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Bob Stenz
Title: Controller
Company: Silicon Valley start-up
(Controller at Silicon Valley start-up)
There appears to be no single approach to measuring bookings for SaaS companies. That said, I would be interested in members' answers to the two questions below. Thanks. 1) Are...
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Anonymous
(VP Finance)
I am writing anonymously but am an active member of Proformative and I would appreciate any advice in my situation. I have held the senior finance role for a venture backed tech...
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Tom Sheppard
Title: President
Company: The Sheppard Group
(President at The Sheppard Group)
It is impossible to get away from QuickBooks in the SMB world.  It is everywhere and is very good for what it does at a good price. Its faults are well known. Currently I have...
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Jim McCloskey
Title: Managing Partner
Company: Catapult CFO Partners
(Managing Partner at Catapult CFO Partners)
I see many startups using QuickBooks and QuickBooks Pro vs Premier accounting systems.  The problems with these accounting systems is that they do not have an audit trail. ...
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Anders Liu-Lindberg
Title: Regional Finance Business Partner
Company: Maersk Line Northern Europe
(Regional Finance Business Partner at Maersk Line Northern Europe)
Let me start by saying that I am by no means an expert on risk management. I actually I find it quite boring, yet from time to time some major events happen and it makes you think...
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Sarah Jackson
Title: Associate Editor
Company: Proformative
(Associate Editor at Proformative)
As 2014 enters it's final two months, it's time for the annual roundup of the top webinars, now available via on-demand video, at Proformative this year. Enjoy! Best... Sarah...
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Simon Collins
Title: Systems Accountant
Company: CIMA
(Systems Accountant at CIMA)
We use Microsoft Dynamics GP as an ERP, Infor PM10 for CPM and Siebel for CRM We recently had a recommendation for either Oracle or Microsoft Dynamics AX for ERP and Hyperion/Essbase...
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Chris Shumate
Title: Corporate Accountant
Company: Redline Contract Services, LLC
(Corporate Accountant at Redline Contract Services, LLC)
What are your primary enterprise resource planning objectives you use when selecting an ERP system? Why do companies purchase an ERP system, and then fail to implement it to its...
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Christie Jahn
Title: CFO
Company: Atlantic Wireless Communications
(CFO at Atlantic Wireless Communications)
I am sure many are in the budget planning process. We do ours a little later than most, but certainly on the mind. Do you budget in your software, in Excel or an external sources? Lets...