3 Steps to See What the Data Is Telling You in 2018
If a picture is worth a thousand words, what is one chart worth?
For some CFOs, as they head into 2018, the answer is potentially millions in revenue, increased influence in the boardroom, and a fast track to the CEO position. Here’s why: Finance teams are being tasked with processing—and making sense of—more and more data. In fact, according...
5 Steps to Rolling Forecast Success and Best Practices
Companies often spend weeks or months developing an annual plan or budget, but by the time they’re finished, the market has changed and the budget has become obsolete. There’s a better way: rolling forecasts.
Five Steps to Refresh Your Budgeting Process in 2018
Disruption is a popular buzzword, and it shows no signs of slowing down in 2018. No matter how long companies have been in business, many claim that their technology, platform, or business will completely disrupt whatever industry it’s in.
Adaptive Insights is proud to work with five MLB teams as they head into their 2017 season. Several finance leaders from these MLB teams talked with Adaptive Insights about the challenges inherent in such a dynamic industry. Baseball is one of the most stat-driven sports in the world.
Adaptive Live 2017: It’s a Great Time to Be in Finance
Adaptive Live is packed with 1,400 finance professionals representing 580 organizations in 35 industries on five continents. And each and every one of them recognizes that finance is changing, dramatically and forever: The errors and compromises of static planning are best left where they belong: in the past.
Modern CFOs Turn to Tech to Create ‘Culture of Analytics’
View an infographic of survey results highlighting how CFOs are using technology to tackle challenges in a fast-paced business landscape. Our Q2 2015 CFO Indicator asked 325 CFOs around the world how their role is evolving, what's inhibiting their success, and how technology has supercharged their strategic decision-making.
CFO Q&A: Why Today’s Finance Chiefs are Data Interpreters
Last month, we welcomed a new CFO, Jim Johnson, to Adaptive Insights. Jim is the epitome of a modern CFO who isn’t just experienced in finance, but is a true business leader. Jim likens the CFO role to that of an interpreter who must not only understand the language of finance, but also have the communication and interpersonal skills to translate...
Get a snapshot of the modern CFO: This infographic highlights the findings of the Adaptive Insights Q1 2015 CFO Indicator report. Key attributes and issues facing a modern CFO include reliance on data analytics to make strategic decisions, desire to improve forecasting, and expectations to contribute to business transformation.