Category: Business Management

Mastering the fast close

As a business solutions professional specialising in the needs of the Office of Finance, I find there’s a common thread in almost all of my conversations with prospective customers. CFOs bemoan the amount of time it takes them to close the books and produce reports.

Sometimes you've just got to be firm about what needs to be done

Tough empathy in change management

Last week I had the privilege of spending a day at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia. John Cleary (Blue Chip Consulting) ran an excellent session on “Applied Corporate Strategy for the Finance Professional”. It was a day jam packed with content and value.