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Outsourcing Evolves 01 January, 2007 As the FAO market reaches maturity, businesses are increasingly unsure how to get maximum value from their investment. Phil Fersht, vice president of the BPO research group for the Everest...

The Fear Factor 01 January, 2007 BBC finance director Zarin Patel believes that while change may be frightening, it is the best way to shake things up. It is in this spirit that she has put outsourcing at the centre of...

A shared agenda 10 October, 2006 Are the challenges of shared services in the public sector different to those faced in the private sector? And what does 'collaboration' mean as opposed to 'sharing' of services? Phil Searle...

BPO Decision Making 07 September, 2006 One of the CFO's most important decisions concerns the adoption of BPO. John Willmott, CEO of NelsonHall explains how business process outsourcing will establish the pattern of service delivery...

All change: transforming the finance function 01 August, 2006 A reinvention of the finance function was central to Ericsson's best-ever results in 2005. Stig Christensen, head of Ericsson global F&A operations and shared services, describes...

The Changing Role of the CFO 01 August, 2006 Les Mara, HP's head of BPO (EMEA) explains how transforming the finance function cut 30% off finance costs for HP. He outlines how this transformation, as part of the shared services...

Capturing Value from F&A Outsourcing 01 August, 2006 Several high-profile end-to-end BPO deals for the finance function have hit the headlines across Europe. This suggests that Europe's CFOs are turning away from keeping these activities...

Business Process Outsourcing in the Financial 12 April, 2006 Only 6.1% of CFOs of large firms are fully content with their financial chain. Still, financial chain outsourcing is quite rare. Tim Weitzel and Jochen Franke present empirical findings of a...

F&A Transformation: Key Trends for 2006 01 March, 2006 Joe Vales and Luca Segantini of the Shared Services and Business Process Outsourcing Association predict that BPO will come into its own in 2006, as the driving force behind the reform...

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