Financial Planning & Analysis

Evan is a creative storyteller with a passion for innovative technology. As an Area Sales Manager with Vena (and formerly a Content Marketing Specialist), Evan is always experimenting with new ways to inspire finance professionals so he can help them thrive in their roles as strategic, forward-thinking business partners. (2)

FP&A Professionals Only Spend 25% of Their Time on Analysis

April 7, 2020 |

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How To Format Your Excel Spreadsheet: 10 Tips

FP&A software powering your plan to grow Drive smarter, more data-driven business decisions with numbers you can trust. The most critical aspect of any Excel spreadsheet is having the right numbers in the right cells, especially if you’re working in fi......

February 5, 2020 |

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10 Excel Tips and Tricks Everyone Should Know

loading="lazy" FP&A software with a native Excel interface Vena brings the most powerful planning capabilities to the most well-known spreadsheet infrastructure so you can hit the ground growing. Excel has dominated the business world unlike any other ......

January 30, 2020 |

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4 Calls to Action Every FP&A Team Should Use in Evaluating Technology

In the second of our two-part series examining research from BPM Partners, we look at the four “Cs” that define the trends playing out within finance teams today There are all kinds of companies that want to get the attention of CFOs and FP&A teams, bu......

September 23, 2019 |

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Financial Planning and Analysis: Roles and Best Practices

  FP&A software powering your plan to grow Drive smarter, more data-driven business decisions with numbers you can trust.   This article was first published in May 2019 and updated on 5 December 2022. As the role of financial planning and analysis (FP&......

May 9, 2019 |

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Ultimate Guide to Meeting B2B Consumer Needs

Digital products and services have changed our personal lives, and now they’re changing expectations of what we use at work, too Stories of technology entering the office rarely read like a fairy tale, and yet for some reason, it’s often assumed there’s go......

May 7, 2019 |

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The Ultimate Guide to Financial Planning & Analysis

This blog was first published in 2019 and updated on December 8, 2021. FP&A Software Powering Your Plan To Grow Drive smarter, more data-driven business decisions with numbers you can trust. The importance of financial planning and analysis cannot be u......

April 26, 2019 |

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From GAAP to Growth: 3 Reasons Revenue Rules Cloud Companies

Smart, predictable and rapid revenue growth is great news for any business, but for SaaS firms it's a matter of survival. Last Spring, a popular startup publication called Hackernoon presented a video interview with Kees de Jong, a seasoned angel investor ......

January 31, 2018 |

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A Mind for Revenue

Revenue, Always on My Mind The song ‘Always on My Mind,’ first recorded by Elvis in 1972, was again recorded by Willie Nelson in 1982 and once more by Michael Buble in 2007. No matter whose vocal stylings are belting out the lyrics, this song always catche......

October 25, 2017 |

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Why Consumer-Friendly Technology Has A Place In the Enterprise, Too

Employee expectations for IT tools and services are being set by products that span work and home — like Excel. The boundary lines between work and our personal lives may have blurred a lot over the last few years, but that doesn’t mean they have disappear......

May 4, 2017 |

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