It is more than providing data, it requires insights! No matter how efficient and accurate a Finance team is at getting month end, budgeting or reforecasting completed, the true value is in the insights they can provide to the key decision makers (Board, CEO, department heads etc.) of a company.
The book Bean Soup – Beyond Bean Counting – Steps for Lifting a Finance Function Skill Set Towards ‘Adding Value’ provides a framework of interconnected training sessions that provide the stepping stones for lifting a
Finance function skill set towards a ‘value adding’ team. At the very least it is a ‘value check.’ This book takes a Finance team beyond straight Financial Control.