Mon.Nov 28, 2022

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Auto, manufacturing could be next in line for layoffs, IMA CFO says

CFO Dive

Between rising interest rates and global supply chain issues, the manufacturing and automobile industries may be next in line for workforce cuts

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101 Ways Financial Advisors Can Add Value For Their Clients

CFO News Room

Executive Summary. Traditionally, investment planning has been at the forefront of how financial advisors add value for their clients.

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Five new rules for CFO success

CFO Dive

“Growth” means different things to different CFOs and different companies, but the one constant is about finding a way to not only protect the business and protect the finances but to also figure out what it looks like to help the business expand

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I, Travel: In Wonder at the Achievements of a Free Society

CFO News Room

Every time I travel, I’m overwhelmed by the mind-boggling complexity of the endeavor and the fact that no one is in charge. Travel consists of enterprises with a lot of conscious coordination, but no single mind plans (or even could plan) the entire system.

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Rethinking Growth: The Fight to Become and Stay Profitable

Speaker: Aleksey Krylov, CFA - Chief Financial Officer at CytoImmune Therapeutics

Join Aleksey Krylov, corporate finance expert and CFO at CytoImmune Therapeutics, for an insightful overview of working capital management and managing profitability.

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In praise of the good CFO

CFO Dive

With the holiday season kicking off, it seems a good time to remember the CFOs who are fighting to do the right thing behind closed conference room doors

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ESG score hurts credit rating for 20% of organizations: Moody’s

CFO Dive

More than half of organizations that issue speculative-grade debt faced a negative impact on their credit rating after a sustainability assessment

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How a Fight at Home Impacts Your Workday

CFO News Room

Past research has confirmed that negative interactions at work hurt employees’ well-being and productivity, but the time spent at work is only one part of an employee’s day. The authors’ recent research affirms that conflicts at home also negatively affect our energy and emotions throughout the workday and also shows that many employees react to their bad home experiences in a surprising way: by offering help to their colleagues.

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CFOs must sharpen storytelling skills for boards

CFO Dive

CFOs must take on the role of storyteller when communicating with their boards as their focus shifts from growth and towards long-term sustainability in a pre-recession environment

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Layoffs Create Pitfalls for Finance Executives Looking to Cut Costs

CFO News Room

As some U.S. companies are turning to job cuts to reduce costs, chief financial officers and other executives are navigating a host of potential stumbling blocks. While jobless claims are still historically low , U.S.-based based employers announced 33,843 job cuts in October, up 13% from September and up 48% from a year earlier, according to outplacement and executive coaching firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas Inc.

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Book of Secrets for the Month-End Close

Developing a consistent month-end close doesn’t need to be a mystery. We’re sharing our top 10 secrets (plus one bonus!) for streamlining your close.

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Capture more spend and increase your corporate card rebate

CFO Dive

As financial leaders seek ways to drive revenue, they should consider shifting more spend to their corporate credit card program

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EU Gets Tough on China as US Steals European Industry

CFO News Room

By Conor Gallagher. European leaders have finally woken up to the fact that Washington is benefitting at their expense with the US/NATO proxy war against Russia in Ukraine. Despite their economies being harmed by Washington, the EU continues to take a much tougher stance against Beijing. NATO leaders are set to meet Nov. 29-30 in Bucharest and will discuss ways to “reduce dependency” on China.

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Coincident State Indexes (October 2022)

The Big Picture

Source: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. The Coincident State Indexes for October 2022 snuck out last week right before Thanksgiving. You might have missed it during the holiday week, but it’s worth reviewing.

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How will the space economy change the world?

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Space is no longer the sole domain of governments and aerospace and defense companies. Businesses that pursue emerging opportunities now may gain a first-mover advantage. Aerospace & Defense Insights Aerospace High Tech & Internet Telecommunications

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10 Ways to Keep Your Hourly Employees

Getting and keeping hourly workers is no longer as simple as offering them more cash. Employees have options. But this guide from Paycor will help you put your best foot forward to recruit, retain, and develop hourly workers so you can remain competitive.

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Come meet us in Houston!

The Reformed Broker

Hey guys, hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving. Five day weekends are rare, hope yours was relaxing and fun. I’ll be in Houston for three days next week – my first time ever in that city!

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Your Inventory Value Report

CFO Simplified

If you’re like most business owners, you probably don’t give much thought to your inventory value report. After all, what’s the big deal? It’s just a bunch of numbers, right? Wrong. Your inventory value report is actually one of the most important financial documents you have.

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101 Ways Advisors Can Add Value And Attract Their Ideal Clients

Nerd's Eye View

Traditionally, investment planning has been at the forefront of how financial advisors add value for their clients.

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Employee Retention Credit – Do You Qualify?

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The Employee Retention Credit (ERC) is a stimulus government aid program established by the CARES Act. It is a refundable tax credit – a grant, not a loan – that businesses can claim, and can recoup up to $26,000 per employee. Who is the ERC Program For?

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The CFO Playbook: How to Decrease Costs & Increase Engagement

Learn how to reduce costs while simultaneously increasing employee morale.

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101 Things That Advisors Actually DO To Add Value (Beyond Just Allocating A Portfolio)

Nerd's Eye View

Traditionally, investment planning has been at the forefront of how financial advisors add value for their clients.

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Rich Yamarone CUNY Scholarship

The Big Picture

5 years ago, a dear friend unexpectedly passed away. Once his crew recovered from our initial shock, we decided to establish the Richard Yamarone Memorial Scholarship in Economics at Brooklyn College.* The driving force behind the scholarship was TBP Invictus.

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The Committed Innovator: What has made Israel an innovation hub?

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Two leaders within the world’s third-largest start-up ecosystem discuss how the tiny Middle Eastern country grows and supports a culture of innovation. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Growth Innovation

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Can Gautam Adani win India with an app?

CFO News

If the regional outlook is challenging, evidence from India isn’t very encouraging, either. E-commerce is undoubtedly a success, with Walmart Inc.’s s Flipkart and Amazon.com Inc.’s

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Register Now: Sneak Peek Into Close Automation SkyStem Web Demo

Join us as we present a "sneak peek" recorded demo of SkyStem's month-end close solution – ART. In under four weeks, your team can start reaping the benefits of month-end close automation by speeding up the month-end close and better managing your remote teams.

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Projecting the global value of cloud: $3 trillion is up for grabs for companies that go beyond adoption

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

New research reveals where value in the cloud lies—and details scenarios that highlight that cloud adoption alone isn’t enough. Digital Insights Cloud computing Digital strategy and organization Growth

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PodChats for FutureCFO: Imperatives of a modern CFO's office

Future CFO

Challenging may be the appropriate word to document the environment that will greet businesses in 2023.

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The link between climate and national security

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Former Netherlands chief of defense Tom Middendorp, the “climate general,” discusses efforts to decarbonize defense forces and the security risks that could be heightened by climate change. Aerospace & Defense Insights Aerospace Defense & security Sustainability

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Risk mgmt important in a recession, CFOs should continue investing: Mukesh Butani

CFO News

Even in times of slowdown, think like an entrepreneur and don't be overcautious, invest and invest sensibly is the advice of the Founder of BMR Legal for finance honchos

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Happily Ever After: Core Guiding Principles to Achieving a Fairy Tale Month-End Close

Happily Ever After doesn’t just happen, except of course, in fairy tales. Hard work alone is not enough for month-end close best practices. It requires discipline, teamwork, and the right tools. All of this is within reach. Discover how your organization can achieve a Happily Ever After close.