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Charles Swan
Title: CFO
Company: The Virtual CFO
(CFO at The Virtual CFO)
I am finance director for a 2-day art show put on by our Rotary Club. What are the pros and cons of the various mobile payment systems out there?
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Samuel Dergel
Title: Director - Executive Search
Company: Stanton Chase International
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(Director - Executive Search at Stanton Chase International)
The office and the role of the Chief Financial Officer continues to evolve. This evolution may cause apprehension in some seasoned CFOs. These experienced financial executives feel...
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Chris Shumate
Title: Corporate Accountant
Company: Redline Contract Services, LLC
(Corporate Accountant at Redline Contract Services, LLC)
Are you on the board for a nonprofit, or have you been? If so, what KPIs are or were you most interested in knowing? Are there any leading or lagging measures that are most important...
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Robert Kugel
Title: Senior Vice President
Company: Ventana Research
(Senior Vice President at Ventana Research)
Finance transformation refers to a longstanding objective: shifting the focus of CFOs and finance departments from transaction processing to more strategic, higher-value functions. Our...
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Chris Shumate
Title: Corporate Accountant
Company: Redline Contract Services, LLC
(Corporate Accountant at Redline Contract Services, LLC)
Policies and procedures are important to all companies. A company can be sued for failing to operate within certain policies and procedures. A company can also open itself up to...
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Sheldon Reynolds
Title: CFO
Company: Private
(CFO at Private)
Obviously the more advanced tools (like pivot tables and macros) are Excel only, but for basic spreadsheets, is Google on par with Excel?
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Susan Jerauld
Title: Controller
Company: RLS Logistics
(Controller at RLS Logistics)
We are currently using Paychex and are considering a switch. Thanks.
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RK Paleru
Title: Executive Director, Systems, Analytics &..
Company: The George Washington University
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(Executive Director, Systems, Analytics &.. at The George Washington University)
My hypothesis, based on observations and discussions with industry analysts / consulting practitioners / senior executives, is that Finance Organizations have been slow adopters of...
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Regis Quirin
Title: Director of Finance
Company: Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP
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(Director of Finance at Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP)
This question was less important when the job market was in decline.  But as the economy recovers, business owners and senior managers will be faced with this question, more and...
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Robert Kugel
Title: Senior Vice President
Company: Ventana Research
(Senior Vice President at Ventana Research)
Our recent Office of Finance benchmark research demonstrates the importance of using automation to execute finance department functions. Information technology systems do at least...