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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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July 19, 2018

By Timo Wienefoet, Managing Partner at IMPLEXA GmbH

These are exciting times for finance. The promise of technology for a sneak peek into the future gives finance a crystal ball on where to steer resources today for an optimal...

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July 9, 2018

By Rob Trippe, MBA, Financial Modelling Veteran

While FP&A professionals work in a field of numbers, language is a critical component of our profession. Far too often there is loose use of terminology in corporate...

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June 22, 2018

By Karl Kern, Founder/President, Kern Analytics LLC

Prediction is an important part of the work that FP&A practitioners do.  This work has many challenges.  One way to address these challenges is by minimizing the negative...

May 17, 2018

By Lance Rubin, Cashflow Financial Modeler and Finance Innovator,  and Igor Panivko, CFO of Konika Minolta

Although there are some substantial differences between Financial Modelling and Predictive Analytics, both help us cope with uncertainties and make better decisions.

April 20, 2018

By Karl Kern, Founder/President, Kern Analytics LLC

Making predictions is an important part of our work as FP&A practitioners. Its importance is due to need but need can be hindered due to incomplete knowledge.