FP&A Expert Tony Acosta
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Sharing FP&A Best Practices in a Live, Open Forum

There’s a quiet revolution occurring in FP&A. Finance professionals are ditching their back-office stereotypes. They are collaborating more, generating faster, more relevant insights, and playing a more visible role to develop strategy and deliver better results. And they are asking questions—plenty of them—as they work to learn and develop best… [READ MORE]

the top 10 FP&A stories in 2017
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10 Must-Read FP&A Stories from 2017

Last week, we posted our Top Ten Most Popular Blogs of 2017. Today, we present our choices for the top 10 FP&A stories published by 3rd party outlets. From the growing move toward making finance a strategic business partner to the challenges of addressing new revenue recognition standards, FP&A managers and… [READ MORE]

To help answer those questions, we’re rounding up the most popular posts on the Adaptive Insights blog from 2017 (in no particular order). Think of it as your cheat sheet to winning the year ahead.
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Our Top 10 Most Popular Blogs of 2017

2017 was a busy year for the Adaptive Insights blog. From the latest news, trends, and best practices to lessons learned from everyday FP&A people, we covered a lot of ground in our goal to provide unique perspectives on the modern finance function. But before we open our arms to… [READ MORE]

Here are five ways to take a fresh look at your business budgeting and planning processes this year, showcased in a popular webinar we presented.
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Five Steps to Refresh Your Budgeting Process in 2018

Disruption is a popular buzzword, and it shows no signs of slowing down in 2018. No matter how long companies have been in business, many claim that their technology, platform, or business will completely disrupt whatever industry it’s in. That’s all well and good. But what most organizations should disrupt… [READ MORE]

Many finance departments, however, were not built with scalable business processes in mind. Relying on spreadsheets and manual processes, they can only collect and aggregate data.
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Where Does FP&A Fit Within a Scalable Business Model?

Growth is expected in every business. But today’s investors, boards of directors, and CEOs are no longer satisfied with regular growth. They want scale. Many finance departments, however, were not built with scalable business processes in mind. Relying on spreadsheets and manual processes, they can only collect and aggregate data.… [READ MORE]

Data visualization; But by visualizing financial data, you can quickly and easily present the numbers in a way that tells the story behind them.
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3 Steps to See What the Data Is Telling You in 2018

If a picture is worth a thousand words, what is one chart worth? For some CFOs, as they head into 2018, the answer is potentially millions in revenue, increased influence in the boardroom, and a fast track to the CEO position. Here’s why: Finance teams are being tasked with processing—and… [READ MORE]

In a recent webinar, we identified five best practices and steps to launch rolling forecasts successfully at your organization.
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5 Steps to Rolling Forecast Success and Best Practices

Companies often spend weeks or months developing an annual plan or budget, but by the time they’re finished, the market has changed and the budget has become obsolete. There’s a better way: rolling forecasts. What is a Rolling Forecast? Instead of being once-a-year exercises, rolling forecasts happen on a regular… [READ MORE]