Helping corporate accountants from the CFOs to the management accountant implement better practices that will make a difference to their finance team's performance, Winning CFOs shows corporate accountants how to create permanent improvements in their organization's processes.
- Provides better practice solutions the author has learned from more than 4,000 finance teams worldwide
- A to Z guidance on how to be an effective CFO
- Includes templates, checklists and implementation programs for process improvement
- Abundance of tools to ensure implementation of better practices
- Tips on how to develop winning leadership traits
Winning CFOs shows corporate accountants how to radically transform their contribution to their organization, enhance their job satisfaction and profile, and leave a legacy of efficiency and effectiveness in every organization for which they work.
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