I was lucky enough to attend this year’s Future of Finance and CFO Summit at the stunning Hurlingham Club, London this week.
It was a glitzy affair with a celebratory atmosphere and many innovations on display (we even saw the new Tesla car “dance” to its own music) and behind the confident presentations and project headlines, there was a simple message…
We are all in startup mode and that is exciting!
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Let’s cut through the hype, and demystify the technology led narrative on automation… Let’s question what you can do to get a better grasp on how to apply these ‘hype’ tools to your finance operations to make a business impact (no IT chat required).
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In an office somewhere in the world…
Data Scientist: Yo accountant dude! Why do you spend so long producing your budget and forecast numbers?
Accountant: It’s how we performance manage the business.
DS: But dude, your work is always wrong, it’s always out… I mean, unless you have a crystal ball, you can’t get it right, right?
Continue reading “Is your forecasting mindset killing CFO innovation – Part two”