Technology news for Australian CFOs and financial decision-makers
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CFOs forge on ahead with global expansion
While almost half (45%) say they are expanding globally or plan to do so within the next year, 9% say they will wait another year.
Epsilon names Colt exec as new group CFO
Craig Forrester has been named as the new group chief financial officer for Epsilon.
CEOs responsible for financial errors, not CFOs - research
Chief executives are being looked at to take accountability for errors in financial reporting, according to a new global survey.
Only 8% of CFOs are factoring in a 'second wave' of COVID-19 into plans
According to a Gartner survey released yesterday, only a small portion of CFOs have a second wave of COVID-19 outbreaks factored into their planning scenarios, while 42% of CFOs are not incorporating a second wave outbreak at all in their plans.
Australian tech platform signs major global contracts
"The cost of non-compliance can be detrimental for businesses."
Security, analytics and customer service top priorities for CFOs
With changing demands from both internal and external customers, CFOs are having to invest in emerging technologies and capabilities to meet demands."
Aussie CFOs most resistant to new tech, says research
Australia is among the world’s most challenging countries to train and hire staff to use new technologies.
Spark New Zealand shakes up leadership squad
Spark New Zealand announces new chief financial officer, corporate relations director
The changing CFO role in a digital world
The role of the chief financial officer is flexing and shifting in the digital era, challenging those responsible to focus on more than conventional corporate financial management.
Why next-gen CRMs need real-time data for forecasting
The problem is that many finance departments are still stuck making important business decisions based on last quarters’ numbers.
Techday expansion continues with new CFOtech site
“After numerous requests from clients, we are launching CFOtech in our three key geographies to educate this financial audience about technology.”
The four crucial skills the CFO of tomorrow must have
“Tomorrow’s CFO could have a background in engineering, sales, production, or data science.”
Revenue recognition: The new standards of running efficient financial reporting operations
Now, more than ever, CFOs need to ensure there is collaboration between the product, marketing, and sales teams.
The robot-CFO is soon to be a reality - is your career AI-proof?
With more and more white collar jobs falling into the ‘could be done by software’ category, should CFO’s AI-proof their careers?
Concur explains how CIOs can gain quick wins in financial transformation
Concur has come up with three important questions (including a breakdown of each one) CIOs should ask their teams to get a quick win.
Eight signs your organisation has outgrown its financial processes
Rajeev Mitroo, Anaplan A/NZ managing director outlines some of the red flags that indicate a need for enhanced financial processes.
Exclusive interview: Oracle on ERP, AI and the CFO
Wayne Goodall, Oracle senior director of cloud applications development speaks about how cloud has changed ERP.
Dell CFO Tom Sweet on the merger, the ANZ market & start-ups
You can’t shut off innovation. If you take yourself out of the market or shut it down for 2 years, you’re going to destroy the business.
Legacy payment systems causing dire survival concerns for AU businesses
59% of AU companies yet to adopt modern payment practices are at risk of failing in the next three years, while 19% are at moderate risk of collapse.
How to overcome data blind spots in travel & expense management
Concur says that data blind spots can occur when internal travel and expense management (TEM) systems don’t allow for easy monitoring and measurement.
Why automated processes are essential
"Businesses must streamline and automate time-intensive processes, so that executives can instead focus on critical to strategy."
The role of the CFO is changing. How can technology help?
"It is important for CFOs to broaden their knowledge-base and frame of reference when it comes to seeking solutions to business problems."
Data integrity top ambition for CFOs
“On the path to a single source of truth, CFOs are incorporating exploding amounts of data aggregated from myriad sources and departments."
What your CFO needs to know about big data
“Big data isn’t limitless or perfect, but it offers CFOs the ability to refine the way they do business, letting them make smarter decisions."