Category Archives: Financial Analysis

Do Mistakes Equal Failure?

As a child, if you spill something on the floor, your mother shakes her head in frustration. In school, when you make a lot of mistakes on a test, you receive a low grade. When you accidentally reverse too carelessly in your car, inadvertently bumping into a shiny new Mercedes, you earn your insurance company […]

The Future of Finance: Dare to Be Bold

In this quickly changing era, it can be difficult for companies to look ahead as many simply struggle to keep pace with the rapid transformation. Accountants and CFOs make changes based on current knowledge of their financial environment. These decisions often rely on lagging indicators. Rather than create value, most financial professionals compute and measure […]

The Many Roads to Profit

Making a profit: It’s one of the primary goals of most businesses, if not the primary goal. But even for corporate giants, profits fluctuate, and for varying reasons. Is there a way you can gain more control over your earnings? Honeywell saw a 17-percent increase in first-quarter profits in their performance materials and technologies division; […]