CEB Finance Leadership Council for Midsized Companies is a membership for innovative CFOs who want to optimize the performance of their function and business. Our research and insights are rooted in the challenges our members deem most important and span topics that impact your organization's day to day as well as longer-term strategic initiatives. We use relationships and learnings from the best CFOs to help you and your team save time and make better decisions.
Our Research Focus
Equipping our members with strategic guidance and tactical tools on the topics most important for their function is at the heart of what we do. We don't just point to where you need to go: we provide you with a roadmap and a suite of implementation tools to get you and your team there. Key topics include:
Streamline Back-Office Processes
Transaction processing activities consume a large portion of Finance's resources—27% of costs and 40% of staff. Many transaction processing organizations are caught in a vicious cycle, with processes that are too time consuming to afford the group any time to find and address much-needed improvement opportunities.
Top finance teams typically spend almost 300 hours less per year on the close than their peers. Read five key tips for how to shorten your accounting close.
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Research and Insight: Unique research and tools to help business leaders evaluate new issues and challenges
Proven Best Practices: Tested approaches to solving business challenges from our network of leading companies
Advisory Support: Personalized expert guidance and project support for pending decisions, new tactics, internal presentations, and other needs
Decision and Diagnostic Tools: Customized, actionable views of the most important performance metrics in your function
Peer Benchmarks: Relevant, quantitative data and analysis to help allocate resources and target areas with the highest impact
Executive Networking: On-request advice, feedback, and perspective from peer interaction with hundreds of leading executives
Live and Online Learning Events: A wide variety of events exclusively for senior executives, as well as staff training and skill development opportunities
We're very, very pleased with the relationship and look to continue to participate, both in drawing information out of the relationship but also contributing as well."
We've been a member of CEB now for about a year and a half, and it has brought tremendous value to the organization, both from a personal standpoint and a team standpoint"
- Decision-Makers Not Always Relying on FP&A for Business Problems
CGMA Magazine, Wednesday, 26 August 2015
- The Best Finance Teams Are Using Analytics to Overcome Uncertainty
theCsuite.co.uk, Thursday, 13 August 2015
- CFO's gefrustreerd over FP&A investeringen
CM:, Wednesday, 29 July 2015