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Board Reporting During COVID-19

Business continuity and crisis management plans commonly prepare organisations for a one-off event. But few organizations, if at all, were prepared for a threat like COVID-19 that could potentially play out over months or longer.

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Risk Mitigation in Uncertain Times

The emergence of COVID-19 went beyond the wildest imaginations of risk assessors. Busy forecasting against the “traditional business” threats, it did not occur to most people that a virus could disrupt, and even halt, major world economic sectors.

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What-If Scenario Analyses More Important Now Than Ever

Finance holds the key to crisis response agility with modern analytics tools such as DataRails that enable flexible and informed decision making. It is crucial that the management team consistently review, reassess, and- where required- reset, their action plan to ensure they remain relevant and focused on the right areas to remain viable.

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Keeping Up With Tech: The New Normal For Corporate Finance

While the finance department leads the direction of an organization, the function hasn’t seen much change over the years. Teams today rely heavily on Excel, just as they did some twenty years ago. Instead of leveraging the power of the large datasets available today, data analysis and business insights still depend on individual knowledge.

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Why SOC 2 Compliance Matters

As companies continue to aggregate larger and larger volumes of data, data security becomes of greater and greater significance. This is where SOC 2 compliance comes in.

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Demystifying AI: Artificial vs. Augmented Intelligence

This idea of collaboration starkly contradicts the ever popular conception of machine takeover, a vision that is the source of much misplaced fear. The matter of fact is that augmented intelligence is a much more realistic representation of what is to come, and even of what is already here.

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