Becoming a Cyber-Resilient CFO – CFO Series

Is cyber security just for the IT guys to worry about or is it just as important for CFOs and their teams. Alexandra Cain captured my views and the views of a leading CFO and leading CISO from Microsoft on this important topic. The chat uncovered a new term which I love, called “The HumanContinue reading “Becoming a Cyber-Resilient CFO – CFO Series”

CFOs Play a Critical Role in Navigating Payroll Compliance – CFO Series

Payroll. Get it wrong and not only will you have some very unhappy employees you will also face the wrath of the regulators. Wage theft, whether deliberate or accidental, is just unacceptable in today’s modern workplace. Alexandra Cain wrote this piece summarising my chat with two of Australia’s leaders in the payroll compliance space ThisContinue reading “CFOs Play a Critical Role in Navigating Payroll Compliance – CFO Series”

Whatever Floats Your Boat: CFOs Open Up About The IPO Process – CFO Magazine

Joining Xref just after it went public in 2016, I was faced with the task of taking the reigns of the finance office. Things were in place but with $4m in the bank the business was going global and growing fast. Nina Hendy interviewed me on my experience in this post IPO phase !

4 Undeniable Benefits of Working With a Small Business Accountant From Day One (Guest Post)

Guest Author: Gwen Payne, Invisible Moms As a small business owner and entrepreneur, you know that in order to save money and maximize profits, you need to handle a lot of the day-to-day business operations on your own. However, and though this may be difficult for you to hear, there are some tasks that areContinue reading “4 Undeniable Benefits of Working With a Small Business Accountant From Day One (Guest Post)”

How a Remote Workforce Can Build Your Business (Guest Post)

Guest Author – Tina Martin – ideasinspired.com Hiring remote workers for your business gives you a number of advantages. In addition to saving on the overhead associated with on-site staffers, since you aren’t limited by geography, you can hire the best of the best from anywhere in the country – or even the world! FindingContinue reading “How a Remote Workforce Can Build Your Business (Guest Post)”

Technology & Finance – Why CFOs Need to Develop a Digital Mindset – CFO Series

A digital mindset is key to a CFO being able to drive change in their business. Alexandra Cain captured the key themes from my recent interview with three senior leaders in the finance teach space in Australia This article was first published on the CFO Magazine website here By Alexandra Cain You can have allContinue reading “Technology & Finance – Why CFOs Need to Develop a Digital Mindset – CFO Series”

The CFO as Change Agent – Reducing Costs & Driving Efficiencies in Times of Uncertainty – CFO Series

A great summary by Alexandra Cain of my chat with three of NZ’s most senior finance leaders ! This article was first published on the CFO Magazine website here By Alexandra Cain New Zealand has been one of the most successful countries to manage the COVID-19 pandemic. But the nation’s early, brutal lockdown was oneContinue reading “The CFO as Change Agent – Reducing Costs & Driving Efficiencies in Times of Uncertainty – CFO Series”