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Turn The Page! What Our CFOLC Members Are Reading

Turn The Page!  What Our CFOLC Members Are Reading Recently our CFO Leadership Council members were asked by a peer via our online members-only forum CFO Connect "What materials are you currently reading that you find impactful to your role as finance leaders?"  The...

Surviving Today’s Technology Complexity, One CAO’s True Story

Surviving Today’s Technology Complexity, One CAO’s True Story Requirements in the back office have grown exponentially while reporting deadlines remain fixed. New accounting standards, ASC606 and ASC 842, and new business models, such as the subscription economy and...

A CFOs Imperative – Putting Your Controller In Control

A CFOs Imperative - Putting Your Controller In Control   It’s well-known that today’s CFO must be strategic to succeed.  But, what about their financial controller? Much like the CFO of ten years ago, today’s controller must buck the stereotype of an introverted...

Creating The Power To Get Things Done!  Spotlight on the CFO Leadership Conference kickoff keynote Christina Spade, CFO, CBS Corporation

Creating the power to get things done!  Spotlight on the CFO Leadership Conference Kickoff Keynote Christina Spade, CFO, CBS Corporation Creating the power to get things done - Closing the books is table stakes.  CFOs today must deliver much more.  Successful CFOs...

Survey: Nearly Half Of CFOs Don’t Have A Succession Plan

Planning for Succession 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 organizations, but few challenges are more disruptive than an executive...

Driving Business Agility in A Digital World

During the last decade or more, the business world has officially moved into a new and exciting digital age. With intelligent or “extreme” automation on the forefront of many company’s agendas, CFOs have to be prepared for this shift that has already begun taking...

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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