40 posts categorised "Business transformation"
Mar 22, 2021 Why finance teams should embrace data to drive new business insights What is the role of data-driven insight in enabling finance to be a strategic business partner?
Jan 05, 2021 Time to accelerate: momentum building for Net Zero action The wave of businesses, investors, and governments committing to ambitious net zero targets in 2020, is a promising sign that a shared sense of urgency is emerging.
Jan 05, 2021 Reimagining a modern collaborative workplace for finance In a short space of time, the workplace changed remarkably. What will the finance business partner need to consider when shaping their future workplace?
Dec 16, 2020 The critical questions facing organisations: And why culture is the answer Culture is more powerful than you think. Discover why culture should be positioned at the top of your business agenda.
Dec 16, 2020 Fostering the future: develop creative and digitally savvy accountants for a new finance function Using the right technology, the finance workforce of the future can embrace its creative side to uncover novel solutions and opportunities for the business.
Dec 09, 2020 The technology-led transformation driving a more strategic role for finance As the pandemic accelerates the adoption of technology, finance has an opportunity to become a more forward-looking business partner.
Dec 07, 2020 Don't let digital enablement and 'quick fixes' derail long-term transformation With the rapid growth of the digital world in the wake of COVID-19, it's no longer enough to be digitally-enabled; businesses must be digitally transformed.
Sep 24, 2020 From profit to purpose: Changing the way finance measures value and performance In addition to core financial and accounting responsibilities, finance needs to recognise the role other forms of capital play in ensuring success.
Sep 21, 2020 The finance workforce is transforming. Here is where to focus to keep pace. Finance functions need to develop a workforce strategy to address a change in finance transformation. Read about four lenses to focus on to keep you on track.
Aug 27, 2020 How will the power of your people drive your digital transformation? COVID-19 accelerated the need within financial services to embrace digital transformation. How will the power of your people drive your digital transformation?
May 19, 2020 How CFOs can bounce back from COVID-19 with the finance organisation they always wanted... CFOs and their finance organisations have been focused on limiting the immediate impacts of COVID-19. We see a response to COVID-19 that will follow three successive phases - mobilise, stabilise and strategise.
May 01, 2020 Keeping your controls reporting active under COVID-19 How does a service organisation keep its processes and controls operating under COVID-19? PwC’s Krishna Iyer explores five key things service providers should consider when delivering their services during a crisis.
Mar 17, 2020 Going Negative Is it time for banks to evolve their strategies for a world in which rates are consistently at - or below - zero?
Mar 09, 2020 S/4 HANA by 2027? A golden opportunity to target true business transformation SAP is pushing back the deadline for ending their maintenance and support for existing ECC systems from 2025 to 2027. Through this blog, there are three things everyone should act upon.
Mar 02, 2020 Don’t call CEO cost cutting plans ‘negative’ or ‘defensive’ It's time to move on from the simplistic assessment of cost-cutting as a purely defensive measure in challenging times. Zubin Randeria explains why it should be part of how all companies go about achieving their strategic goals.
Dec 16, 2019 Scanning the future: how aerospace and defence companies can tackle the "big tech" threat Recently Jeff Bezos, chief executive of Amazon, warned that if “big tech” turned its back on national defence, the United States would lose out. Big tech’s push into A&D is certainly not without controversy; some projects have met with resistance from employees. But it remains that incumbent A&D players have a challenge on their hands.
Nov 22, 2019 How the UK can raise its game to compete in the space race The 50th anniversary of the moon landings, marked by NASA in July, prompted not only a global wave of pride over what was a stellar human achievement. It also got us thinking about another big step for humankind in space: innovation in aerospace and defence, and the UK’s role in it.
Jun 18, 2019 The seven Ps of marketing modernisation A recent report from Gartner identified the need for CMOs to build a more agile marketing organisation and the seven practices that make it possible.
Jun 04, 2019 How to really realise the benefits of moving to the cloud Several thousand organisations have now moved their back-office Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system into the Cloud. Reggie Kelley, Director in PwC’s Technology Risk practice, uses real-world examples to identify potential benefits and challenges for enterprises making this strategic move.
May 30, 2019 Why your IT audit plan should include a specialist CRM system review High business risks build a strong case for a specialist IT audit review.
Mar 07, 2019 The power of co-creation in solving important problems By Matt Handley, Facilitator at The Difference, PwC. A look at how collaboration in organisations can address the complexity of their challenges and empower their people.
Feb 22, 2019 Do you really have the change capability to transform? Matt Wimpenny explores why it's only a matter of time before more and more organisations understand the value they can get from a change management maturity assessment.
Jan 31, 2019 Could better design be the answer to successful transformation? Tom Adams, Experience Centre Leader PwC UK, explains how taking ‘design thinking and design doing’ approach is vital to the success of any business transformation. Learn more about the approach and how it leads to success here http://bit.ly/2sSg6AP #ExperienceCentreUK #businesstransformation.
Dec 06, 2018 Get to the front line to work out the critical few behaviours that transform culture We set out five ways organisations can address the culture gap that prevents them from transforming successfully, using insights from our global Strategy& survey and our own first-hand experience.
Nov 01, 2018 Staging a transformation, and trusting the executive team By David Lancefield, Partner in PwC's Strategy&. Dame Moya Greene, DBE, former Chief Executive of Royal Mail talks about approaching complex transformations, drawing on her own experience involving multiple different stakeholders such as unions, government and regulators. She also talks about the role of non-executives.