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Financial Excellence with Game-Changers

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Take your coffee break with game-changers on Tuesdays at 9 AM Pacific Time and 12 Noon Eastern Time for our special series on achieving FINANCIAL EXCELLENCE for your company. Learn how you can become the savvy innovator who takes your company across the finish line as you look ahead to the next breakthrough strategy.

Take your coffee break with game-changers on Tuesdays at 9 AM Pacific Time and 12 Noon Eastern Time for our special series on achieving FINANCIAL EXCELLENCE for your company. Learn how you can become the savvy innovator who takes your company across the finish line as you look ahead to the next breakthrough strategy.
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New York, NY

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Take your coffee break with game-changers on Tuesdays at 9 AM Pacific Time and 12 Noon Eastern Time for our special series on achieving FINANCIAL EXCELLENCE for your company. Learn how you can become the savvy innovator who takes your company across the finish line as you look ahead to the next breakthrough strategy.

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SAP Global Marketing Inc. 95 Morton Street, Suite 200 New York, NY 10014 USA 212-653-9600


Episodes

Strategic Finance Magic Sauce: Change Management and Communication

9/25/2018
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The buzz: “Surround yourself with the right team and ensure continuous communication with each other… provide leadership, but you also have to give your team authority and accountability" (Barb Niland, Huntington Ingalls Industries).

Duration:00:51:45

Cybersecurity Threats and Finance: Are You Protected?

8/28/2018
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The buzz: “One of the main cyber-risks is to think they don’t exist. The other is to try to treat all potential risks” (Stephane Nappo). The sharp rise in global cybersecurity threats could cost $2T by 2019, quadruple from 2015.

Duration:00:54:48

Collaborative Business Planning: CFO Utopia?

8/7/2018
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The buzz: “The planning process – planning, budgeting, forecasting, and analysis – presents a formidable challenge to many companies, regardless of size or industry” (CFO.com).

Duration:00:56:49

Tax: The New MVP in Finance!

7/17/2018
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The buzz: “Tax technology is emerging as one of the most important enablers of effective tax department design and delivery” (kpmg.com).

Duration:00:54:57

The Heart of Intelligent Finance: Share and Share Alike?

6/19/2018
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The buzz: “Financial shared services have come a long way since they started gaining popularity in the 1990s” (Jim Buchanan).

Duration:00:54:48

The Golden Triangle: Digitally Transforming Finance

5/22/2018
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The buzz: “Finance in a digital world: It’s crunch time for CFOs!” (www2.deloitte.com).

Duration:00:55:13

Encore: Finance Leadership: Ready to Be a Tech-Savvy CFO?

5/1/2018
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The buzz: “As the CFO, you're the go-to source for accurate information about company performance—no excuses, no delays.” (Bright Talk webinar)

Duration:00:55:35

The Secret to Intelligent Finance Planning: Collaboration

4/10/2018
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The buzz: “Disruptive technologies…will be used in the office of the CFO to increase productivity, simplify processes, and support decision-making” (Thomas Zipperle).

Duration:00:55:17

Optimizing Working Capital: Cashing-In for Your Bottom Line

3/20/2018
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The buzz: “Working capital optimization is increasingly on boards’ radar as they look for opportunities to enhance shareholder value” (Rich Rorem).

Duration:00:21:11

Machine Learning and Finance: Process Automation to the Next Level

2/27/2018
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The buzz: “Finance professionals are spending just 17% of their time on strategic activities, with a lack of automation serving as the culprit for much of this inefficiency" (Henner Schliebs).

Duration:00:53:31

GDPR Is Coming: Coping Strategies to Get Ready

2/6/2018
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The buzz: “We are all ‘data subjects’ and we live in a world where key aspects of our lives will be ever more determined by the data held about us…where that same data is more at risk and open to compromise than ever” (GDPR – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”, Tripwire).

Duration:00:53:54

Real-time Close: Oxymoron or True Value?

10/31/2017
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The buzz: “Unfortunately, financial information is a decaying asset. The longer it takes to prepare the statements the less valuable the information becomes” (Steve Rosvold).

Duration:00:54:54

Predictive Close/Predictive Accounting: Getting Granular

10/17/2017
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The buzz: “Predicting better than pure guesswork, even if not accurately, delivers real value” (Eric Siegel).

Duration:00:54:56

Visualization, BI and Advanced Analytics: Improving Enterprise Financial Performance.

10/3/2017
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The buzz: “In the few years since I began using analytics, the view that it might be ‘just a fad’ has shifted to a growing understanding of its potential” (Frank Friedman, Deloitte CEO / former CFO).

Duration:00:57:08

Dynamic and Agile Planning: The Impact of Real Time Actuals

9/19/2017
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The buzz: “CFOs need to be able to evaluate and prepare for the impact political, economic and societal events may have on their organization…take on a more strategic role in planning” (Thack Brown, SAP).

Duration:00:56:42

Three Lines of Defense: Fact or Fiction?

8/9/2016
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The buzz: Three’s a charm. The Three Lines of Defense (TLoD) is becoming a globally recognized framework, where Corporate Risk, Compliance and other groups set standards and practices for managing risk and Internal Audit provides assurance. In research commissioned by SAP from Forrester, ~45% of 200+ respondents had implemented or were implementing TLoD, but some executives had significant ongoing concerns. Is implementation only at the fringes of the business? Is deep, rigorous...

Duration:00:56:44

Continuous Accounting: An End to Rear-View Reporting

7/19/2016
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The buzz: No more green eyeshade! Finance departments typically had to wait until period-end

Duration:00:57:26

Fraud, 3rd Party Risk, and Live Business

6/28/2016
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The buzz: Risky business. As your business goes digital, you face a dual challenge: keep everything humming while protecting your company from compliance breaches, anomalies in transactions, and other risk exposure from your customers, suppliers and partner.

Duration:00:56:08

Encore: Millennials and Your Finance Organization: Work Style And Business

6/7/2016
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The buzz: Net-net. Brace yourself for news! By 2015, Millennials were the largest generational cohort in the US workforce.

Duration:00:57:11

Future of Finance: Powered by Technology

5/17/2016
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The buzz: 'Everybody’s talking. I can’t hear a word they’re saying…'. It’s no secret that Finance typically lags in new technology adoption.

Duration:00:56:17