FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #11
March 27, 2020

In this Digest issue, we will explore the illusions of control in modern business and the possible benefits of data science. We will look at how you can ensure successful FP&A collaboration with all departments and we will explain the different planning methods available and their differences.

FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #10
February 18, 2020

In this issue, we would like to look at key performance indicators (KPIs) from the perspective of a CFO. We will also discover which five important things will improve the effectiveness of a company's planning processes and look into how the analytics of FP&A are connected to the Simpson’s paradox. We will explain why data visualisation is considered to be a game changer for FP&A and then explain the 4 steps necessary to become a more valued FP&A professional.

FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #9
January 17, 2020

As the saying goes, “new year, new me”, so we would like to offer you the chance to have a look at your FP&A function and the ways in which you might improve your processes. In this issue, we will delve into finance transformation, the skill set needed to be a successful FP&A professional and a case study on performance management.

FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #8
December 14, 2019

The 8th FP&A Trends Digest is already here! This time we will look into how FP&A can create value, what is needed to improve the budgeting process and why financial modelling is different from predictive analytics. We are also excited to share with you a recording from the “Power of Driver Based and Predictive FP&A” webinar.

FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #7
November 24, 2019

This edition brings you articles covering the transformative impact of the FP&A function, the necessary skills of an FP&A professional, the main difference between Integrated Financial Planning (IFP) and Integrated Business Planning (IBP) and finally a case study on the replacement of a classical cost-accounting system through artificial intelligence.

FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #6
October 22, 2019

This edition of our digest brings you articles covering the soft skills of an FP&A professional, methods to improve your P&L statements and the reality behind an FP&A department’s role in problem solving and risk management. We will also share with you an amazing case study about FP&A transformation in Nielsen.

FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #5
September 19, 2019

How can FP&A remain relevant in today's business environment? How do we bridge the missing link between finance and their business partners? How did Konika Minolta implement an algorithmic model for dynamic sales planning? Read the new issue of the FP&A Trends Digest to discover the answers to all of these questions and more.

FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #4
August 21, 2019

Welcome to the fourth issue of the monthly FP&A Trends Digest! This time we will share some essential tips on strategic finance, the purpose of planning, the driver-based analysis approach and the power of scenario planning.

FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #3
July 19, 2019

Why does FP&A sometimes fail to deliver value to the business? What do you need to successfully implement machine learning for forecasting in your company? How can you develop skills which are essential to career development? Read the new issue of the FP&A Trends Digest to discover the answers to these questions and more.

FP&A Trends Digest: Issue #2
June 17, 2019

What makes a world-class FP&A professional? Are self-service analytics important for FP&A? And can machine learning improve forecast accuracy? Read the new issue of the FP&A Trends Digest to discover the answers to these questions and more.