Finance unleashed : leveraging the CFO for innovation / by Magnus Lind and Kelly BarnerPublisher: London, U.K. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018Description: xxv, 178 p. : ill. 24 cm.ISBN: 9783319663692.Subject(s): CFOs | Chief financial officers | Organisational effectiveness | Change management | Innovation | Success | LeadershipOnline resources: Download as an eBook
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|Book||Australia||210 LIN 2018 (Browse shelf)||Issued||05/03/2018|
|EBook||International||EBL Ebook (Browse shelf)||Link to resource||eBook||Available as an ebook here|
|Book||New Zealand||210 FIN (Browse shelf)||Issued||02/03/2018|
BACKGROUND: Three critical changes to the role of CFO -- Finance taking a customer-centric view -- Take a process flow perspective -- Allow the whole supply chain to innovate -- The CFO as the driver of new business. PERSPECTIVES: Visions for the financial supply chain -- The innovator CFO -- Nudging the financial supply chain -- Leadership is not enough -- Let them eat cake -- Building competitive advantage by connecting the physical and financial chains - a study of UPS and DHL. Back to the future -- The whole chain or separate links? -- Leadership is leveraging the full output of your people -- Financial and operational measurements. IMPLICATIONS: The context -- Seizing the opportunity -- Finance unleashed - a practical model. APPENDICES: How CFOs prepare for tomorrow -- How treasury supports the business.
Interviews business leaders to present a vision of growth, innovation and competitive success for financial organisations. Presents a practical model to assist executive teams to redesign and refocus for change, with a focus on the CFO.