One major factor impacting our pandemic recovery is our attitude to risk. Some we want to avoid it, some will embrace, either way we need to make a conscious decision towards risk management.
Following our successful Virtual Summit, we look at one priority risk area in more detail – Foreign Exchange (FX) risk and how to manage it.
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The Finance Team challenge: moving from survival to recovery
The pace of change within finance was rapid even before recent events added significantly more spice to the mix. Organisations initially went into survival mode with a concentration on all matters cash; collecting it, understanding government schemes, reducing outgoings. As lockdown measures start to be eased, we are now seeing recovery mode kick-in with a different set of challenges and opportunities. This article looks at some of the core tasks and activities of the Finance Team and how they can be controlled and improved.
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In this FM Magazine podcast, Oliver Rowe speaks with Sophie Bennett, a motivation expert, author, and champion horse dressage rider. Sophie believes that leadership skills need to change in today’s increasingly technology-enabled workplace, where virtual teams are often working across country and cultural boundaries.
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