The Financial Workplace of the Future (Deloitte)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. What’s Propelling Financial Services? A recent perspective piece from Deloitte details the ways that financial services organizations are being thrust, in some cases against their will, forward at a blistering pace. It’s not about preparing for innovative disruption anymore; that’s already…

Unlocking the Hidden Potential of Automation (Capgemini)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. Source How do Companies Successfully Automate? It’s no secret that automation is reshaping the way organizations function. Capgemini looked at the factors driving leading companies to aggressively push for automation technologies. The firm…

Roaring Out of Recession (Harvard Business Review)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. Recession-Proofing Your Organization Harvard Business Review studied 4,700 public companies across three global recessions to discover what led to a company’s success following a recession…or its failure. The time period spanned three years…

Painting a Picture with Performance Reporting (SF Magazine)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. Moving from Traditional to Performance Reporting Reporting is like a window, offering a detailed view into how successfully a business is performing. Traditionally, this assessment is driven by profits, losses, and cash flow….

Getting a Better Handle on Compliance and Controls (SF Magazine)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. Clarifying Compliance in Finance In 2002, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) established a compliance baseline aimed at enforcing stricter compliance regulations regarding financial services. Since that time, businesses have prioritized staying ahead of the…

Growth in the Machine (Capgemini)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. Raising the Intelligence of Automation Intelligent automation offers a litany of benefits, including employee efficiency, cost reduction, and improved productivity. But what exactly does it mean for automation to be intelligent? Capgemini defines…

Digital Finance: Beyond the Hype (Accenture)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. Differences in Digital – RPA, AI, and Analytics Robotics Process Automation (RPA), artificial intelligence (AI), analytics, digital solutions…after a while, it all starts to sound like one big buzz word. It’s no surprise…

Upskilling Your People for the Age of the Machine (Capgemini)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. What Exactly is Upskilling Anyway? Capgemini defines upskilling as large-scale programs designed to train and develop a workforce to deal with automation-driven change. As part of an organizational research initiative, the consulting corporation surveyed…

Talent, Technology, and Transformation (Deloitte)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. Defining the Future of Finance Insights from a Deloitte survey shed light on how finance executives across the world think emerging trends might shape the future. In the report, Deloitte broke these executives…