To curb tax bills, CFOs should think about their companies’ foreign workers and subsidiaries before the end of 2013.
The need to stay ahead or on pace with the competition is driving most companies to go global. But the journey can be bumpy, say CFOs.
Economic uncertainty, the ongoing debt-ceiling fight and the Affordable Care Act are causing CFOs to be cautious — perhaps overly so.
Adding a chief information security officer to the executive-level management ranks can help protect a company from debilitating cyber threats.
Companies between $10 million and $1 billion in revenue expect slower expansion over the next year.
Among the different kinds of cheating, the steepest rise this year was in vendor, supplier and procurement fraud, which jumped 7 percent, a study finds.
Finance chiefs of growth companies need to direct human resources strategy, says a leading consultant.
Especially notable is the disparity in finance-chief versus CEO compensation in several sectors.
For small and midsize businesses, expanding overseas can lead into unfamiliar — and sometimes unfriendly — terrain.
These tested ideas can help organizations overcome inertia and implement their strategies more effectively, says McKinsey & Co.
A temporary solution to the budget battle may not be enough to reverse the ill effects of the federal government shutdown, say finance chiefs.