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Mastering the Complexity of Revenue...

For many finance professionals, revenue management is among the top challenges today. With its combination of loosely defined regulations, evolving standards—such as the new revenue recognition rules under Accounting Standards Codification...

The Nonprofit CFO’s Survival Guide: A...

The fact is, it’s never easy to be a CFO. Regardless of the organization, every CFO faces both common and unique challenges and pressures. However, in many ways, financial leaders at nonprofits must address even greater difficulties than...

Outcome Metrics: Measuring What Matters in...

Amid increasing demand for transparency and accountability, today’s nonprofits are seeking ways to both produce and to demonstrate successful outcomes. Heightened expectations and heightened scrutiny come from several sources—including ever...

The Roi Of Cloud-based Financial Applications

This Research Note is designed as a guide to help companies building a business case for cloud-based financial management applications identify and prioritize benefits, quantify those benefits credibly, and develop a business case not just to...

Economics of Cloud Financial Software

Software purchases are generally expensive and critical to the continued operation of your business. Careful investigation of the options your company has is not only prudent, it could save your firm considerable money. There are many kinds of...

Life After QuickBooks: Why It’s Time to...

For many small and mid-sized businesses, Intuit QuickBooks is the preferred choice for financial software in the organization’s early days—and for solid reasons. QuickBooks is well-known and easy to use, and it offers the basic...