The efficiency and cost saving potential from shared services has become important to the futures of both public and private entities. However, the transition to shared services can be a complex process, involving cultural change. This paper studies six approaches to successful shared services.
Company: Advanced Business Solutions | Published: 14 June 2013 | Business Area: Mergers and Aquisitions
Some corporate accountants prefer to keep the task of accounts production at arm’s length, fearing the added workload, especially when resources are already stretched. This whitepaper explains how, with the right technology and support, producing statutory accounts can be a straightforward task.
Company: IRIS Accountancy Solutions | Published: 22 May 2013 | Business Area: Finance and Accounting
Aberdeen surveyed 200 companies to understand how their financial executives support their international expansion activities. The study revealed that CFOs strive to maintain real-time visibility to financial data and information through a mix of process innovation and technology implementation.
Company: Prophix Software | Published: 22 May 2013 | Business Area: Strategy
Change is a necessary evil for professional service firms who want to keep pace with evolving client demands, technology advances and the global competitive environment. In this white paper, Deltek delivers tangible advice and practical does and don’ts for implementing Change Management.
Company: Deltek | Published: 15 April 2013 | Business Area: Planning
Your website is the public face of your practice. It’s as important as the shop window is to a shop keeper. Geared towards accountancy professionals, this whitepaper looks at how businesses can improve their website and marketing activities to win new clients.
Company: IRIS Accountancy Solutions | Published: 14 March 2013 | Business Area: Marketing Your Practice
Over half of UK consumers own a smartphone – enabling shoppers to research products and make payments at their own convenience. This whitepaper evaluates how businesses can take an optimised approach to enhance customers’ online experience and build greater loyalty in today’s multi-channel world... view abstract
Company: Chase Paymentech | Published: 18 February 2013 | Business Area: Technology Trends
The UK Financial Services industry is coming under increasing pressure to restructure from a number of different directions, including legislative and regulatory requirements. This paper addresses how to combat these challenges, by aligning their impact with organisations' strategic objectives.
Company: IBM | Published: 01 February 2013 | Business Area: Strategy
Managing a professional services firm means continually seeking ways to increase revenues and profitability by applying effective pricing strategies. However, many firms do not re-evaluate their pricing strategy regularly to ensure it reflects business goals for growth.
Company: Deltek | Published: 25 January 2013 | Business Area: Business Performance Management
Professional Services organisations share one very important and unique trait: their people are their most valuable resource. Unfortunately, this asset can also be the most costly. This paper discusses how your firm can "do more for less" simply by aligning resources and streamlining processes.
Company: Deltek | Published: 23 January 2013 | Business Area: Business Performance Management
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