Moneyball Marketing: Becoming An Analytics-Driven Business

Moneyball Marketing: Becoming An Analytics-Driven Business With the baseball post-season in full swing, and as businesses start planning for next year, it seems as good a time as any to talk about Moneyball and how it can apply to business.  For those who haven’t read the book or seen the movie, [...]

How Artificial Intelligence Will Play a Role in Corporate Performance Management

The internet, 3D printing, autonomous vehicles, single cup coffee machines – all examples of disruptive technology. In the last few decades we, as users of such technology, have seen fiction become reality. What’s next? Artificial Intelligence (AI) certainly makes the list. AI, as defined by Schatsky, Muraskin and Gurumurthy (2015), [...]

All About Business Analytics

Gone are the days or more appropriately “era”, when businesses used to operate or prosper based on decisions, taken purely on a hunch! Now, we are in the era, where each business decision needs to be advanced analytics augmented by data and facts.  Especially due to easy availability of big [...]

Outsourcing CPM Implementation – Best Practices To Ensure a Successful Implementation

Without question, your business will benefit from improved data integrity, reduced manual processing and the wonderful, enhanced business analytics delivered by a solid Corporate Performance Management (CPM) solution.  Now, the big question – should the implementation be outsourced?  Recognize the risks Resource availability – Does your team have the bandwidth [...]

Looking for a Lease Accounting Software to comply with ASC 842 or IFRS 16? Here are Six Important Factors to Consider.

A major change in lease accounting standards, effective as of January 1, 2019, has left many public companies scrambling to adjust their operating lease accounting practices. Operating leases include all leases related to business operations, including office space, factories, warehouses, ships, planes, and automobiles. In the past, operating leases were [...]

CPM Platform Implementation – Should You Outsource or Implement In-house?

Getting the most from your investment into a Corporate Performance Management (CPM) solution heavily relies on a successful platform implementation. While a lacklustre implementation limits the platform’s true scope and utilization, it also fails to inspire user adoption due to potential gaps in product training, improper or incomplete template, report, [...]