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CFO Leadership

Welcome to the Vena Solutions CFO Leadership Blog. Explore content dedicated to empowering finance executives and CFOs.

How To Overcome Change Management Challenges: Answer These 3 “What’s in It for Me?” Questions

June 21, 2022 |

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Digital Transformation in Finance: 5 Predictions for 2030

Floating cars. Colonies in space. Robot servants at our beck and call. Let’s be real: That’s not exactly the reality waiting for us in 2030. We can’t expect the world to morph into a scene from The Jetsons in just eight years. But we can expect the world o......

June 16, 2022 |

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4 Change Management Tips To Help Get Your People on Board a Technology Shift

There’s a technological shift happening in your business. Perhaps you’re implementing a new technology platform or making changes to the way you use a platform already in place. Maybe you’re adding functionality or using it in new ways, updating your tech ......

June 7, 2022 |

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How the Role of CFO Is Changing (for the Better)

  The chief financial officer (CFO) is an essential part of your company's C-suite. They spearhead your business's accounting and finance activities and serve as a strategic partner to other executives such as your CEO, CTO, COO, etc. As our business envir......

June 2, 2022 |

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Communicating for Finance

Finance is a numbers game. Or at least it has been, traditionally—drawing on those numbers for budgeting, forecasting and planning. It’s not surprising, then, that the types of skills most finance professionals thrive at are also numbers driven. As finance......

May 18, 2022 |

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The Best of Excelerate =SUM(it) 2022

Last week, Vena’s annual virtual conference was back for a third year. Not only was it our biggest event yet, it also featured more keynotes, more workshops, more instructor-led training and more panel discussions than ever before—all of which were designe......

May 18, 2022 |

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The Best of Excelerate =SUM(it) 2022 Day Four: Agile Business Forecasting Best Practices, Contemporary Finance Skills and Effective Change Management

Today, Excelerate =SUM(it) was all about agility, adaptability and staying ahead of the curve. From contemporary skills for strategic finance professionals to best practices on effectively implementing change within your organization, our thought leaders p......

May 13, 2022 |

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Part 2: In Conversation With The FP&A Guy—Financial Modeling and Contemporary Strategic Finance Skills

Also known as “The FP&A Guy,” Paul Barnhurst has been a leader, influencer and educator in the FP&A community for years. Ahead of his two sessions at Excelerate =SUM(it) 2022—the first on financial modeling, the second on contemporary skills—we sat......

May 12, 2022 |

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The Best of Excelerate =SUM(it) 2022 Day Three: The Art of Gathering, Faster Budgeting Cycles and Agile Revenue Planning Best Practices

We’ve officially reached the halfway point of Excelerate =SUM(it) 2022 and what a week it’s been so far.  Today’s all-star lineup of speakers included Strategic Advisor and Bestselling Author Priya Parker, Vena Chief Marketing and Ecosystem Officer Allison......

May 12, 2022 |

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The Best of Excelerate =SUM(it) 2022 Day Two: The Power of Vena and Microsoft, the Kansas City Chiefs and Data Visualization Best Practices

Today marked day two of Excelerate =SUM(it). It was an action-packed day filled with insights, inspiration, networking and of course, plenty of opportunities to learn and earn CPE/CPD credits to power your personal, professional and business growth. Today’......

May 11, 2022 |

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