won’t Cut It
Finance and other support functions won’t succeed unless they're actively identifying customer needs and shaping demand.
Predictive Analytics Drives Profitability, Growth
Predictive analytics can be an ally in driving growth and managing enterprise profitability.