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August 16, 2018

By Andrew Jepson, Senior Finance Consultant, Revenue Management Expert

Back in 2004 I spent a large portion of time overseas travelling around France. I would often find when talking to a “local” the first question I would ask was:  “Do you speak...

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August 15, 2018

By Nilly Essaides, Senior Research Director Finance/EPM at The Hackett Group 

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I was recently invited to join FP&A-Trends’ Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML) Committee by Larysa Melnychuk, managing director. This blog is based on a case...

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August 14, 2018

By Martin Winkler, Manager at Apliqo

Martin Winkler has many years’ experience in finance and controlling and has already optimized and accompanied many reporting and planning processes for different companies in the course of his career. In his present position as head of business development with Cubewise, he advises companies on the preparation of business management concepts and technical implementation of integrated planning solutions.

LinkedIn profile: www.linkedin.com/in/martin-winkler-3a1701b1/

The corporate planning process is a controversial subject on which opinions differ widely. But experience has shown that an effectively implemented planning process brings...

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August 13, 2018

By Christian Fournier,  Retired Head of Finance Europe at Orange Business Services, Author (Globalisation - adapter l'organisation de son entreprise face à la mondialisation...)

Forecast accuracy is often a subject of discussion. What are the issues met that can generate such level of discussion? 

August 9, 2018

By Karl Kern, Founder/President, Kern Analytics LLC

Making projections is one part of an FP&A practitioner’s work.  The purpose of projections is to establish expectations on outcomes.  How can an FP&A practitioner give...

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August 8, 2018

By Emmanuel Jibodu, FP&A Manager​ at Stericycle Inc.

This is the first part of a three-part series on the business value that data science and analytics can provide to enterprises.