Categoría: Gestión Financiera

Digital manufacturing and the CFO

While the digital economy and technology are bringing sweeping changes to accounting and finance operations and jobs throughout our entire profession, the leading edge of the digital economy has had the largest effect on manufacturing operations. The CFO function within manufacturing organizations needs to make significant changes to enable companies to meet the challenges of…
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Driving digital finance

Finance and accounting functions are creating digital road maps to make sure they’re following their business strategy and always creating value in this era of constant change. CFOs are looking for leaders within their organizations to drive change because their priorities are shifting, as are the expectations that CEOs, the board, and lines of business…
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A Guide to Leveraging Financial Cost Controls to Drive Better Reporting, Faster Delivery, and Fewer Flaws

As a finance leader, your team is under intense scrutiny and demands. Financial cost controls provide measurable outputs that help you to trust your numbers and drive more efficiency in the close process. The demand for financial controls and compliance is steadily growing. And just as finance departments are being pressed to contribute more and…
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A Bright Future For Cryptocurrency Accounting

Accountants are the financial backbone of any good business, and the accounting world has always thrived as money evolved throughout history. As the future of finance slowly unfolds, cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum are leading the path toward mainstream acceptance of digital currency. Many businesses are looking for better ways to track, manage and account…
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Five Ways Finance And Accounting Leaders Can Foster Greater Engagement

In every corporate office, we pass through the halls and usually find that the department with less interaction, longer hours and lower engagement is the finance and accounting (F&A) department. We tend to hear the outdated clichés of “it comes with the job” and “accounting will always be mundane.” Well, based on my professional experience,…
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CFOs think finance is about to get more stressful

The vast majority of CFOs expect work for finance employees to become more stressful by 2020, according to a global survey Robert Half UK conducted with 1,800 respondents. Concerns about stress were widespread amongst executives in 13 countries, the survey suggests. In the UK, for example, 78 % of CFOs predicted that finance jobs would…
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Nearly half of companies fall prey to financial crime

Almost one out of two large global companies experienced some form of fraud, theft, money laundering or other financial crime in the past year, according to a new report. The report, from Thomson Reuters surveyed more than 2,300 senior business leaders and found that 47 percent of them admitted their organization had experienced at least…
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3 ways to invest with less risk

You take risks in your life all the time. You get in a car even though you might have an accident, and you play hockey even though you might fall on the ice. But because you’re smart, you minimize your risks. You wear a seatbelt, and you wear a helmet. Other risks are more subtle,…
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Financial planning and budgeting: the finance executive’s guide

Is your forecast holding you back? Five of our most popular articles on core finance concerns. As finance takes on more and more responsibilities within the organization, its traditional tasks need to be reconfigured to boost efficiency and effectiveness. These articles consider new ideas, tools, and techniques for financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting that just…
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Metric of the Month: finance function costs

CFOs are skeptical about claims that process automation is the cure-all for excessive costs of the finance function. Ever wonder why some CFOs constantly push staff to do more with less? The short answer is that there are still a lot of finance people doing “back-office” administrative tasks. The hint of snobbery in that statement…
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