Consultants Underperform Finance Staff on Decision Support
Business units and functions are far more likely to value internally conducted financial analyses over those farmed out to third parties.
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending May 15
Amway, True Value, Apollo Education, ConnectWise, Momentive Performance Materials, Aviat, Universal American, Synaptics, Tata Communications, Bottomline
From Great Books to QuickBooks
CFOs must have accounting and finance training to succeed, but undergraduate degrees in the humanities and social sciences are what propelled these six executives to the top finance spot.
Forecasting Comes of Age
Corporate finance departments have come to rely on forecasting in previously unimagined ways.
How to Structure Your Staff for Success
One key is giving strategically focused areas greater independence, which will generate more ideas and allow CFOs the time to be more strategic themselves.