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Hackett: U.S. Cos Improve Working Capital Performance; Deterioration in Receivables and Inventory Management Masked by Significant Slowing of Payments to Suppliers

  MIAMI & LONDON, July 19, 2018 – The 1000 largest non-financial companies in the U.S. significantly improved their ability to generate cash in 2017, producing the strongest working capital performance since 2008. But their ability to collect from customers and manage inventory actually both deteriorated, masked by a significant increase in the time companies […]

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CFO Tech Outlook, “The Three Hallmarks of a World-Class Finance Organization”

Bylined article by The Hackett Group’s Nilly Essaides, Jim O’Connor, and Tom Willman. Companies today are facing a period of unprecedented volatility. Globalization is reshaping the competitive landscape. Changing regulations across multiple jurisdictions require constant monitoring. Meanwhile, digital transformation is giving rise to new products, services and business models. Digitization is also vastly accelerating the […]

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Digitalist, “Breaking The Finance Cost Barrier”

A bylined article by The Hackett Group’s Nilly Essaides. “For the past several years, the cost of running the finance organizations has been flat, even for the best-performing organizations. The Hackett Group research shows world-class finance organizations continue to run their finance functions at around 40% less than typical finance organizations.”

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The Hackett Group and ADP Further Expand Strategic Alliance

The Hackett Group’s HCM Best Practice Advisory Program, Research, Metrics, and Tools to Be Available to Companies Using ADP Enterprise HR, ADP Vantage HCM, and ADP Workforce Now   MIAMI & LONDON, May 30, 2018 – The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT) and ADP® (NASDAQ: ADP) have announced a further expansion to their strategic alliance […]

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The Hackett Group Joins Oracle Cloud Excellence Implementer Program to Drive Customer Success

Oracle Cloud Excellence Implementer Program Recognizes The Hackett Group Delivering Six Successful Oracle Cloud Applications in North America   MIAMI & LONDON, May 22, 2018 – The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT), a Cloud Premier and Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced it has joined the Oracle Cloud Excellence Implementer (CEI) program […]

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CFO Webcast, “Machine Learning, Visualization, and the Next Stage of Analytics for CFOs”

Webcast featuring Hackett’s Nilly Essaides and Justin Gilespie. “For years, CFOs have had to rely on information about their companies’ previous financial performance to plan for the future. Throughout their efforts to identify the most likely scenarios from which they can derive their forecasts, finance leaders have often lacked a testable and verifiable methodology they […]

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