FINANCE CAN BE BEAUTIFUL (& UGLY)

5 Ways That Good Design Principles Can Apply to Finance.  Because finance undoubtedly relies on a decent level of numeracy skills, people like to think of it as being an “objective” function. I am not convinced. Great financial management has always required large doses of competence in softer skills: arguably more with the machines taking over the calculations. One of these … Read More

So what? The impact on performance of your finance function

In this blog I explain the impact on an organisation of a finance function being in a particular performance state. In my last blog I explained the 3 states of performance in which I classify finance functions and the indicators I use to determine which state they are in. The table below recaps the states and shows their impact on … Read More