5 Business Productivity Killers—and How to Slay Them

January 2019

If you feel that business is harder today, you’re not alone. In addition to rising regulatory obligations and relentless technological change, the ability to attract and retain top talent has never been more difficult. To compete and thrive in this environment, businesses need to optimize their finance and accounting practices, and that means tackling challenges that lurk in nearly every enterprise.
 
Check out the top five productivity killers that plague many finance and accounting departments—and how to fix them.
   
Productiity-Killers_insights-assets6.png Failure to Delegate
Make sure you have the right team in place
   
Productiity-Killers_insights-assets7.png Viewing Financial Data Through a Reactive Lens
Stop reacting and get “real” (time)
   
Productiity-Killers_insights-assets8.png Not Harnessing Analytics and the Cloud
Don’t let inertia put you at a competitive disadvantage
   
Productiity-Killers_insights-assets9.png Overlooking Existing Capabilities
Know what you don’t know” about your existing tools
   
Productiity-Killers_insights-assets10.png Not Documenting Processes
Create processes that pull it all together
 

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Kelly Johnson
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  Deborah Defer
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Sarah Sullivan
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