Business Management

Flexibility Matters in Accurate Planning

Provided by IBM

Category Business Management

Type White Paper

Length 11

Publish Date November 27 2017

Date posted November 27 2017


Achieving accuracy in financial planning, budgeting and forecasting has become increasingly challenging in today’s unpredictable business landscape, leaving organisations struggling to make confident decisions that enable future growth. Emerging technologies have helped some companies improve the flexibility of their financial planning however, if the solutions themselves are not able to support the changing needs of the organisation they won’t ultimately improve forecast accuracy. This white paper explores the top challenges organisations face when it comes to financial planning, budgeting and forecasting and outlines how the top performers ensure financial planning and analysis accuracy.

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