There is now increasing recognition that value creation needs to be considered much more broadly to reflect both tangible and intangible assets.
Columbia Business School associate professor Rita Gunther McGrath says that she thinks we are at the end of the world as we know it—at least in terms of our thinking about sustainable competitive advantage.
In a recent article Building the Healthy Corporation, McKinsey highlights the challenges that companies face in striking the balance between short-term results and long-term performance.
CGMA research has shown that 84% of finance professionals think Big Data and analytics will change how they work over the next five years.
The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) has launched its much heralded Integrated Reporting Framework, developed from over 350 responses from every region in the world.
The concept of ‘value’ has been much debated in the CIMA office – our recent CGMA business models report looked at some of the different ways in which businesses create and drive value.
A recent survey report by E&Y indicates that stronger business partnering between CFOs and supply chain leaders results in better financial performance.
In a recent presentation at the AICPA’s Global Manufacturing Conference, Daimon Geopfert showed how easy it can be to break into a corporate entity’s computer system.
If you have been wondering when to “Hadoop” or whether “analytics” is a new programme you should learn, you are not alone. Oh, and how is “in-memory processing” different to normal memory processing?
Data has become the new buzzword in business and has been described as a strategic “core asset”, with the potential to change business models and create new products and services.