Make Accurate Business Decisions with SAS CPM

Accurate business decisions, especially forecasting, require accurate data reporting. That is, data reporting that’s not open to interpretation filtered through intuition, because that’s where mistakes occur – if it doesn’t feel right, it must not be right. This...

Beyond SOX Compliance: Unexpected Benefits

The risk mitigation factors of being SOX compliant are obvious, but what are the other benefits of having a controlled internal process? The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) was formed in response to multiple worldwide corporate financial scandals. Financial...
Financial Highlights of the Week

Financial Highlights of the Week

  New How-To Book Puts SAS® Visual Analytics in Focus This accessible, full-color guide to SAS Visual Analytics is perfect for both novice and experienced users looking to learn the latest functionality of SAS Visual Analytics on SAS 9.4 and SAS® Viya™. Read More...
Why you need to get analysts back to analyzing!

Why you need to get analysts back to analyzing!

Everybody knows they need a finance department, but rarely do organizations pay much mind to what the finance department needs. Ask yourself, what does your finance department do? Many would answer “Controlling expenses, like bills and payroll” or “Managing our...
The Inaccuracies of Conventional Costing

The Inaccuracies of Conventional Costing

Download Infographic Activity-based costing is a method of measuring the cost and performance of activities, products and customers. It is increasingly being seen as a more accurate method of costing than conventional costing systems, which are being superseded by the...