World-Class Budgeting/ Planning: From Dependability to Predictability
Chief financial officers and their controllers have raised their game in the five years since the U.S. mortgage crisis ushered in a \"New normal\" of volatility, complexity and velocity. As a constant stream of new challenges has raised globally, top CFOs have recast the finance function as a far more effective and strategic enabler of enterprise growth and agility. Finance departments are operating closer and closer to real-time, achieving unimpeded visibility across the enterprise and applying new analytical tools to their data for strategic insight. They are building partnerships throughout the enterprise - bringing combined operational and financial calculations to bear in identifying the best course of action for growth.