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Next London #CFOdebate – 23rd May 2019

Decoding the finance automation hype… I need a plan, not a pitch!

This premium event featuring a lively debate with four leading CFOs, chaired by Christopher Argent, founder of Generation CFO who’s transformation projects include John Lewis, Amazon and Vodafone. The panel will reveal simple changes we need to make and where our focus needs to be, to move fast and to remain relevant.

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Our expert opener will be Nick Read, CFO and Business Transformation Director who will lay bare the finance transformation and automation journey, the practicalities and hard truths. Continue reading “Next London #CFOdebate – 23rd May 2019”

S1 E11 – What Mark said, Finance Business Partnering micro learning #CFOchat

“You are not just the finance guy”, Mark Neil – VP Finance at A+E Networks UK and this week we break down the area of finance business partnering and a few cool resources for you to use.

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#BQs – Which data skills do Finance need today?

Written by Christopher Argent, Generation CFO Founder

There is a data skills gap in Finance teams today, as CFOs are scratching their heads how to fill this gap while delivering the ever-widening demands from the business.

In a time-poor world, we need to get smart and focused.  The above 2×2 matrix is taken from a much-debated article in the Harvard Business Review that gives us a method to move forward.

It presents an analysis of what we should be learning and planning to learn, and what should ditch (ignore or browse). Continue reading “#BQs – Which data skills do Finance need today?”