For international companies or those with multiple business entities, consolidation and reporting is a critical step
FP&A done right means delivering information and insights that impact performance across the enterprise. This requires effective business partnering.
When asked where innovation is most needed in the finance function, more than 80 percent of finance leaders responded that it was most needed in the delivery of business insight
In many organizations, dashboards, reports, and visualization are sometimes seen as an end-goal rather than a means to an end. But in essence…
“Can’t see the forest for the trees” is a saying that virtually everyone is familiar with. In essence, it describes when someone is so focused on the
If you have an opportunity to improve financial processes with new software, yet find it daunting to build the necessary internal awareness
Account reconciliation has been described as an “underappreciated control,” yet it’s a key procedure in closing the books and creating an accurate set of financial statements
Enterprise financial reporting can be as tedious and time-consuming as balancing your checkbook. (Remember when you had to do that?) We don’t question it enough.
The term business intelligence (BI) was coined several years ago when software tools enabled dashboards and “drill down” into data
Slow, slow, quick, quick: If you’re familiar with ballroom dancing, you may recognize these as the basic steps for a foxtrot. If you are a
When organizations can’t look across the whole information chain, their ability to make decisions, understand and serve their customers, make the right investments, and manage
While research shows that 60 percent of CFOs and finance directors still rely on Microsoft Excel to access data―even those in businesses with over $1 billion in
It’s no secret that many finance users find standard ERP reporting tools difficult to use. Because of the complexity of data structures in systems like