Corporate Accounting

5 Skills Necessary to Transition from CFO to CEO
 

5 Skills Necessary to Transition from CFO to CEO

Posted: September 16, 2019
It takes a special combination of ambition and abilities for a CFO to climb to the top spot on the org chart. Five traits are particularly important for CFOs to possess if they want to succeed as CEOs.


How to Focus on Finance Team Performance
 

How to Focus on Finance Team Performance

Posted: August 22, 2019
Monitoring employees and the finance team's overall performance is an important task for a CFO. Creating a weekly scorecard can help track whether specific goals are being met.

FASB Seeks to Delay Effective Dates for Three Standards
 

FASB Seeks to Delay Effective Dates for Three Standards

Posted: August 16, 2019
The Financial Accounting Standards Board has issued a proposed ASU that would grant private companies, not-for-profit organizations and certain small public companies additional time to implement FASB standards on current expected credit losses, leases and hedging. Comments are due by Sept. 16, 2019.

Introducing Agile into Internal Audit
 

Introducing Agile into Internal Audit

Posted: August 12, 2019
Many internal audit teams are under pressure to do more without a corresponding increase in resources. Agile business practices can aid in accomplishing more with less.

Insight for CFOs Struggling with Agility
 

Insight for CFOs Struggling with Agility

Posted: August 1, 2019
The ability to change quickly is growing more important for successful organizations in an environment in which nothing stays the same for long. Having the right strategy and mindset can help you adapt quickly.

Five Ways CFOs Can Use AI — Today
 

Five Ways CFOs Can Use AI — Today

Posted: July 16, 2019
Artificial intelligence can help CFOs with several tasks, including determining the optimal pricing for a customer and assessing the value of an asset.