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…

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)

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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…

The CFO in High Tech (Accenture)

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The Role of the CFO and Finance Function in a 4.0 World (Ernst and Young)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. Disruption: Friend or Foe? Pulling data from various surveys with finance executives, a recent Ernst and Young report sheds light on Finance 4.0, and what it means for finance professionals. The major takeaways…

Harness T&E Expense Automation to Deliver Strategic Value (AccountEX)

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CFO Signals: What North America’s Top Finance Executives are Thinking – and Doing (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. CFO Concerns are Spearheaded by Trade, Tariffs, and Yes…Talent Deloitte released the results of its quarterly North American CFO survey, exploring insights into business environment, company priorities and expectations, finance priorities, and CFOs’ personal priorities….

Bots, Algorithms, and the Future of the Finance Function (McKinsey & Company)

The Joy of Finance curates and summarizes the best finance and operations content for busy folks. You can sign-up for the newsletter here. Automation and Disruption in Finance is Real To ease the burden of digital transformation, CFOs are rethinking and reshaping their finance teams to accommodate current and incoming technology.  To accomplish this, they are…