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August 23, 2018

By Christian Fournier, former Head of Finance Europe at Orange Business Services

Are your KPIs, Scoreboards and other metrics safe from the Simpson's paradox?

August 17, 2018

By Alexander Antonov, Head Finance B2B at Sandoz 

P&L management focuses on the items included into P&L (profit and loss) report. It has become an increasingly popular technique used by the top managers around the...

August 9, 2018

By Karl Kern, Accountant / Lecturer / Writer

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...

August 8, 2018

By Emmanuel Jibodu, Finance Analytics @ Shred-it​

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

July 20, 2018

By Karl Kern, Accountant / Lecturer / Writer

Numbers may be the prime element within FP&A. FP&A is relied upon to provide numbers like operating income, net cash flows, and earnings per share. Do numbers like...

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...