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Closing the Enterprise Analytics Talent Gap

Closing the Enterprise Analytics Talent Gap: Building the Essential Skills for Insight-Driven Businesses

The ability to harness data for business insights plays a growing role in driving profits, and creating competitive advantage. Doing…
Profit from Balancing Your Inventory: Reaching and Moving the Service Level–Inventory Curve

Profit from Balancing Your Inventory: Reaching and Moving the Service Level–Inventory Curve

Effectively managing inventory levels to meet customer demand is a balancing act for organizations. It requires balancing inventory against service…
Information Is More Timely, More Available Through an Integrated Close

Information Is More Timely, More Available Through an Integrated Close

In the ever-changing business environment where the definition of timely information is measured in minutes and hours instead of days…
Working Capital Efficiency: Improving the Economic Return From M&A

Working Capital Efficiency: Improving the Economic Return From M&A

Companies routinely leave cash on the table during mergers and acquisitions (M&A), according to a statistical analysis of the relationship…
Game Over or Game Changer? Business Process Outsourcing in the Digital Age

Game Over or Game Changer? Business Process Outsourcing in the Digital Age

Digital transformation presents new opportunities to reduce costs and staffing levels and deliver a quantum leap in performance improvement. To…
Digital Benchmarking: 6 Keys to Quantum Leap Improvement

Digital Benchmarking: 6 Keys to Quantum Leap Improvement

Digital transformation presents new opportunities to reduce costs and staffing levels and deliver a Quantum Leap® in performance improvement. To…
Enterprise Cost Optimization: Enabling Strategic Growth

Enterprise Cost Optimization: Enabling Strategic Growth

In an uncertain global economy, today’s imperative is finding ways to maintain ongoing attention to cost optimization – a strategy…
Optimizing the Close Cycle Using Next-Generation Account Reconciliation Best Practices and Tools

Optimizing the Close Cycle Using Next-Generation Account Reconciliation Best Practices and Tools

The financial close process can be a cumbersome and protracted task. Inefficiencies in the reconciliation process can make it even…
The Five Digital IT Capabilities That Enable Business Transformation

The Five Digital IT Capabilities That Enable Business Transformation

Digital transformation initiatives can lower the transaction process cost of business services functions by 40%, according to research from The…
Seven Habits: Highly Effective Supplier Payment Practices

Seven Habits: Highly Effective Supplier Payment Practices

Companies can’t always get paid when they would like to, but they can exercise control over when and how they…
Using DSO to Measure Your Accounts Receivable Performance

Using DSO to Measure Your Accounts Receivable Performance

Which key performance indicator (KPI) offers the best way to measure and monitor accounts receivable? It ultimately depends on your…
Streamlining the Financial Close Process

Streamlining the Financial Close Process

Accelerated filing deadlines, along with shifting regulatory requirements, have compelled finance leaders to streamline the financial close process, mitigate delays…

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