Data and AI Belong At the Heart of ESG Initiatives
The primary cause of ESG failures is data: lack of data, lack of standards, and lack of understanding of how to use data.
Why Risk Management Should Be a Higher Priority
CFOs are equipped to turn risk into an advantage, an international accounting leader says.
Finance Function 2019: Fewer Functionaries, More Strategists
Heading into the new year, technology is starting to wipe out lower-level number crunchers in favor of mid-level team members focused on strategy.
Industrial CFO Leads Advanced Analytics Drive
Traditional data analysis isn't sufficient for today's competitive climate, says Stanley Black & Decker's finance chief.
Customer Obsession Drives Financial Results: Study
Companies that prioritize customer-focused initiatives and the usage of customer data perform substantially better than others, Forrester finds.
Better Data, Better Decisions
Risk-based analytics enables CFOs to improve efficiency and keep exposures acceptable.
How to Reduce Investment Decision Complexity
Streamlined investment decision processes clarify the judgments required to make decisions and facilitate enhanced accountability.
Special Report: Connecting the Supply Chain
Sensors, wireless networks, analytics software, artificial intelligence—the technologies are here. Now, what to do with them?
To Maximize Your Exit Value, Get a Grip on Your Data
Data analysis can identify potential issues, demonstrate growth drivers, and shed light on profit drivers.
Data Analytics Grows Sears Appliance-Repair Unit
The division is expecting 5% to 6% growth by eliminating 450,000 unproductive house calls.