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John O'Rourke
Title: VP of Product Marketing
Company: Host Analytics
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(VP of Product Marketing at Host Analytics)
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) and enterprise performance management (EPM) sound like very similar processes and systems on the surface.  Given this, the need to have both...
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Joe Consul
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Company: Xactly Corporation
(Chief Financial Officer at Xactly Corporation)
CFOs are being called on to bring additional value to their organizations – in ways outside the realm of standard finance. In fact, according to a recent McKinsey& Company...
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Ernie Humphrey CTP
Title: Executive Director
Company: The CFO Alliance
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(Executive Director at The CFO Alliance)
With 2016 almost in the rear view mirror, the CFO Alliance Q4 Roundtable series, The Crystal Ball for CFO Success: What Matters Most Going into 2017, offered CFOs the opportunity to...
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Sachin Sharma
Title: Helping companies reduce cost and increa..
Company: NA
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(Helping companies reduce cost and increa.. at NA)
Cash flow represents the amount of money coming into your company and the amount of money going out. It’s extremely important for small businesses. Cash inflow is the core of...
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Aiden Spencer
Title: Researcher and Writer
Company: CureMD
(Researcher and Writer at CureMD)
Medical billing software can be one of the most important tools a physician has to stay on top of claims, reimbursements, and the financial health and wellness of his or her practice....
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John O'Rourke
Title: VP of Product Marketing
Company: Host Analytics
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(VP of Product Marketing at Host Analytics)
It’s that time of year.  The leaves are falling.  The temperatures are dropping – reminding us all that year-end is approaching rapidly.   With that comes...
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Alan Hart
Title: Consultant
Company: Pacific Shine Group
(Consultant at Pacific Shine Group)
I frequently run into companies whose accounting departments have developed a talent for posting a lot of transactions, followed by reversals of these transactions and posting of...
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John O'Rourke
Title: VP of Product Marketing
Company: Host Analytics
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(VP of Product Marketing at Host Analytics)
It was 31 years ago this September that the world was introduced to Excel. As one of the first killer apps, there’s no question the spreadsheet changed the way everybody works...
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Ernie Humphrey CTP
Title: Executive Director
Company: The CFO Alliance
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(Executive Director at The CFO Alliance)
The CEO walks into the CFO’s office and says, “You need to take more ownership of the customer experience and the professional development within and beyond your team....
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Anders Liu-Lindberg
Title: Regional Finance Business Partner
Company: Maersk Line Northern Europe
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(Regional Finance Business Partner at Maersk Line Northern Europe)
I’ve been talking a lot about why finance business partners are the new black in Finance lately. Every transformation effort in the finance function is aimed at empowering these...
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Randall Bolten
Title: CEO
Company: Lucidity
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(CEO at Lucidity)
Every year around this time I write about health insurance. (For last year’s post on choosing health insurance, click here.) At this time of year, many of us face choices about...
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Ernie Humphrey CTP
Title: Executive Director
Company: The CFO Alliance
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(Executive Director at The CFO Alliance)
CFOs are increasingly being challenged to lead across the enterprise. How does a CFO become a trusted advisor to HR, Marketing and Sales leaders? According to several hundred Finance...
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Annette Nellen
Title: Professor
Company: San Jose State University
(Professor at San Jose State University)
  We hear a lot about the sharing economy - making money by sharing something you are not fully using, such as a room in your home, or your entire home or vacation home. Sounds...
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Randall Bolten
Title: CEO
Company: Lucidity
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(CEO at Lucidity)
  If there’s anything more appalling than Wells Fargo creating about 2 million unauthorized retail banking accounts over a five-year period, it’s their cowardly...
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John O'Rourke
Title: VP of Product Marketing
Company: Host Analytics
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(VP of Product Marketing at Host Analytics)
Well it's that time of year - back to school time for students of all ages.  Have you ever wondered what students taking Accounting courses in college are learning about...
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Jitendra Pabrekar
Title: Associate Director, Valuation and Adviso..
Company: Aranca
(Associate Director, Valuation and Adviso.. at Aranca)
What makes boutique professional services outfits valuable? The people who work at such firms. And, what can make acquisition of such professional services firms dubious? Again, the...
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Theresa Eng
Title: Consultant
Company: RoseRyan
(Consultant at RoseRyan)
Without the right tone at the top, you could be encouraging fraud. Stop us if you’ve heard this one before. A top executive of a public company suddenly resigns. This person had...
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Anders Liu-Lindberg
Title: Regional Finance Business Partner
Company: Maersk Line Northern Europe
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(Regional Finance Business Partner at Maersk Line Northern Europe)
The Finance Function is changing and has been doing so for a while. I've investigated what's beyond (not behind) all this change. Beyond the final frontier of Finance. To...
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Ernie Humphrey CTP
Title: Executive Director
Company: The CFO Alliance
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(Executive Director at The CFO Alliance)
I am pleased to share what will be the 100th Blog I have posted on Proformative.  The CFO Alliance hosted a CFO roundtable in Orange County which featured Andrew Tinseth,...
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Robert Hawn
Title: Partner
Company: Strategy Law, LLP
(Partner at Strategy Law, LLP)
As a San Jose corporate lawyer, many of our clients make their money through software licenses.  As part of their deals, a number of risks have to be allocated. One major risk is...