Are you getting the most out of your Corporate Performance Management Solution along with NetSuite? If not, now is the time to do so by leveraging Adaptive Insights to gain competitive advantages and make strategic financial decisions.
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5 Steps to Maximize Your NetSuite ERP System

Change is a constant in business. To keep up, everyone must get better at navigating it. And that takes a plan. Today, planning is not just limited to execs or even to finance. It’s fundamental to every type of organization. That includes large enterprises as well as SMBs and nonprofits.… [READ MORE]

Who doesn’t like free? But when it comes to free, there’s always some kind of catch, particularly in the free software industry.
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The Cost of Free Software

Who doesn’t like free? But when it comes to free, there’s always some kind of catch, particularly in the software industry. The idea of getting free software has been compared to getting a free puppy. The analogy goes something like this: One day outside of the grocery store you stumble… [READ MORE]

It’s intern season. Managers throughout Silicon Valley are busy finalizing their decisions about which college students will be the best fit for their summer internship positions. The same is true for us at Adaptive Insights. And we’re especially excited with this year's incoming interns.
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When You Create a Winning Culture, Everybody Wins

It’s intern season. Managers throughout Silicon Valley (and well beyond, of course) are busy finalizing their decisions about which college students will be the best fit for their summer internship positions. The same is true for us at Adaptive Insights. And we’re especially excited to share with our incoming interns… [READ MORE]

Luckily, there are easy ways to improve the accuracy of your cost breakdowns and future cost forecasts. Here are three steps to get you started.
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3 Steps to Improve Forecasting Accuracy

Imagine you’re at a restaurant with friends. You order a small salad, while your companions choose the most expensive items. You would probably ask for separate checks, since splitting the bill evenly would be an inaccurate way to allocate expenses. The same goes for your corporate accounting. You can’t simply… [READ MORE]

For FP&A, financial reporting is a tricky balancing act.
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5 Steps to Better Financial Reporting

For FP&A, financial reporting is a tricky balancing act. If you share too many reports, business leaders may give up reading them all together. In a study by the American Institute of CPAs and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, 32% of C-level executives said more data has made things worse,… [READ MORE]

A modern sales planning environment that allows all your sales leaders to be a part of the planning process, that uses actual data rather than best guesses, that lets you model whatever scenario you can think of, and that puts people at the center of every plan—that’s what CROs like me should be seeking out.
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Don’t Get Stuck on the R in CRO

It’s too easy to focus on the R in CRO, an emerging C-suite acronym for chief revenue officer. Focus on the R, and you’ll think this job is all about maximizing revenue. Yes, that’s a big part of it. But it’s also about taking responsibility for the entire customer life… [READ MORE]

As a finance leader, you’re intimately familiar with your company’s data and KPIs. But guess what? Most of your board members aren’t—and they don’t want or need that level of detail. What do they want? Like your CEO, board members are searching for trusted, strategic deputies who can provide high-level, holistic insight that helps them navigate the swirling currents of today’s business world.
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5 Ways to Wow Your Board of Directors

As a finance leader, you’re intimately familiar with your company’s data and KPIs. But guess what? Most of your board members aren’t—and they don’t want or need that level of detail. What do they want? Like your CEO, board members are searching for trusted, strategic deputies who can provide high-level,… [READ MORE]