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?”
Robotic Process Automation, RPA is the use of software to automate human tasks and business processes.
RPA analysts predict a tidal wave of automation in the next 3 years, with some early adopters already employing Robot Armies.
But is it really that easy? We look at some of the risks and mitigation of RPA…
Continue reading “#BQs – Does RPA need a reality check? We look at the risks and mitigations”
Written by Christopher Argent, Founder, Generation CFO
Following our #BQs debate on whether finance needs to learn a programming language or not, we wanted to highlight where we see the education gap and the key learning for modern finance professionals.
Continue reading “Surviving the digital role revolution – What finance professionals need to learn”