Leadership http://businessfinancemag.com/taxonomy/term/7407/more en Mining the Minds – Leverage the Workforce’s Knowledge http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/mining-minds-leverage-workforce-s-knowledge <div class="node-body blog-body">Business intelligence (BI) software tools are useful but not sufficient for potentially better decision making. New technologies are surfacing that leverages the knowledge of what is arguably an organization’s most valuable asset – its own employees.</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/mining-minds-leverage-workforce-s-knowledge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/mining-minds-leverage-workforce-s-knowledge#comments Business Performance Management Leadership Strategy Management Fri, 13 Feb 2015 21:26:00 +0000 15911 at http://businessfinancemag.com How is Corporate Performance Management (CPM) Similar to Football? http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/how-corporate-performance-management-cpm-similar-football <div class="node-body blog-body">There are many similarities between a football team, both game-related and for individual players, and an organization implementing and applying enterprise and corporate performance management (EPM/CPM) methods, analytics, and Big Data. What are the similarities?</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/how-corporate-performance-management-cpm-similar-football" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/blog/how-corporate-performance-management-cpm-similar-football#comments Business Performance Management corporate performance management enterprise performance management Leadership leadership planning Planning, Budgeting & Reporting Strategy Management Thu, 02 Jan 2014 18:48:00 +0000 15351 at http://businessfinancemag.com Bullspeak: Why Business People Speak Like Idiots http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/bullspeak-why-business-people-speak-idiots <div class="field-deck"> One benefit of using technical and business jargon is that your boss might think you are smarter than your peers, and you may just get that big promotion. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One benefit of using technical and business jargon is that your boss might think you are smarter than your peers, and you may just get that big promotion. </div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/bullspeak-why-business-people-speak-idiots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/bullspeak-why-business-people-speak-idiots#comments Leadership Mon, 02 Dec 2013 19:08:00 +0000 15201 at http://businessfinancemag.com <p>Bullspeak</p> SMB Leaders Ask Not What Government Can Do for Them, Since They Don’t Expect Much Anyway http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/smb-leaders-ask-not-what-government-can-do-them-they-don-t-expect-much-anyway <div class="field-deck"> Small and mid-companies companies are more optimistic about their own company growth than the overall economy. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Small and mid-companies companies are more optimistic about their own company growth than the overall economy.</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/smb-leaders-ask-not-what-government-can-do-them-they-don-t-expect-much-anyway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/smb-leaders-ask-not-what-government-can-do-them-they-don-t-expect-much-anyway#comments Gold Leadership Tue, 26 Nov 2013 05:01:00 +0000 15191 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 Why Hiring Managers Are Sweetening the Pot http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/why-hiring-managers-are-sweetening-pot <div class="field-byline"> Paul McDonald </div> <div class="field-deck"> Many employers are not just boosting salaries, but pulling out the stops to recruit finance professionals with the skills their companies need. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many employers are not just boosting salaries, but pulling out the stops to recruit finance professionals with the skills their companies need.</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/why-hiring-managers-are-sweetening-pot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/why-hiring-managers-are-sweetening-pot#comments Gold HR Leadership Wed, 13 Nov 2013 14:04:00 +0000 15121 at http://businessfinancemag.com <p> sweetening the pot</p> The Crisis of Competency in Accounting and Finance http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/crisis-competency-accounting-and-finance <div class="field-byline"> David Elrod </div> <div class="field-deck"> The roles of today's accounting professionals are being reinvented, requiring new skills far beyond audit, tax and compliance competencies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The roles of today's accounting professionals are being reinvented, requiring new skills far beyond audit, tax and compliance competencies.</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/crisis-competency-accounting-and-finance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/crisis-competency-accounting-and-finance#comments HR Leadership Wed, 06 Nov 2013 17:54:00 +0000 15051 at http://businessfinancemag.com <p> David Elrod, Microsoft</p> Not Much to See When It Comes to Vision Statements http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/not-much-see-when-it-comes-vision-statements <div class="field-deck"> Don't kid yourself about mission statements. Putting a bunch of words together and pasting them on the wall does not change a thing. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Don't kid yourself about mission statements. Putting a bunch of words together and pasting them on the wall does not change a thing. </div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/not-much-see-when-it-comes-vision-statements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/leadership/not-much-see-when-it-comes-vision-statements#comments Leadership Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:39:00 +0000 14971 at http://businessfinancemag.com 24/7 Access Often Masks Organizational Problems http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/247-access-often-masks-organizational-problems <div class="field-deck"> Companies are burning out their best and brightest by keeping them connected to the office much longer than necessary. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Companies are burning out their best and brightest by keeping them connected to the office much longer than necessary.</div> <p><a href="http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/247-access-often-masks-organizational-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://businessfinancemag.com/hr/247-access-often-masks-organizational-problems#comments Gold HR Leadership Wed, 23 Oct 2013 01:36:00 +0000 14921 at http://businessfinancemag.com