Does the thought of revenue planning make you groan more often than grin? Consider the common pain points in this blog and learn how to ease the pain.
3 tips for easier revenue planning

The definition of the word “revenue” has been firm pretty much forever (as the total income produced by a given source or the gross income returned by an investment). Yet revenue planning has been radically transformed recently. Twenty years ago, most businesses built revenue through one-time transactions or with perpetual… [READ MORE]

How do you know if it’s time to upgrade to modern financial tools built for today's businesses? Here are three of the most telling signs.
The top signs you need better planning software

There’s no time like the present to invest in modern technology. The longer you wait, the more entrenched your company will become in clunky tools that are out of touch with today’s business needs. As it relates to financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting, old-world processes can lead to costly errors, leaving the finance team scrambling to fix… [READ MORE]

5 steps for taking a fresh look at your budgeting process in 2018: Learn how to focus on long-term growth and value creation by following these tips.
How to refresh your budgeting process in 5 easy steps

Disruption is a popular buzzword. 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 are their budgeting processes. Here are five ways to refresh… [READ MORE]

Organizations of all sizes are adopting cloud solutions, even in functions like finance that once were hesitant to entrust their data to the cloud.
It was a breakout year for planning

Think back to what the cloud planning market looked like a year ago. Now compare that to what it looks like today. A lot has changed. Consider what happened just this year with three of the leading cloud planning software providers: Adaptive Insights, Anaplan, and Host Analytics all experienced fundamental… [READ MORE]

Want to level up your finance game? The cube sheet is a great place to start. Learn how multidimensional spreadsheets enable superior planning models.
Power Planning with Cube Sheets

If you want to step up your finance game, the cube sheet is a great place to start. Cube sheets are multidimensional spreadsheets that make it easy to create sophisticated planning models. The cube sheet functionality in Adaptive Insights, for example, allows you to easily create and use financial models… [READ MORE]