Overview

Discover 21st century technology you should be using to maximise performance.

Participants will receive a comprehensive checklist and an invaluable outline of reliant technology for practical reference. This highly informative and engaging webinar will cover:

  • spreadsheet issues and the rule of 100
  • the top six tools for a 21st-century finance team
  • planning and forecasting tools
  • accounts payable tools
  • reporting tools
  • consolidation and inter-company software
  • collaborative disclosure management software
  • electronic board paper tools
  • maximizing the use of the existing G/L
  • top five lessons when implementing a new system.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this webinar you will be able to:

  • identify common spreadsheet issues and apply the ‘Rule of 100’ to target high risk spreadsheets that should be replaced by more robust systems
  • compare the most popular tools used today for planning and forecasting, accounts payable, and reporting to discover the best product/s that will support your organisation 
  • prepare an implementation plan for a new technology avoiding the common mistakes.

Speaker Details

David Parmenter FCA

David Parmenter FCA (England and Wales) is well known for his thought-provoking and lively presentations. He has been helping finance teams embrace lean practices such as swift month-end and year-end reporting, winning KPIs, 21st-century technology, and decision-based report. David is a multiple author and has spoken in 31 countries around the world. He has written many articles for Accounting and Business magazine and has partnered with ACCA on a number of lean finance webinars.