Top Tips for Managers to lead World Class Finance Teams

As 2020 draws to a close and remote working  continues for most organisations, we cover useful tips that will help financial services leaders to manage their teams with empathy and effectiveness. Online Buddy System  Ask members of your team to pair up with someone else… Read More »

World Class leadership, management skills for finance professionals

Technical skills are a given for finance professionals, whether you work in an accounting or financial services firm, or in industry. It is essential for finance professionals to communicate effectively, drive greater operational efficiency and build critical management. Developing leadership skills to help you, your… Read More »

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The Future of Finance: Finance Transformation

We are in a world where businesses need to constantly evolve and adapt to meet customer needs to remain competitive. With changing business models and financial needs, it is more important than ever for finance teams to transform and drive value for their organisations. As… Read More »

Data Analytics v/s Data Analysis: Two sides of the same coin?

Data Analysis and Data Analytics are often used as synonyms. These are treated as identical terms and might seem similar but in reality, they hold different meanings.Data Analysis is a process that largely involves collection, inspection, separation, transformation and examination of data. It is about… Read More »

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Data Analysis : An Introduction

“Data analysis is a process of inspecting, cleansing, transforming and modelling data with the goal of discovering useful information, informing conclusions and supporting decision-making.” Data analysis, in simple terms, means drawing important conclusions after collecting and organising relevant data. The main purpose of data analysis… Read More »

Cybersecurity for Finance and Accounting Professionals

Businesses, irrespective of their size are at a continuous risk of cyberattacks. In particular, organisations and individuals in the financial sector are prominent targets of cyberattacks. Cybercriminals often hack websites, credit card numbers, bank account information and tamper ATMs for customers’ personal identification number. Such… Read More »

Cybersecurity and its importance in the business

In today’s world, our reliance on technology such as computers, internet, wi-fi, bluetooth, smartphones, and other electronic systems and networks is significant. However, the use of technology comes with cybersecurity issues. Why is cybersecurity important? $6 trillion estimated cost of cybercrime in 2021 25,575 average… Read More »

Benefits of Blockchain Technology in Finance and Accounting

Blockchain is a sophisticated ledger system. The Financial Times defines blockchain as “a shared digital ledger that allows transactions to be recorded and verified electronically over a network of computers without a central ledger. Cryptography is used to protect the data from fraud or hackers”.The… Read More »