Why well-designed processes don’t limit IT’s abilities, they enhance them
Thoughtfully-designed processes are an essential part of any successful enterprise – streamlining tasks and making sure resources are put to optimal use. But when it comes to IT, business processes are often viewed with suspicion – considered nothing more than bureaucratic controls that limit the creativity of tech professionals.
The future CFO: Is a tech-savvy executive the new normal?
8/30/19 11:10 AM
A few months ago, KPMG studied the backgrounds and experience of the CFOs at 100 global technology and communications companies, as well as individuals who had previously been finance chiefs at 75 companies for which such information was available. And this is what they concluded: the job/role of today’s CFO has never been more difficult and it isn’t getting any easier.
Why Outsourcing is the Right Move for Your Organization
8/1/19 9:08 AM
Simply put, outsourcing is the practice of delegating work normally performed within a company to an outside firm – it’s a concept that’s pretty familiar to most executive teams. Even small businesses routinely outsource processes that aren’t part of their core competencies like payroll or IT functions, leveraging benefits ranging from lower costs to service innovations.
No business wants to become the next data breach poster child. And companies are right to be concerned: in 2018, data breaches cost American businesses an average of $7.91 million – significantly higher than any other country.
How to do RPA Right-8 simple steps to reaping the many rewards of this digital transformation technology
7/2/19 4:02 PM
As the Age of Automation revolutionizes business process management, digital transformation experts are heralding Robotics Process Automation (RPA) as a must-evaluate technology – enabling companies to cut costs by an average of 40 percent, streamline operations, and enhance quality of work without changing existing systems.
Is Outsourcing the Secret to Digital Transformation Success?
6/18/19 2:08 PM
It doesn’t take most businesses long to grasp “going digital” is easier said than done. Forward-thinking businesses understand that the path to becoming future-proof in today’s global business environment is paved with digital transformation. But it doesn’t take long for most organizations to grasp that “going digital” is easier said than done.
How to Run Your DevOps for Peak Performance: The 7 Secrets of High-Performing Cross-Functional Teams
6/5/19 3:52 PM
Let’s face it, if you’re in IT, then you know that DevOps is one the hottest buzzwords in the IT space – and it’s quickly emerging as the new standard for how IT organizations can produce excellent outcomes in a faster, easier way. But like any emerging concept, confusion surrounds how to run DevOps for peak performance – and many business leaders are unclear about what DevOps even entails. So let’s get to it.
How Emerging Technologies like RPA and AI will Profoundly Impact the Future of Work
5/23/19 2:53 PM
Look around: We are in the midst of a Fourth Industrial Revolution, and it’s redefining traditional ways of doing business. Emerging automation technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), Robotics Process Automation (RPA), and cognitive computing are creating a seismic shift in the way humans work.
Over the last 5 years, the role of the Chief Financial Officer has drastically changed as have the expectations and demands from stakeholders and CEOs. Bookkeeping and financial reporting have become a given as far as outputs from a Finance Organization. In 2019, CFOs are increasingly tasked with providing consumer insights and using financial data to propose actionable strategies for cost-cutting and growth-enablement. Clearly this is not your traditional CFO that we all have come to think of.
Why Nearshoring is the Next Big Thing in Outsourcing
4/11/19 4:18 PM
Traditionally, offshoring business processes and software development to another country has always been seen as a viable alternative to doing the work in-house, mainly because outsourcing has always been viewed as an inexpensive alternative to getting the work done.
5 Reasons Why CFO’s Should Outsource Their Finance Operations
4/10/19 12:40 PM
How migrating back office tasks delivers a competitive edge in today’s business environment
The stability and success of a company rests on proper management of its finances. From closing the books to applying cash to processing invoices, finance and accounting operations are integral to keeping organizations running and painting an accurate picture of their financial health.
Auxis’ CEO to Host Keynote Discussion at CFO.org’s Annual Chicago Conference
3/15/19 11:59 AM
Organized by CXOsync, the CFO.org Chicago Summitis aninvitation-only conferenceexclusive to senior-level Finance Executives. Taking place on ThursdayMarch 21st, this is a closed door event with only~100invited organizations from Illinois.