CFOs operate in an increasingly volatile business environment, exacerbated by the rapid rate of change in the world today. Learn about the top seven risks that weigh most heavily on the minds of finance leaders, based on findings from our "Finance Redefined: Workday Global Finance Leader Survey"
Almost half of CFOs surveyed by FSN indicated uncertainty about whether their data is always trustworthy and accurate. But get ready for technology’s latest iteration—with the emergence of a new breed of financial software that is ready to don the superhero cape once again.
In this episode of In Good Company, Naved Qureshi, associate partner at IBM, talks about what’s top of mind for finance leaders and how they are preparing for change and disruption within their industries.
Remember the 1980s? "Top Gun," Culture Club, and traditional financial accounting software. Mark Nittler explains why finance teams must move beyond the past in order to manage change and drive growth for their companies.
What will be the biggest issues facing finance and IT leaders in 2017? We posted this question to Workday executives, customers, and partners, and then checked in on what leading industry analysts and researchers are predicting for the coming year.
Do CFOs collaborate effectively with their marketing, operations, HR, sales, and IT peers? Our “Finance Redefined: Workday Global Finance Leader Survey”—which gauged the views of more than 670 senior finance leaders around the world—revealed that the answer is “no” in many cases. Learn the three things CFOs can focus on to strengthen collaboration with others in the C-suite.
What does the future of finance leadership look like for those in France, Germany, and the UK? Learn about CFOs' priorities and concerns around regulatory issues, advanced analytics, collaboration with CEOs, and more from findings in the "Finance Redefined: Workday Global Finance Leader Survey."
Workday has released its global “Finance Redefined: Workday Global Finance Leader Survey,” which surveyed more than 670 finance leaders on the future of the finance function and finance leadership. Based on the findings, four priorities will continue to have a significant impact on finance and its ability to support business needs: resilience, intelligence, leadership, and talent.
Chris Zook, partner at Bain & Company and co-author of "The Founder’s Mentality: How to Overcome the Predictable Crises of Growth," says most companies fail to achieve growth targets due to internal rather than external causes. Zook shares what companies can do to recognize and overcome a growth crisis.
What is top of mind for finance leaders at mid-size organizations this year? Read on for key findings from the “8th Annual CFO Alliance Sentiment Study,” which surveyed more than 500 senior financial executives in the middle market to understand their anticipated challenges and opportunities, and offers insights on how to address them.
In this episode, KPMG Principal Joe Moawad discusses how the CFO role and finance organization are evolving to support big changes on the horizon, ranging from tax reform to cloud migration and intelligent automation.
For finance leaders, the road ahead is paved with great possibility and remarkable change. Use our interactive infographic to gain insights into the changing CFO role, the future finance team, and automation in the finance space.
Finance leaders who can effectively take on an advisory role, while leveraging technologies that help them quickly deliver meaningful data, will be best suited for a successful 2018. Workday customers, executives, and partners share their take on the biggest issues and trends impacting finance leaders this year.