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Achieving business process transformation by leveraging data for meaningful impact

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How CFOs Can Transform Finance Operations

Achieving business process transformation by leveraging data for meaningful impact

The Rule of 40 is a rule of thumb used to judge SaaS companies. It also highlights an important tradeoff too often overlooked or underestimated.

April 17

How to Calculate the Rule of 40 in SaaS Correctly

Finding the Balance Between Profit and Growth in SaaS

Level Up & Improve Your FP&A Outcomes Using Budget Variance Analysis

April 10

Using Budget Variance Analysis to Improve FP&A Outcomes

Level Up & Improve Your FP&A Outcomes Using Budget Variance Analysis

Announcing our $12M seed round

May 9

Announcing our $12M seed round

Today, we're excited to officially launch Firmbase and announce our $12M seed round. We're humbled to be backed by an incredible group ...

This article explores why data-driven decision making is important.

May 15

The Importance of Data-Driven Decision Making for FP&A Teams

This article explores why data-driven decision-making is important.

April 15

The Differences Between Actual and Expected Performance

We’ll go through each concept, and explain why it’s so vital for FP&A teams in understanding the differences between actual and expecte...

How Taylor Swift can help explain Cost Volume Profit analysis

June 14

How Taylor Swift can help explain Cost Volume Profit analysis

Cost Volume Profit analysis (CVP) might sound like a shipping term, but it’s actually one of the more common and useful ways to measure...

These basic FP&A metrics will be even more important in 2024

May 1

These basic FP&A metrics will be even more important in 2024

It might come as a surprise, but the metrics that financial professionals consider key can and do change, going in and out of vogue bas...

How Understanding Variance Can Become a Business Asset

April 24

What's the Difference Between Budget vs Forecast vs Actual?

How Understanding Variance Can Become a Business Asset

To make the most of the BvA process, FP&A teams need to ensure that they approach it with strategy, attention to detail and the right analytical mindset. They also need to avoid five common pitfalls.  

April 11

FP&A and Budget Variance Analysis: 5 Common Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

Budget Variance Analysis isn’t just a checkbox exercise; it has the potential to supercharge FP&A goals and establish them on strong fo...

A simple-to-use FP&A platform with robust collaboration capabilities can be a game-changer for organizations seeking financial success. By simplifying complex processes, breaking down silos, and empowering budget owners, organizations can unlock the collective insights needed to make informed decisions.

May 28

Why collaboration should be a priority in FP&A

A simple-to-use FP&A platform with robust collaboration capabilities can be a game-changer for organizations seeking financial success....

How to ace the midyear FP&A review?

April 23

How to ace the midyear FP&A review?

It’s almost that time of year again. The midyear review is when financial professionals reflect on the six months that passed since the...

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