Corporate Finance & Tax http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6620/more en There's Never Been a Better Time to Invest in Your Supply Chain http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/theres-never-been-better-time-invest-your-supply-chain <div class="field-byline"> Tom Wrobleski, Chainalytics </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>These four areas can yield an increase in key metrics that measure the investment returns to the business, such as return on capital employed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/theres-never-been-better-time-invest-your-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/theres-never-been-better-time-invest-your-supply-chain#comments Competitiveness Corporate Finance & Tax Planning & Forecasting Finance Global Economy Supply Chain The Latest Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:55:00 +0000 155881 at http://www.industryweek.com How to Get Finance's Buy-in on Your Digital Strategies http://www.industryweek.com/finance/how-get-finances-buy-your-digital-strategies <div class="field-byline"> Brian Strojny, Insite Software </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Make sure your CFO isn't focusing on short-term profits that will severely compromise your long-term revenues and your digital business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/how-get-finances-buy-your-digital-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/how-get-finances-buy-your-digital-strategies#comments Change Management Corporate Finance & Tax Digital Tools Finance Leadership Technology The Latest Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:30:00 +0000 155351 at http://www.industryweek.com Robert Churchill / Thinkstock Keep Up with Changing Market Conditions with Rolling Forecasts http://www.industryweek.com/finance/keep-changing-market-conditions-rolling-forecasts <div class="field-byline"> Elizabeth Kaigh, APQC </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Dynamic planning and forecasting are vital analytical techniques that can help manufacturers keep pace with changing economic conditions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/keep-changing-market-conditions-rolling-forecasts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/keep-changing-market-conditions-rolling-forecasts#comments Budgeting & Reporting Corporate Finance & Tax Finance The Latest Thu, 04 Dec 2014 21:00:00 +0000 154721 at http://www.industryweek.com Image by shutter_m / Thinkstock CFOs in Logistics Are on the Move http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/cfos-logistics-are-move <div class="field-byline"> Neil Collins and Beau Lambert, Korn Ferry </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>CFOs need to make critical decisions around technology that can improve operations, hedge against supply chain risk and meet new customer demands.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/cfos-logistics-are-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/cfos-logistics-are-move#comments Budgeting & Reporting Corporate Finance & Tax Logistics Transportation Finance Supply Chain The Latest Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:25:00 +0000 153681 at http://www.industryweek.com ChrisGorgio/Thinkstock Economy Will Bounce Back in 2015 if Uncle Sam Doesn't Muck Things Up http://www.industryweek.com/finance/economy-will-bounce-back-2015-if-uncle-sam-doesnt-muck-things <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The U.S. manufacturing sector will be a major driver of economic growth in 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/economy-will-bounce-back-2015-if-uncle-sam-doesnt-muck-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/economy-will-bounce-back-2015-if-uncle-sam-doesnt-muck-things#comments Competitiveness Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Global Economy Gold The Latest Tue, 04 Nov 2014 16:11:00 +0000 152091 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Why Washington Is Clamping Down on Corporate Inversions http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/why-washington-clamping-down-corporate-inversions <div class="field-byline"> Abraham Reshtick and Curtis Beaulieu, Bracewell &amp; Giuliani </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The combination of inversion activity reaching new heights and the Congressional deadlock has caused the Obama Administration to act unilaterally in an effort to make inversions less attractive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/why-washington-clamping-down-corporate-inversions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/why-washington-clamping-down-corporate-inversions#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Regulations Finance Global Economy The Latest Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:50:00 +0000 151821 at http://www.industryweek.com iStock AbbVie Terminates Shire Takeover, Blames New US Treasury Rules http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/abbvie-terminates-shire-takeover-blames-new-us-treasury-rules <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>AbbVie will pay Shire a breakup fee of $1.635 billion for "all losses and damages in connection with this transaction."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/abbvie-terminates-shire-takeover-blames-new-us-treasury-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/abbvie-terminates-shire-takeover-blames-new-us-treasury-rules#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Leadership The Latest Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:08:00 +0000 151201 at http://www.industryweek.com Where Should Supply Management Report in a Manufacturing Organization’s Hierarchy? http://www.industryweek.com/blog/where-should-supply-management-report-manufacturing-organization-s-hierarchy <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Supply management should not report to product engineering or to finance, so which department should they report to?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/next-generation-supply-management">Next Generation Supply Management</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/where-should-supply-management-report-manufacturing-organization-s-hierarchy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/where-should-supply-management-report-manufacturing-organization-s-hierarchy#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Procurement Supplier Relationships Finance Leadership Operations Supply Chain Workforce Next Generation Supply Management Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:30:00 +0000 150951 at http://www.industryweek.com 6 Ways to Leverage Customer Experience for Revenue Growth http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/6-ways-leverage-customer-experience-revenue-growth <div class="field-byline"> Chad Yoshinaka, GE Capital </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Companies with a complete understanding of their customers—and can use that data to invest wisely in the appropriate solutions—will outpace their competitors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/6-ways-leverage-customer-experience-revenue-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/6-ways-leverage-customer-experience-revenue-growth#comments Customer Relationships Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Leadership The Latest Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:30:00 +0000 150391 at http://www.industryweek.com The Changing Role of the CFO http://www.industryweek.com/finance/changing-role-cfo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The most highly valued CFOs are able to produce hard financial reporting data with the analysis needed to develop a dynamic corporate strategy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/changing-role-cfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/changing-role-cfo#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Leadership Workforce Gold The Latest Thu, 02 Oct 2014 16:50:00 +0000 149611 at http://www.industryweek.com