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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...

June 15, 2018

Co-authored by Michael J. Huthwaite, Founder and CEO of FinanceSeer LLC and Lance Rubin, Cashflow Financial Modeler and Finance Innovator

Managing a successful FP&A (Finance) department requires balancing the right blend of People, Processes and Technology.  Of course, this construct is nothing new, we’ve all...

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June 1, 2018

In this article, I want to make the case for data-driven planning to describe the 7 key FP&A models that every organisation needs to plan, resource and monitor business...

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May 24, 2018

Linda A. MacDonald, Finance Manager at Quadrant Health Strategies, Inc.

Linda MacDonald received her MBA from Salem State University in 1996. Since then, she has worked in Finance in global companies and is revered as a highly motivated, enthusiastic, finance professional with strong analytical and business acumen. Over the years, Linda has honed her financial analysis, budgeting, forecasting, and reporting skillsets. What sets Linda apart is her exceptional leadership style, which is based on the merits of promoting teamwork, innovation, and encouraging others in the workplace. Linda strongly believes in continuous learning and development that creates a culture of empowering employees.

LinkedIn account: www.linkedin.com/in/lindamacdonald/

The FP&A professional’s part in leadership is vital and important to the decision-making process and direction of your business.  Make it your mission to...

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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.