Digital Investments Carry Increasing Financial Risk
Machine learning and AI solutions are difficult to deploy, often overhyped, and may have little bottom-line impact: Gartner.
To Navigate a Recession, Beware Mental Momentum
Internal resistance to change — or mental momentum — can prevent companies from properly responding to new market economics.
Four Pitfalls Keeping Big Companies from Getting Bigger
Companies tend to be laden with bureaucracy, operate with a short-term mentality, condition managers to fear failure, and overstretch their teams, CEB says.
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.
Is Finance-Cost Benchmarking Off Track?
Comparisons should take into account company complexity, not just industry and revenue, one research firm contends.
Five Reasons Why Your Finance Transformation Failed
You focused too much on finance costs and satisfying internal customers, thought of it as a finite project and relied too heavily on consultants.