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Financial Excellence with Game Changers, presented by SAP

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Game-changing technologies are transformational, exciting, and can move you in amazing new directions. They get you thinking about new ways to scale, compete and grow profitably – driving efficiency for existing finance operations, but also driving insight and transformational change for the entire business. They shake up your status quo. Take your Coffee Break with Game-Changers for our special series on achieving FINANCIAL EXCELLENCE for your company. Learn how you can operate profitably and adapt continuously, to become the savvy innovator and visionary who takes your company across the finish line as you look ahead to the next breakthrough strategy. Financial Excellence with Game Changers, Presented by SAP, on The Business Channel.

Game-changing technologies are transformational, exciting, and can move you in amazing new directions. They get you thinking about new ways to scale, compete and grow profitably – driving efficiency for existing finance operations, but also driving insight and transformational change for the entire business. They shake up your status quo. Take your Coffee Break with Game-Changers for our special series on achieving FINANCIAL EXCELLENCE for your company. Learn how you can operate profitably and adapt continuously, to become the savvy innovator and visionary who takes your company across the finish line as you look ahead to the next breakthrough strategy. Financial Excellence with Game Changers, Presented by SAP, on The Business Channel.

Location:

New York, NY

Networks:

VoiceAmerica

Description:

Game-changing technologies are transformational, exciting, and can move you in amazing new directions. They get you thinking about new ways to scale, compete and grow profitably – driving efficiency for existing finance operations, but also driving insight and transformational change for the entire business. They shake up your status quo. Take your Coffee Break with Game-Changers for our special series on achieving FINANCIAL EXCELLENCE for your company. Learn how you can operate profitably and adapt continuously, to become the savvy innovator and visionary who takes your company across the finish line as you look ahead to the next breakthrough strategy. Financial Excellence with Game Changers, Presented by SAP, on The Business Channel.

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

Welcome to a New World: The Virtual Financial Close

5/19/2020
The buzz: “There’s limited precedent into how a global pandemic like COVID-19 will impact financial services organizations as they prepare to complete their first virtual close” (www2.deloitte.com).

Duration:00:53:52

FP&A: Planning with Certainty Amidst Uncertainty

4/21/2020
The buzz: “Creating a strong FP&A team comes down to two things: innovation and engagement” (Nevine White). Amid global uncertainty, new pressure is on your Finance Department’s Planning & Analysis resources to go beyond budgets.

Duration:00:52:52

Dont Let Tax Become Too Taxing

3/24/2020
The buzz: “Today we are at a turning point in tax.… The new digital tax function is now evolving at great pace to become a strategic component of enterprise transformation” (internationaltaxreview.com).

Duration:00:50:25

The Demands of Digital Trust: Data Protection and Privacy in 2020

2/25/2020
The buzz: “Consumers with a high level of digital trust spend more” (CA Technologies Report 2018). As consumers, producers and employees, we share and use massive amounts of sensitive and private information. The ability to establish and maintain “digital trust” in data protection and privacy is becoming a key businesses competitive differentiator. Digital trust is hard build, but can be lost with a single data breach. How trustworthy is your organization? The experts speak. Heather...

Duration:00:55:11

2020 Vision: What Will Drive FP&A in 2020 and Beyond?

1/28/2020
Integration, big data, in-memory, ML and AI are a few of the disruptions that dominated FP&A professionals’ tech conversations in the 20-teens. Despite geopolitical and economic uncertainties, tech innovation and growth are certain to continue. How should your FP&A team prepare to navigate what could be another decade of big change?

Duration:00:54:42

2019: Reflections on a Year in Finance, Collaborative Planning, and Risk

12/10/2019
The buzz: “CFOs must recognize their roles as agents of change charged with driving technological transformation across their companies” (digitalistmag.com). Today, from informed hindsight, three experts reflect on the year 2019 and predict what 2020 might bring for Finance.

Duration:00:55:33

How to Transform Finance in the Experience Economy

11/5/2019
The buzz: “An experience occurs when a company intentionally uses services as the stage, and goods as props, to engage individual customers in a way that creates a memorable event…The question, then, isn’t whether, but when—and how—to enter the emerging experience economy” (hbr.org).

Duration:00:55:16

Full Steam Ahead: Finance and Planning Together At Last

10/8/2019
The buzz: “There’s no question over the last year this new wave of technologies has had an impact on CFO decision making …” (Sandy Cockrell, Deloitte). Collaborative Enterprise Planning: myth or reality? Cloud-based planning systems have made it easier to connect and align plans from all departments and business units across your organization.

Duration:00:54:04

Fraud: How to Protect Your Organization from Threats?

9/10/2019
Financial fraud isn't new, and the extent of the crime can vary significantly…Most cases have at least one person, but often a group of fraudsters.

Duration:00:54:02

Encore: What Makes Finance 'Intelligent' ?

8/6/2019
The buzz: “Contrary to popular imagination, the finance world of the future will not be manned by a robot army. It will, instead, comprise of a team of trusted advisors in the organization utilizing advanced tech" (David Chase). Finance leaders now understand that intelligent applications like artificial intelligence, machine learning, the Internet of Things and predictive analytics can help them improve business processes.

Duration:00:54:57

Financial Hide and Seek: Uncovering Hidden Profit and Costs!

7/9/2019
The buzz: “Profitability is very important to us or we wouldn't be in this business” Jeff Bezos. Attention CFOs: You may think you have a grasp of true profitability, but your insights may be incomplete.

Duration:00:53:43

CyberRisk: Keeping Your CFO Awake At Night!

6/4/2019
Remember the 2017 Equifax data breach that affected millions of credit card users? Graeme Payne, Equifax SVP and CIO, was held responsible and fired.

Duration:00:54:39

Bright Future of FPandA: Leading the Enterprise

4/9/2019
The Intelligent Enterprise enables Finance to access data from all parts of the organization and to readily combine relevant financial data with operational data to make better decisions.

Duration:00:54:26

Automating Finance Operations: Value-Added Tax Reporting

3/12/2019
What’s keeping CFOs up at night? In 80 percent of countries, federal tax authorities use electronic data extraction to perform tax audits.

Duration:00:54:13

Get Smart! Creating An Intelligent Finance Organization

2/12/2019
What’s keeping CFOs awake at night? They need to oversee day-to-day operations amid changing market dynamics while guiding the business strategically to drive innovation and growth.

Duration:00:51:12

Predictions 2019: Finance, Collaborative Planning, and Risk

1/22/2019
Similar to personal New Year’s resolutions, businesses are kicking off 2019 with new goals including corporate responsibility and diversity. How to get there?

Duration:00:56:17

Strategic Finance Magic Sauce: Change Management and Communication

9/25/2018
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
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
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
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