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Why Accounting is Important in FP&A
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Why Accounting is Important in FP&A

Accounting is more than financial statements and tax returns- accounting is the study of transactions. Transactions are the primary element in thinking and learning about how companies accumulate wealth, so here are the three areas of accounting that FP&A professionals should know how to incorporate in their work.

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Beyond Excel: Toolset of the World Class FP&A
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Beyond Excel: Toolset of the World Class FP&A

In our world of Finance & Accounting, we provide value by extracting insight and foresight from data. Our tools have changed over time (eg, Abacus, Calculators) to primarily Excel in today’s world. But can Excel do it all?

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Collaborating with Technology
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Collaborating with Technology

While valuable data may exist, team members often lack access to it given that it is stored in different parts of the company, held in different non-comparable formats, or not properly shared. To optimize team efforts, effective collaboration and distribution of valuable data are necessary.

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How You Work vs. How You Should Work
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How You Work vs. How You Should Work

To help you get a clear picture of what DataRails can do we decided to turn to the people who can probably describe it best- our users. We turned to existing customers and asked them to describe work before and after using the platform. We aim to help you understand the experience of working with the system and convey how you can significantly enhance your work, without changing the way you work, with DataRails.

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