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Finance Leadership & Development
Professional accountants need to respond to the continually changing expectations of their organizations, the financial markets, and society. In addition, many accountants aspire to finance leadership roles, such as chief financial officer (CFO). As a result, they must fulfill their traditional responsibilities, while increasing their support of strategic and operational decision-making. Through education, life-long learning, and development, they must acquire the right mixture of skills, experiences, and attitudes, including leadership, strategy, business, management, and interpersonal skills. Read More
Provides insights on the changing mandate and impact on the competencies required for finance
This report provides a high level view of some key areas of the transforming finance organization based on global research campaigns over the period 2008 to 2011.
A report based on CIMA and the AICPA global interviews and roundtables to capture the changing requirements in skills, experience, and behaviors needed to progress within finance and into the wider business. The insights from the senior professionals provide a basis for identifying the challenges and opportunities for CGMA designation holders and an action plan that developing management accountants should consider for progression.
Practical guidance to those wanting to progress to the next stage in their careers, and the checklist designed to help you evaluate and plan your career advancement to a leadership or non-technical role.
Transforming the Finance Function for High Performance
March 3, 2012 - Accenture
This report provides guidance on a successful finance transformation program.
This survey-based report features a number of in-depth interviews with CFOs and finance directors and focuses on the changing role, responsibilities, and challenges of CFOs in Greece through difficult times.
ICAEW’s Financial Services Faculty issues paper 'Market failures - market solutions?' explores the actions the financial services sector must take to build long term confidence.
October 17, 2014 - Accounting Today
October 16, 2014 - Institute of Management Accountants
October 14, 2014 - Wall Street Journal
October 3, 2014 - International Accounting Education Standards Board
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