Metric of the Month: Total Cost of the Finance Function
Judged according to the cost of their finance functions, some companies may be wasting millions of revenue dollars on inefficient processes.
Microsoft Sees Money in the Cloud
Gross margins for Microsoft's business cloud services will reach 44% in the year ending in June, up from 15% a year earlier.
Revenue Recognition Changes Could Hit Middle Market Hard
The significant changes in revenue recognition include ones that need to be made in accounting for performance bonuses and licenses.
Middle-Market Growth Forecast Plateaus
Companies between $10 million and $1 billion in revenue expect slower expansion over the next year.
The Positives of Negative Working Capital
Wireless communications and broadcasting firms have a knack for taking in other people's cash quicker than theirs goes out.
Why VSOE Spells Trouble
As software becomes more ubiquitous, many CFOs must now confront the nightmare of revenue recognition.