5 Tips for Optimizing Your Finance Processes

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SAPinsider, April/May/June 2012
Brian Shannon

CFOs are constantly bombarded with questions that are essential to the survival of the business.

  • How can we improve cash flow?
  • How can we preserve our cost structure as we exit the economic malaise?
  • Will the company’s manual processes and bloated databases put us at unnecessary financial risk?
Yet too often, competing priorities — such as global business strategy concerns, merger and acquisition activity, and the need for lightning-fast market reactions to macroeconomic news — relegate process optimization efforts that could help the CFO address these issues to the back seat. This article outlines five simple process optimization opportunities that can help elevate the overall performance of your finance organization. Download_PDF

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5 Tips for Optimizing Your Finance Processes

SAPinsider, April/May/June 2012
Brian Shannon

CFOs are constantly bombarded with questions that are essential to the survival of the business.

  • How can we improve cash flow?
  • How can we preserve our cost structure as we exit the economic malaise?
  • Will the company’s manual processes and bloated databases put us at unnecessary financial risk?

Yet too often, competing priorities — such as global business strategy concerns, merger and acquisition activity, and the need for lightning-fast market reactions to macroeconomic news — relegate process optimization efforts that could help the CFO address these issues to the back seat. This article outlines five simple process optimization opportunities that can help elevate the overall performance of your finance organization.

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