For Success in Collections: Don't Under Invest

By Ted Matthews, MBA, CPA, CGMA, CFO, Austin Regional Clinic

From Technologist to Teacher (and Value Creator)

By Mel Heckman, CIO, West Monroe Partners

Slice and Dice Large Volumes of Information to Analyze Trends

By Judy Bruner, EVP Administration & CFO, SanDisk Corporation

Balancing Technology Cost and Need

By Tom Ruchalski, CFO, Skyline Windows

Balancing Technology Cost and Need

As with large organizations, most small to mid-market firms have to deal with the need to be highly visible to their customers through a robust website, social media and the like.

A Unique View across the Business Lines

By James Bates, Vice President, Finance Shared Services, The MENTOR Network

A Unique View across the Business Lines

Working at The MENTOR Network as vice president of Finance Shared Services, I am responsible for running the finance functions that are housed in The MENTOR Network’s shared services

Understanding the Return on Your Cloud Investments

By Craig Scalise, Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow, PwC U.S. And Ritesh Ramesh, Data and Analytics Leader, Consumer Markets, PwC U.S

With the emergence of robo advisors and digital advice offerings, a new precedent of easy, streamlined account onboarding has raised the bar for all wealth managers.

MIFID II Becoming a Reality

By Joe Turso, VP, SmartStream Technologies

MIFID II Becoming a Reality

MIFID II requires any firm issuing new products to register these products with the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) and its National Competent Authority (NCA).

Unleashing the Power of BI

By Mark Pritchard, CFO, Data-Mail

Unleashing the Power of BI

Power BI connects to data sources, works around poor data formats and allows powerful modeling.

Digital Transformation in Financial Services: An Inflection Point is Upon Us

By Mitch Siegel, Strategy Leader, Financial Services, KPMG LLP

Digital Transformation in Financial Services: An Inflection Point is Upon Us

This level of disruption is now accepted as the new normal and most FS companies have made the full pivot from trying to validate the level of disruption to developing their own tactical

Incorporating Fraud Prevention into the Digital User Experience

By Ken Allen, Senior Vice President, Fraud and Identity, Equifax

Incorporating Fraud Prevention into the Digital User Experience

While placing an emphasis on customer experience is not a new concept for the banking industry, it is changing along with the digital landscape and gaining more popularity as competition among financial institutions (FI) for customers.

How do Data and Analytics-Savvy CFOs Stay Ahead of the Game?

By John Rodgers, COO & Managing Partner, SSA & Company And Nick Kramer, Senior Director, Advanced Analytics, SSA & Company

How do Data and Analytics-Savvy CFOs Stay Ahead of the Game?

Digital disruption and the evolving business landscape have significantly changed the C-Suite’s directive. While all executives must understand how to embrace this new landscape, few play a role as critical as the CFO.

Elevating Enterprise Performance Predictably and Reliably

By Rajan Nagarajan, SVP Supply Chain & Digital Transformation, CTI Foods

EPM tracks financial metrics which are essentially outcomes of the various processes. Little to no attention is often given to measuring the underlying causes and drivers of those outcomes.

Navigating an Ever-Expanding Universe of Available IT Applications

By Alex Gredysa, CFO & Managing Partner, Dinsmore/Steele

Navigating an Ever-Expanding Universe of Available  IT Applications

The advent of the personal computer in 1981 fundamentally changed the way we live and work today. No more so than within the corporate financial world where the pace of information technology innovation has been nothing short of astonishing.

A Report From The Front: Transforming IT to Enable Business Strategy

By Eileen Baines, SVP & CIO, CoBank

A Report From The Front: Transforming IT to Enable Business Strategy

Business strategy should not be hindered by the limitations of existing technology, but rather technology must bring business strategy to life.

Technology Infrastructure's Hidden Agenda- Data and Connectivity

By Claudia Infante, Sr. Director, Revenue & Distribution Strategy-Hotels & Casinos, Hard Rock International

Technology Infrastructure's Hidden Agenda- Data and Connectivity

When was the last time you witnessed the launch of a NEW technology product?

Leading The way to Advanced Accounting

By Jennifer Templeman, COO/CFO, Jumpstart for Young Children, Inc

Leading The way to Advanced Accounting

I believe in the power of creativity, in innovative thinking, and of play as a conduit to bring forth new ideas.

Why Security Professionals in Financial Services are relying on Fewer Technologies and Tools

By Sameer Kishore, VP & Global Head, Banking, Financial Services, Securities & Insurance, Dell Services

Why Security Professionals in Financial Services are relying on Fewer Technologies and Tools

Financial services organizations face security attacks three times as frequently as companies in any other industry.

Data-driven Education Management

By Laura Hazlett, Chief Financial & Administrative Officer, California College of the Arts

Data-driven Education Management

The recent increased ability to use data and analytics for decision-making has created remarkable opportunities for organizations to address issues quickly and effectively.

Entering New Travel Expense Management Space

By Abraham Saxionis, Head of Expense & Efficiency Management, Keolis Commuter Services

Entering New Travel Expense Management Space

Business travel should be carefully managed and controlled, and not be allowed to become a negative force in the business environment.

Building from the Ground Up: Establishing an Unclaimed Property Compliance Program

By Joe Lichty, Director of Marketing, Keane Unclaimed Property

Building from the Ground Up: Establishing an Unclaimed Property Compliance Program

Conducting a Risk Assessment or Self-Audit is one of the most effective ways to establish a compliance baseline

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