Despite fears of heightened trade protectionism emanating from Donald Trump’s America, Asia’s exports are showing signs of a strong recovery. How sustainable is this turnaround and should CFOs factor it in as they refine their forecasting?
To help your team perform to the best of their abilities, it is important to mentor them properly. True mentorships are built around conversations that help people find their voice, clarify their accountability, and remove obstacles to their success
The significant time and effort companies put into earnings-call preparation is justified as the investor community is demanding more information. But the final numbers often come late in the information production process. How to fix the problem
What’s the next step up for chief financial officers? While many in Asia are content to stay in finance, a growing number aspire to become CEOs. Drawing on the experience of two CFOs-turned-CEO, here are four strategies to reach that goal
One of the most important lessons I learned, writes Charles Holley, retired CFO of Walmart, is the power of asking questions and listening hard to what others had to say. Another tip: a strong IR team that has open access to the CFO and the CEO