Corporate Finance http://businessfinancemag.com/taxonomy/term/7403/more en IT Financial Management: What vs. How http://businessfinancemag.com/technology/it-financial-management-what-vs-how <div class="field-byline"> Michael Stiglianese and Lawrence S. Maisel </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The most important factor in a successful ITFM implementation is having a thorough understanding of what needs to be implemented before deciding on how to implement it.</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/technology/it-financial-management-what-vs-how" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/technology/it-financial-management-what-vs-how#comments Corporate Finance Technology Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:58:00 +0000 15631 at http://businessfinancemag.com Industrial Development Bonds: An Often Overlooked Opportunity for Expansion http://businessfinancemag.com/corporate-finance/industrial-development-bonds-often-overlooked-opportunity-expansion <div class="field-byline"> Eric Dusch </div> <div class="field-deck"> IDBs can be used for the purchase of new equipment, the construction or acquisition of facilities and other projects intended to help drive local economic growth. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IDBs can be used for the purchase of new equipment, the construction or acquisition of facilities and other projects intended to help drive local economic growth. </div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/corporate-finance/industrial-development-bonds-often-overlooked-opportunity-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/corporate-finance/industrial-development-bonds-often-overlooked-opportunity-expansion#comments Corporate Finance Gold Thu, 19 Dec 2013 04:58:00 +0000 15311 at http://businessfinancemag.com <p>Industrial Development Bonds</p> Can Accountants Grow the Beans Too? http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/can-accountants-grow-beans-too <div class="node-body blog-body">There is a difference between what management accountants report and what managers and employee teams want. This difference gap is being caused by a shift in managers’ needs – from needing to know what things cost (such as a product cost) and what happened – to a need for more purposeful information about what their future costs might be and why – what can happen?</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/can-accountants-grow-beans-too" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/can-accountants-grow-beans-too#comments activity-based costing Business Performance Management Corporate Finance driver-based budgeting forecasting Planning, Budgeting & Reporting rolling financial forecasts Strategy Management Thu, 12 Dec 2013 19:48:00 +0000 15281 at http://businessfinancemag.com How to Help Finance Govern toward its Target Operating Model http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/how-help-finance-govern-toward-its-target-operating-model <div class="field-byline"> Kalyan Raman </div> <div class="field-deck"> As business changes faster than ever before, finance will need to rethink its organizational strategy. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As business changes faster than ever before, finance will need to rethink its organizational strategy.</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/how-help-finance-govern-toward-its-target-operating-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/how-help-finance-govern-toward-its-target-operating-model#comments Business Performance Management Corporate Finance Leadership Thu, 21 Nov 2013 16:31:00 +0000 15171 at http://businessfinancemag.com How to Become a Tech-Transformed CFO http://businessfinancemag.com/technology/how-become-tech-transformed-cfo <div class="field-byline"> K.R. Sanjiv </div> <div class="field-deck"> CFOs are prioritizing technology initiatives that can drive efficiencies and revenue. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CFOs are prioritizing technology initiatives that can drive efficiencies and revenue. </div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/technology/how-become-tech-transformed-cfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/technology/how-become-tech-transformed-cfo#comments Corporate Finance Gold Leadership Technology Mon, 18 Nov 2013 14:25:00 +0000 15141 at http://businessfinancemag.com Survey Says: Washington Is the Problem, Not the Solution http://businessfinancemag.com/treasury/survey-says-washington-problem-not-solution <div class="field-deck"> Respondents to a recent AFP survey say government gridlock and Obamacare snafus are hurting economic growth. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Respondents to a recent AFP survey say government gridlock and Obamacare snafus are hurting economic growth.</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/treasury/survey-says-washington-problem-not-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/treasury/survey-says-washington-problem-not-solution#comments Corporate Finance Gold Treasury Mon, 04 Nov 2013 21:15:00 +0000 15031 at http://businessfinancemag.com Free Cash Margins Are Up and Stabilized http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/free-cash-margins-are-and-stabilized <div class="node-body blog-body">Georgia Tech analysis also notes that median revenues inched down, possibly signaling slowing economy</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/free-cash-margins-are-and-stabilized" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/free-cash-margins-are-and-stabilized#comments Corporate Finance Gold Treasury Basis Points Wed, 30 Oct 2013 20:06:00 +0000 14991 at http://businessfinancemag.com SEC Proposes Crowdfunding Rules http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/sec-proposes-crowdfunding-rules <div class="node-body blog-body">Is crowdfunding a boon to small business formation or a trap for unsophisticated investors?</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/sec-proposes-crowdfunding-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/sec-proposes-crowdfunding-rules#comments Corporate Finance Gold Treasury Basis Points Tue, 29 Oct 2013 13:20:00 +0000 14981 at http://businessfinancemag.com Tips for Keeping Activist Investors at Bay http://businessfinancemag.com/corporate-finance/tips-keeping-activist-investors-bay <div class="field-byline"> Betsy Brod </div> <div class="field-deck"> Corporations wary of activists must evaluate the options for their use of cash and have a reasonable explanation for the position they have taken. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Corporations wary of activists must evaluate the options for their use of cash and have a reasonable explanation for the position they have taken. </div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/corporate-finance/tips-keeping-activist-investors-bay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/corporate-finance/tips-keeping-activist-investors-bay#comments Corporate Finance Gold Risk Management Wed, 23 Oct 2013 05:11:00 +0000 14931 at http://businessfinancemag.com Are You Ready for Payroll Administration Under ACA? http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/are-you-ready-payroll-administration-under-aca <div class="field-byline"> Adam Bluemner </div> <div class="field-deck"> Several experts weigh in on how the provisions within Obamacare will affect employers in terms of the administration of benefits and payroll. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Several experts weigh in on how the provisions within Obamacare will affect employers in terms of the administration of benefits and payroll.</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/are-you-ready-payroll-administration-under-aca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/are-you-ready-payroll-administration-under-aca#comments Corporate Finance HR Thu, 17 Oct 2013 12:49:00 +0000 14881 at http://businessfinancemag.com