It's a busy life being a CFO, not only with work but balancing home life. The role of the CFO is undergoing rapid transformation. To be a strategically oriented CFO you will need to utilise your resources most efficiently to be able to outperform the competition by being agile, dynamic and fast.
So it's that time of year again when the holiday season is upon us. The anticipation levels of that much-needed family break is high. After a busy year of deadlines, endless meetings and being pulled in all directions, such as break is well deserved.
Financial forecasting is what drives and impacts your growth is the intelligence which can put you ahead.
Sometimes smaller organisations can believe the big 'corporates' are cutting edge when it comes to planning. The truth is, many are still existing on spreadsheets like most other businesses.
So here are some top tips on how financial forecasting well can get you ahead, make you more agile and save you valuable time with limited resources.
For as long as most of us in Finance can remember, every year each company goes through its annual Budget cycle. Its as regular as clockwork, its ingrained in all of us to do it. But have you ever stopped, taken a step back, and asked why we do it this way?