Metric of the Month: Total Cost to Manage and Process Collections
Smart companies take a strategic approach to spend less on collections.
The Management Accountant, a Top Digital Transformation Pro
At a time when so many different factors can impact a company's finances, management accountants must be integral to the senior decision-making process.
Key Steps to the Lease Accounting Close
While some organizations have transitioned smoothly, others are still struggling to make the necessary business process and control changes.
Technical Accounting: The CFO’s Secret Weapon
A great partnership with accounting will actually help drive and influence financial results (legally, of course).
Cybersecurity 2020: Welcome to the Digital Cold War
The race to develop strategically important next-generation technology will drive an increase in nation-state-backed attacks.
Technology Helps Year-End Budget Processes
Many annual budgeting and forecasting practices remain plagued by the same-old deficiencies.
An Empowered Audit Team Can Be the Ultimate Safeguard
Regtech can improve transparency, but without the right culture even the best technology will fall flat.
Metric of the Month: Days to Perform a Site-Level Annual Close
The process can be made faster and easier by performing pre-close activities throughout the year in the run-up to the annual close.
A Controller Demonstrates Strategic Value
Why is a controller willing to roll up her sleeves and help business managers achieve their goals?
Metric of the Month: Cycle Time To Perform a Financial Evaluation of New Products
Leading companies bring finance into the new product or service design process early for faster and more forward-looking financial evaluation.
Legacy Banks Are Threatened – Unless They Fight Back
Leading financial institutions still have the opportunity to create a new kind of bank, one that is more than just what the new challengers promise.