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Planning Analytics

Guy Jones

Is your planning application promoting bad behavior by your finance team?

Lack of reporting flexibility can foster error-prone manual finance processes. You can prevent that with browser-based planning application capabilities.

Analytics for all

Paul Bard

IBM CFO Study uncovers three steps for reinventing your finance organization

Reinvent yourself? Successful artists do it all the time. When companies reinvent themselves, the results can alter entire industries.

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Tim Walker

Harmonize your demand forecasting and planning with advanced analytics

In a successful demand forecasting and planning cycle backed by predictive analytics, everyone sings their part from the same sheet of music.

Planning Analytics

Paul Bard

How agile are you? Take the 7-question Aberdeen Group assessment.

We’re often told that agility is essential in today’s volatile business environment. But agility alone doesn’t guarantee success.

Planning Analytics

Paul Bard

IBM Planning Analytics top-ranked in 25 KPIs by BARC

IBM Planning Analytics “top-ranked” in 25 KPIs and named a “Leader” in 13 more by BARC in "the world's largest survey of planning software users."

Event

Paul Bard

4 Reasons Businesses Are Desperately Seeking Digital Transformation in Finance

You’ve heard the drumbeat. “You’ve got to go digital!” But unless you started your career in the days of green-lined accounting paper, you mig...

Planning Analytics

Paul Bard

“What if” scenario modeling key to readiness for 2018 tax changes

Scenario modeling is one of the most interesting parts of the job for finance professionals. Scenario models enable organizations to imagine and to pr...

Planning Analytics

Paul Bard

End-of-year finance headaches—and how to avoid them next year

The end of one year and the beginning of another is a happy time for most of us. But for those of you who work in finance, the cheer is dampened by so...

Planning Analytics

Paul Bard

Let’s add “O” to FP&A: Why finance teams should include operational data in their FP&A

Financial planning and analysis (FP&A) is probably the most interesting part of the finance job. But, according to a recent article in CFO magazin...

Event

Paul Bard

Why Finance professionals need to know about AI—and where they can learn

In case you haven’t noticed, artificial intelligence (AI) is getting a lot of press these days. From the development of self-driving cars to lesion ...