During this free workshop, GrowCFO’s lead professional mentor and experienced CFO Catherine Clark discusses how to confidently deliver your first CFO role. Many people struggle during their first CFO role and suffer from a range of personal challenges that can impact their personality and behaviour. We will discuss some of the biggest challenges that CFOs typically encounter and offer tips to help you overcome them.
Delivering your first CFO role can be a daunting task. The role is unique and will likely be completely different to your previous career experiences. You are responsible for developing and executing the financial strategy of the company, as well as becoming a vital board member and providing critical support to the CEO. It’s important to take the time to understand the challenges you’re facing and put together a plan that will help you succeed, regardless of whether you have already started the role.
During this workshop, GrowCFO’s lead professional mentor and experienced CFO Catherine Clark explores the main reasons why finance teams suffer from a poor reputation and what you can do differently to improve it going forward. This is essential for everybody within your team and impacts on your overall ability to help deliver your company’s business plan.
During this workshop, GrowCFO’s professional mentor Kevin Appleby hosts experienced CFO and finance author Jeremy Rudd to discuss how finance functions can optimize business processes. Finance functions play an important role in business process optimization. They can help by mapping out processes, standardizing them, and applying lean Six Sigma principles to them. In addition, they can help with automating processes and outsourcing activities. All these things can lead to improved efficiency and effectiveness across a business.