Financial Planning Management

7 Best Practices in Financial Planning & Analysis

It is no secret that the budgeting process has become time-consuming and inflexible for the modern needs of finance. Not only are finance managers swimming in spreadsheets, every time there...

Stop the Consolidation Close Chaos: Gain Confidence & Efficiencies With Your Monthly Close

Be honest: How long does it take to close your books? 5 days? 2 weeks? Longer?

Remember, like any good program, the first is admitting you have a problem.

Building Your Fantasy Football Team With OneStream

Football season is right around the corner. You can smell the pizza and wings from here. And with pigskin on the horizon, it seems like everyone is building fantasy football teams in hopes...

What You Want vs. What You Need: Does Your Company Know the Difference?

I have a niece and a nephew and like most kids, they have grown up watching Disney films. Recently, my niece decided that The Princess and the Frog was going to be the film playing on...

The Benefits of Enterprise Performance Management

As a long-time corporate professional, my thoughts towards my schedule is a combination of sincere appreciation and healthy skepticism. I remind my colleagues often that if it’s “not on my...

The Road to EPM Success: 5 Key Practices

Over the past two decades, I have learned a lot of lessons around what works and what doesn’t when it comes to implementing an Enterprise & Corporate Performance Management (EPM/CPM)...

On-Premise vs. On Cloud: Weighing the Pros & Cons

Technology is changing fast. What seemed to be an episode of a science fiction just a few years back now is common practice and finds its way into our daily lives.

Last year, I was at KSCOPE

3 Compelling Reasons to Purchase OneStream

I'm going to take a wild guess: your organization has probably experienced change in the last year.

With reorgs, M&As, new products and resource transitions, change is constant. As...

Documentation: How to Save Your Organization Time & Money

I met an industry colleague for coffee a few weeks ago. He was in a tough situation and was looking for guidance.

He’s a VP of Finance and like most senior leaders, hasn’t been in the weeds...