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What Makes Someone A Great Finance Business Partner?

The role of the accountant has changed a lot in the almost 41 years since I had my first job in accounting. Back then there wasn’t the same variety of roles. And Finance Business Partnering wasn’t on the radar. Now, it’s becoming more and more common. So what makes someone a great finance business partner? Here’s my thoughts. Technically competent My choice […]

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10 Ways To Be A More Effective Business Partner

The role of the accountant is changing.  As more and more technology becomes available, a lot of what might have been considered traditional accounting work is now being automated. As a result, many accountants are taking on roles as business partners.  Some will relish the opportunity.  For others it might be more of a challenge. What we, […]

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How To Make A Bigger Impact As A Finance Business Partner

Technology, automation and the demands facing business are all impacting on the role of accountants in business. Increasingly management accountants in industry, commerce and the public sector are being asked towards finance business partnering. In essence to spending less time recording and reporting and more time creating, adding and protecting value. Some accountants are really embracing the opportunity.  […]

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