Research latest: are spreadsheets holding back finance transformation?

Technology-wise, there is no shortage of ambition within the finance function. Automation has stepped up a gear. And by April next year, almost 80% of companies expect to have data analytics capabilities in place (up from around 73% at present).

Finance Transformation: The Transformation Journey

This is the fourth and final part of our series on Finance Transformation and this blog outlines the 3 steps to make your finance transformation journey a success.

20 July 2020

Higher Education Finance: A New Approach to Planning

Higher education institutions are currently facing revenue uncertainty on practically every front. Cash flow management has never been more critical - or more challenging. It demands an agile response to both liquidity management and budget planning.

16 July 2020

Effecting change in your organisation

We recommended starting with process automation, concentrating on making the core Financial Management processes as automated and efficient as possible – what we call “Getting the basics right”.

06 July 2020

Where do you start on the Finance Transformation journey?

When planning your Finance Transformation journey, start with process improvements, specifically automation of manual tasks. Our view is that transformation should be approached in small definable steps; start small, think big.

12 June 2020

Financial Consolidation needs to be simplified

Establishing or reorganising a group company structure can make sense for a variety of reasons. But where does such a move leave your finance team?

03 June 2020

Workforce Planning for 2020 and Beyond

Workforce planning is concerned with putting the right people in place at the right time, ultimately to equip organisations to meet their long-term goals. But what happens when your plans for the future are overtaken by more immediate concerns?

01 June 2020

Mental Fitness in Finance Teams

As part of our focus on Financial Transformation, in this blog we cover mental fitness in the finance team as part of mental health awareness week

19 May 2020

Financial Transformation

Whether it is Finance Transformation, Digital Transformation or Digital Finance Transformation, this is the subject discussed at nearly every finance conference and is the most debated by finance professionals on social media.

01 May 2020