August 7, 2018

Why Today’s Finance Function Must Be Defined By Progress, Not Process

PwC’s recent industry benchmark report suggests that igniting growth must increasingly define effective finance departments. This transition recognizes the ‘soft power of the CFO’ and is part of a necessary maturing of the finance role beyond simply score-keeping, governance and controls.

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June 5, 2018

Make IT Easy For The CFO To Say “Yes”

CFOs readily admit to not understanding IT and struggle to fully understand technology’s value in the business context. It should be no surprise then that CFOs create purchasing roadblocks and say "no" when pitched new technology investments.

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March 6, 2018

You Should Hire a CFO As Soon As You Have Product/Market Fit

Once solely focused on reporting business results, today’s CFOs are emphasizing driving business results; increasingly becoming active partners in determining a business’s future. This shift was explored by Quora CFO Kelly Battles in a session at February’s SaaStr Annual Conference.

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January 17, 2018

Why Top CFOs Are Turning To Technology To Augment Talent

Talent concerns have been at the top of CFOs’ most worrisome risk lists for years. CFOs need to lead in maximizing the potential of people, their greatest assets, by supporting the application of innovation, collaboration and productivity enhancing tools.

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