During the Climate Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, 120 world leaders gathered to discuss the urgency of acting on climate change. It became clear that we have a joint responsibility to address climate change to preserve the planet for future generations, with many countries aiming to reduce their carbon footprint significantly before 2030, and to have zero emissions by 2050. The key messages that came from the conference were clear: there is still a lot of work to do, and the time to act is now.Read more >
When I started my first internship in a Finance department in 2005, we actively used Excel for most of our Finance processes. I am amazed that after all these years, Excel is still prevalent as a data source for reporting. Although Excel certainly has its place, a performance management solution is imperative for carrying out complex financial processes, enabling Finance to become a true business partner.