But what are some of the latest trends in Finance and enterprise performance management (EPM) that organizations can take advantage of this year? To help answer that question, Host Analytics has invited Craig Schiff, CEO of BPM Partners, an advisory services firm that helps clients address their performance management challenges, to join us on a webinar titled: “5 Predictions That Will Transform the Finance
Based on insight from Forrester, some of the strongest drivers for this are:
In addition to new regulatory guidelines impacting areas, such as revenue recognition and lease accounting, the digital economy is creating new challenges and opportunities for Accounting and Finance professionals.
At the recent Host Analytics Future of Finance Tour events, industry guru Brian Sommer highlighted the impact of the digital economy on Accounting and Finance and “the new game plan” that’s needed to fully leverage these changes. I
This is encouraging news and correlates with recent surveys of Finance executives on the adoption of and interest in cloud-based applications. Adoption appears to be accelerating as Finance departments are becoming more confident in the security of cloud applications and more aware of the benefits.
This data is is usually limited to simply the planned or projected revenue and expenditures versus the actual revenue and expenditures. They often have no access to the data that tells the "how and why" that could lead to more accurate planning and forecasting.
What is the solution? The solution is to break down the data silos and combine the data from other applications into
If that’s not enough to worry about, add on new regulations such as the new overtime and revenue recognition rules, as well as volatility in oil prices – all of which make it difficult to plan and forecast for 2017.
The business landscape is changing and evolving. How will your Finance team adapt to these changes and make an impact in your organization? That’s the focus of The Future of