Category: Management

Automating the finance function

Author: webeditor

The Future CFO by Jeremy Swinfen Green Automating the finance function In an edited extract from Digital Governance (Routledge, 2020), Jeremy Swinfen Green explains why CFOs should embrace digital transformation for their own teams.   Automation, as part of a digital transformation... Read more

The American View: Don’t Tell Me to Bounce Back

Author: Keil Hubert

The global pandemic is stressing most people out. That’s normal. We’re living in difficult times. The next time someone admonishes you to deal with that stress by simply ‘becoming more resilient,’ throw an egg at them as hard as you... Read more

Barings Bank 25 years on: an interview with Nick Leeson

Author: webeditor

On 26th February 1995, a trading loss of £827m accumulated in secret by the original ‘rogue trader’ Nick Leeson, brought the world’s second oldest merchant bank crashing to its knees. Many rogue trading cases have made the headlines in the... Read more

The American View: Literally Dispirited

Author: Keil Hubert

Security professionals tend to hold ourselves to impossible standards, demoralizing ourselves and negatively impacting our work. There are logical reasons for this that we need to recognize, because our work is meaningful (even if we never score a book deal).... Read more

The American View: The Invisible Manager

Author: Keil Hubert

There are bad bosses. There are weak bosses. Most to be feared, through, are the sadistic bosses. This year’s remake of the classic monster movie The Invisible Man resonates with audiences because of how much its villain resembles the kind... Read more

COVID-19 and Operational Resilience

Author: webeditor

Carrie Cook of RiskBusiness describes their new report on COVID-19 and operational resilience. The global situation surrounding COVID-19 is evolving at a rate none of us could have imagined. But it’s important to remember that though the circumstances we find... Read more

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