5 Categories of Finance Competencies for 2020
Gartner identifies the skills that will more valued going forward and the personas that may be capable of delivering them.
Why Isn’t Your Transformation Showing Up in the Bottom Line?
Transformation success rates vary widely. Finance can make a big difference by articulating and validating the link between transformation and value.
Why Apple’s Disclosure Changes Are the Right Move
The world's second-most-valuable company is not being coy but rather is clearly communicating its business-model shift, an investor relations expert says.
Institutional Investors Put Private CFOs in the Public Eye
The rise of "crossover investors" — institutional investors that fund private start-ups — blurs the line between public and private companies.
How to Overcome Obstacles to Strategy Execution
The finance department must play a central role in surmounting challenges to successful implementation of strategic priorities.
Sustainability Should Be on the Mid-Market CFO’s Agenda
Mid-market firms can be resource-constrained, but when it comes to sustainability their nimbleness can be an advantage.
CFO Delegates Key Roles to Finance Staff
To allow himself time to focus on growing the company, a finance chief empowers underlings to serve as business partners to functional leaders.
KPIs: The Key to Corporate Compliance
New Justice Department guidance on compliance highlights the need for a data-driven approach to compliance.
CFOs: Be the Heart of Data Integration
Recognizing the benefit that access to data can bring, finance chiefs must now address a host of new, related challenges.
Master of All Metrics
How CFOs can take charge of nonfinancial performance measures without alienating the rest of the organization.
Key Performance Drivers: KPIs Evolved
Key performance indicators are fundamental for measuring performance. But which metrics are really driving companies forward?