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Learning lean finance

Feb 11, 2016
From the Advisory Institute

An article by Bob Cecil, a principal in KPMG's Shared Services and Outsourcing Advisory practice, in FEI Daily


Are concepts such as ‘lean finance’ still relevant in improving economies? The simple reply is ‘yes’, but with a different twist than pure cost reduction to survive an economic downturn. Becoming lean today means being faster to the market, with more agility and with greater insight than the competition.

Learn in this article about the underpinnings of a successful lean finance organization: establishing common end-to-end process, technology, data and organization models.


Read Learning lean finance in FEI Daily



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