Interview with Kim Lott, KML Management

You used to be a certified treasury professional (CTP), you were accredited ACH professional (AAP) and now you are about to be a certified meeting professional (CMP)...  you've worked in treasury before, and you branched out to create your own company - which, seemingly, is so different from what you did prior. Tell us why [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:08-05:00 January 20th, 2017|

Analyze to Optimize

On page 74 in the October issue of AFP Exchange (page 76 in the online version) you will find Amber Christian's article that addresses 3 key challenges to working capital optimization. The key takeaways: Working capital optimization affects many business processes; it cannot thrive in a silo. Cross-functional teams provide a governance structure for your [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:09-05:00 November 30th, 2016|

Abe Lincoln, hostage negotiations and blockchain

It was another fantastic year at AFP’s annual conference in Orlando, Florida! Every day passed in a blur as we attended sessions, networked our little hearts out and tried to take maximum advantage of everything this excellent conference has to offer. This year, AFP expanded the conversation with a number of new additions to meet [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:13-05:00 November 1st, 2016|

Getting off that dead end road

“Waiting for organization wide C-level decision makers to seek out procurement has been, and will continue to be, a dead end road.” That is refreshingly direct, Jeanette, and it doesn’t just apply to procurement! Jeanette Jones, Founder, Cottrill Research provides thought provoking commentary about how procurement should leverage supply market intelligence as part of the [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:14-05:00 October 13th, 2016|

Interview with Jim Washam and Matthew Hill of Arkansas State University

  Dr. Matthew Hill, CTP, FP&A | Assistant Professor of Finance Jim Washam, PhD, CTP, FP&A | Associate Dean & Director of Undergraduate Programs College of Business at Arkansas State University It was announced earlier in 2015 that Arkansas State University’s College of Business has established a Center for Treasury Management. What is the [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:21-05:00 February 19th, 2016|

February 2016 webinars

You're gonna love these February webinars that are available for your continuing education knowledge... 16 Perspectives to Help Shape How You View Digital Transformation in 2016 This ASUG webcast series is designed to be a one-stop-shop for all things related to digital transformation and the Fourth Industrial Revolution across lines of business, industries, and technology [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:21-05:00 February 2nd, 2016|

September Webinars

Ace’s monthly digest highlighting a few free webinars that take place in September. Comment below to include your free webinar.   Prioritizing the Digital ‘To Do’ List: Top Digital Initiatives in Community and Small Regional Banking -  sponsored by American Banker Tuesday, September 1, 2015 1 p.m. (Central Time Zone, CT) ’Digital’ is becoming the [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:24-05:00 August 31st, 2015|

Upcoming August webinars

The month of August has some interesting free webinars. Take a peek and get your learning groove on:   Achieve Excellence in Finance with Data-Driven Decisions - sponsored by SAP, hosted by SAPinsider Thursday, August 6, 2015, 12:00 p.m. CT Learn how analytics solutions from SAP can help finance professionals quickly reveal insights and improve [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:26-05:00 August 3rd, 2015|