When this vital team becomes overwhelmed, the consequences can be disastrous for your company. Here’s how to understand the pressures and relieve them with the help of the board.
M&A activity is predicted to be on track to hit record levels this year, although challenges remain for the unwary.
They aren’t all the same. For better—and long-term—profitability, make sure you’re going after the customers you need today.
From inflation to the Great Resignation, there’s no end to the challenges ahead. But finance chiefs are moving forward with capital plans based on a clear focus, creative thinking—and even some optimism.
Transparency builds trust—and trust is essential for a healthy, functioning relationship with all stakeholders. Work with your CFO to tick the right boxes, and avoid the most common pitfalls.
The stakes are higher than ever, but there is also enormous opportunity and potential upside if you play the game right.
Higher CFO compensation and equity positions reflect finance chiefs’ strategic importance during the pandemic.
As momentum builds for disclosure, boards and management should consider the following practices to minimize legal risk and fully leverage the benefits a successful ESG strategy can unlock.
The best finance chiefs have moved from the back office to the pointed tip of the front office, evolving into data analysts, truth-tellers and strategic guides.
IPO of electric-truck maker excites investors while economic-development stakes rise with Ford’s plans.