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CFO Leadership

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The Art (and Science) of Negotiation in Finance: 6 Tips To Help You Become a Skilled Negotiator

July 6, 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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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 Power Posse: Which Finance Team Superhero Are You?

It’s a bird … it’s a plane … it’s, well, it’s National Superhero Day. That’s right. National Superhero Day is the day everyone (okay, barely anyone) celebrates everything superhero-related. So move over Justice League, Avengers and Fantastic Four—we’re usi......

May 2, 2022 |

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Green Finance: How Sustainable Business Practices Can Improve Your Bottom Line

Microsoft is dedicated to becoming carbon negative by 2030. General Mills achieved their goal to sustainably source 10 priority ingredients by 2020. Prudential Financial considers environmental, social and governance factors in every investment they make. ......

April 21, 2022 |

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Women in Corporate Finance: Be Visible

This is the fifth and final part of a blog series based on an ebook we published in 2020 entitled, “Women in Corporate Finance: Five Guiding Principles From Leaders in the Field.” At the time, Vena spoke to five women who have broken the glass ceiling in t......

March 31, 2022 |

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Women in Corporate Finance: Find Advocates for the Qualities You Bring

This is the fourth part of a blog series based on an ebook we published in 2020 entitled, “Women in Corporate Finance: Five Guiding Principles From Leaders in the Field.” At the time, Vena spoke to five women who have broken the glass ceiling in their own ......

March 29, 2022 |

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Women in Corporate Finance: Recognize an Unconscious Bias

This is the third part of a blog series based on an ebook we published in 2020 entitled, “Women in Corporate Finance: Five Guiding Principles From Leaders in the Field.” At the time, Vena spoke to five women who have broken the glass ceiling in their own c......

March 24, 2022 |

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5 Things Finance Teams Can Be Doing About Inflation Right Now

They say the only things you can depend on in life are death and taxes. But there’s something else we can always count on to rear its head as well: inflation.  Since World War II, inflation—measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI)—has reached 5% or highe......

March 17, 2022 |

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