Finance News & Insights

3 timesaving tactics endorsed by leaders, for leaders

Finance pros are notorious for being organized, deadline-driven and systematic. But unpredictable happenings in the office can put a wrench in even the most prepared CFO’s day. [Read more…]

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Distracted staffers? 3 ways to cut down on workplace interruptions

Between the constant emails, instant messages and good, old-fashioned unsolicited co-worker visits, it can be tough for Finance pros to stay on task. [Read more…]

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Upcoming finance conferences – October 2008

Little will improve efficiency like some ongoing education and networking opportunities. Here’s what’s out there for next month. [Read more…]

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Stormy, with a chance of better cash forecasting

Nothing wreaks havoc on Finance’s efficiency like a way-off cash flow forecast. Here’s an action plan that’ll banish expensive surprises. [Read more…]

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Cut training cost and make it more available

Mobile learning via PDAs and cell phones just sounds complicated and expensive. But companies who use it say it saves money and also saves paper.  Take a cue from these two companies. [Read more…]

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Doing more with less

Ask any of your staffers and they’re likely to tell you their job description is getting bigger — even if their paycheck isn’t. [Read more…]

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Don't hit that downsize button … yet

A reduction-in-force might increase cash flow, but is your company prepared for the employee exodus that’ll follow? [Read more…]

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Turning the lights off isn't enough to save on energy costs

Your company shuts down electronics — computers, faxes, etc. — when they’re not in use to save energy and go green. Guess what? Your Earth Day-inspired cost-cutting isn’t doing as much as you think. [Read more…]

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