6 Best Practices for Continuous Planning


Whether you call it ‘forecasting’ or ‘planning’, the key is to enable a continuous process that delivers real-time, up-to-date information to drive effective business decisions. In this webinar, we will review interview results from senior finance professionals around the world who have indicated the top six best practices associated with continuous planning success. We will also hear how the Director of Corporate Finance from Acxiom transformed their CFO office with the application of these practices.


Key Learnings:

  • How to apply these best practices in a real-world environment
  • The importance of a rolling forecast, and what it truly means to you
  • What role digital transformation plays in continuous planning
  • Identifying and overcoming challenges 

Aatif Aquil
Director, Corporate Finance, EPM & BI
Acxiom

Aatif is Director of Corporate Finance for Acxiom. He has over 12 years experience as a Corporate FP&A leader with expertise in complex, global, and public organizations, and is known for being a financial transformation veteran with Planning & BI solutions expertise. Aatif has vast experience leading various EPM solution implementations on multiple platforms.

Susan Beyer
Learning Services Manager
Longview

Twenty-five years of experience focused on Corporate Performance Management to manage and support clients of all sizes and industries through Fortune 100. Major emphasis has been on the implementation of multidimensional Corporate Performance Management (CPM) software applications/databases including statutory consolidation, strategic planning, forecasting and management reporting and analysis. This has included extensive customer-facing experience in sales, pre-sales, implementation and training roles providing high customer satisfaction with both functional deliverables and on-time and on-budget project performance.


Delivery method: Group internet based
Program Level: Overview
CPE Credits: 1

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