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Nearly Half Of CFOs Don’t Have A Succession Plan

Planning for Succession "Control your own destiny or someone else will!" ~ Jack Welch Most Say It's Because They're Not Planning to Leave Soon ~ A recent news release submitted by our sponsor Robert Half.   Change management is always a major concern for...

Fast Forward To The Past – Guidance For Your Younger Financial Self

Fast Forward To The Past – Guidance For Your Younger Financial Self Advice from Stuart Pasternak, Toronto Regional Director, CFO Leadership Council As a financial executive, we have been on a long journey and gained many insights.  If you could turn back time and...

Automate or Stagnate, Advice from Lindsey Head, CFOLC San Diego Chapter Co-Chair

Automate or Stagnate, Advice from Lindsey Head, CFOLC San Diego Chapter Co-Chair Stagnation, the dreaded word that no founder wants to hear or experience. Imagine, you have poured your energy and life savings into launching a business. You’ve setup shop, the doors...

Creative Leadership Skills for the Current Climate

Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.” – Jack Welch Being a leader is a commitment. You are charged with guiding and supporting your team through the good times and the bad....

Becoming a Data Driven Finance Leader  

Becoming a Data Driven Finance Leader    Surveys indicate many CFOs are anchored in the role of Historian, one that is backward looking. Today’s dynamic business environment demands CFOs fulfill a much different role -- one that is forward looking, strategic, data...

Leveraging Technology to Power the High Growth Enterprise

Leveraging Technology to Power the High Growth Enterprise Modern, data centered technologies, such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, and analytics, along with new architectures and subscription models built in the cloud are giving CFOs new fire power and...

Live Webinars This Week ~ 2014 Cloud Trends & Critical "Soft Skills"

2014 Cloud Trends Every CFO Needs To KnowLive Webinar ~ Wed Jan 29, 2014 @ 1:30pm Today’s workforce is more diverse than ever. While such diversity can be celebrated, it also comes with a unique set of challenges. Nontechnical – or soft – skills are no longer nice to have. Honing your soft skills enables you to adapt to a variety of work environments and colleagues with varying work styles, attitudes and values. These attributes are essential elements for success, and executives see them as indicators of your future potential with the organization.  This one (1) hour session will cover:

Salary Center, Professional Employment Reports from RHMR

Fresh on the heels of its recent launch of its Salary Center, Robert Half Management Resources just launched its quarterly Professional Employment Report, the first quarterly executive survey of its size and scope to focus exclusively on professional-level hiring.  It is a compilation of telephone interviews with more than 4,000 executives and other leaders from a variety of fields throughout the United States about their hiring plans for the upcoming quarter.  Among the respondents are chief financial officers, chief information officers, senior human resources managers, lawyers, and advertising and marketing executives.  Respondents also offer their views on the challenge of finding

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