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Customer Impact Guides the Digital Transformation Journey

Customer Impact Guides the Digital Transformation Journey Amidst a rapidly changing global economy, Tina Wang, Vice President of Product Marketing at Sage Intacct, offers insights on how to elevate the work of your finance team and harness the opportunities digital...

International Regulations Respond to Accelerated Global Trends

  During the COVID pandemic, the world’s regulatory processes have finally become digitized. Old fashioned paper-based work has been replaced by online processes leading to greater efficiencies. However, digitalization also allows regulators worldwide to process...

Modern Fintech Helps the Finance Suite

Modern Fintech Helps the Finance Suite WE ARE PROUD TO ALIGN WITH TRIPACTIONS AS A BRONZE SPONSOR FOR OUR CFO LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE, IN ANTICIPATION, THEIR TEAM OF EXPERTS PROVIDE NEW INSIGHTS FOR TODAY'S TECH CFO. B2B fintech is turning into a surprising catalyst for...

5 Tips To Get The Most Out Of A Virtual Conference

5 Tips To Get The Most Out Of A Virtual Conference The virtual world certainly exploded onto the scene and is here to stay.  The rise in virtual conferences continues!  They are a bit different from a live event experience, but they do bring some real advantages to...

Leading Digitalization When Failure Is Not An Option

Leading Digitalization When Failure Is Not An Option CFOs are stepping in to play an important role when it comes to digitalization.  As a strategist you are influencing your company’s digitalization efforts so strategic financial performance initiatives can be...

Actionable Insights For Today’s Finance Leaders

Actionable Insights For Today's Finance Leaders For many, 2020 will be a year that is long remembered. The economy, governments, businesses, and individuals have been severely impacted. With the vaccine rollout, there is now hope of recovery. But the impacts realized...

International Regulations Respond to Accelerated Global Trends

  During the COVID pandemic, the world’s regulatory processes have finally become digitized. Old fashioned paper-based work has been replaced by online processes leading to greater efficiencies. However, digitalization also allows regulators worldwide to process large volumes of data using AI and related technology. As a result, the volume of information required to be reported has also dramatically increased, leading to an additional burden on hard-pressed businesses. In this article we flag the major regulatory changes that are now in effect worldwide, presenting both opportunities and challenges for businesses. READ FULL ARTICLE About the Author Dr. Shan Nair is an

Making Your DEI Program Impactful, Jack McCullough's Latest in Forbes

Making Your DEI Program Impactful Executives recognize Diversity Equity and Inclusion programs as a strategic imperative in 2021.  In his latest Forbes article, Jack interviews CB Bowman, CEO at Workplace Equity & Equality.  Jack is a Senior Contributor to Forbes CFO Network and looks at the challenges and opportunities facing CFOs today. Chief financial officers and their teams have identified the creation of a more inclusive workplace as a priority for 2021 and beyond. But this challenge is different from others they have faced, and they are looking for guidance to make Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) a profitable investment for their

Best Non-Profit CFOs in 2020, Jack McCullough's Latest in Forbes

Best Non-Profit CFOs In 2020 Honoring some of the best finance chiefs in the game. Jack McCullough, President & Founder, CFO Leadership Council weighs in.  Jack is a Senior Contributor to Forbes CFO Network.  His recent interviews are below. Today I conclude my series honoring the top CFOs of 2020 with two leaders from the non-profit sector. 2020 has been a year of unprecedented challenges for CFOs and their teams, and many of the world’s non-profits proved their resilience at a time when the world most needed them. Today I will recognize Pat Keel, the CFO of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (St. Jude) and Debra Shoaf,

How Two Public Company CFOs Guided Their Businesses Through 2020, Jack McCullough's Latest in Forbes

How Two Public Company CFOs Guided Their Businesses Through 2020 Honoring some of the best finance chiefs in the game. Jack McCullough, President & Founder, CFO Leadership Council weighs in.  Jack is a Senior Contributor to Forbes CFO Network.  An excerpt of his recent interviews are below. This week I am honoring six chief financial officers who made amazing contributions to their organizations’ successes in 2020. Like the rest of us, chief financial officers were challenged in 2020 as never before, and they more than rose to the occasion, helping to guide their organizations to unprecedented heights in some cases. Today’s focus

Best Private Company CFOs Of 2020, Jack McCullough's Latest in Forbes

Best Private Company CFOs Of 2020 Honoring some of the best finance chiefs in the game. Jack McCullough, President & Founder, CFO Leadership Council weighs in.  Jack is a Senior Contributor to Forbes CFO Network.  An excerpt is below. Chief financial officers performed admirably during 2020. Whether it was partnering with chief executive officers to develop new business models, being the lead communicator to employees and investors alike, providing a reassuring voice to customers, or finding a financial solution to a seemingly unsolvable financial crisis, CFOs stepped up and proved their mettle. I want to acknowledge their accomplishments by honoring some of

CFO Priorities For 2021...And Beyond, Jack McCullough's Latest in Forbes

CFO Priorities For 2021...And Beyond CFOs and their teams have no shortage of challenges and opportunities in 2021. Jack McCullough, President & Founder, CFO Leadership Council weighs in.   Jack is a Senior Contributor to Forbes CFO Network.  An excerpt is below. One of the primary lessons for all executives from this last tumultuous year was that they cannot control or even predict certain outside events. The best CFOs can do is to create flexible business models that can react quickly and decisively if conditions deteriorate, while also being able to capitalize aggressively on opportunities as they emerge. In my role as