Category: Leadership

Gain trust by being clear and transparent

It is essential that an organisation retains the trust of those who work for and invest in them. Without trust, you risk losing stakeholder buy-in and support that is critical during uncertain times. How do you achieve this and what are the challenges of delivering this in practice?

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The expenses process can be a pain – to everyone!

When I cast my mind back 25 plus years to when I was working in industry as a Financial Controller, I remember the pain caused by the expenses process. When I speak with organisations today, despite all the technological advances, for many nothing seems to have changed. The expenses process is as time-consuming, manually intensive, and prone to error as it ever was.

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GenerationCFO Research Report: The impact of Covid-19 on the CFO and the Finance team

As the crisis of the Covid-19 pandemic unfolded, it provided a unique opportunity to explore and discover how CFO’s and their finance teams reacted within a rapidly changing environment. Generation CFO undertook a survey to understand the ways in which the finance world was responding, in real time, to the challenges of adapting to a radically different work setting and team dynamic, alongside addressing the continued (and evolving) needs of their clients / customers.

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