CFO.University’s CFO Talks: Entertaining Videos & Podcasts Covering Success and Growth for Finance Executives
CFO.University developed ‘CFO Talks’ to deliver entertaining development opportunities to finance executives. Our CFO Talks address professional success and personal growth in a way that will challenge the status quo, allowing you to broaden your understanding of each topic. The CFO Talk speakers are experts in their fields. Many are not finance professionals, but all their messages address critical concepts in finance.
Each CFO Talk is noteworthy, so, have your electronic notebook or pen and paper available to capture the inspiring concepts. You will value sharing them or the videos and podcasts with your team.
Here is our list of our CFO Talks and our CFO Talk speakers. Enjoy. Learn. Engage.
If you could increase your income, would it solve a lot of problems? Focusing solely on income is a trap and could put your business at risk. It’s not what you make, it’s what you keep. - Joe Connors, Vice President Relationship Banking Officer
Yes, we looked perfect in the CFO Ed Talks but there were a few mess ups! We hope you have as much fun watching as we had filming. To view the trailers or learn from our suite of full videos click on: CFO Ed Talk
In this episode of CFO Talk, we explore talent and its impact on business valuation. Our two distinguished guests, Dave Bookbinder and Mark Iorio, thrive in the human capital and business valuation space. Enjoy.
In this CFO Talk with Tamer Abomosalam we explore Tamer’s digital transformation journey as the Global Services Supply Chain CFO at NCR. Tamer is responsible for the data aggregation and reporting for 86 countries. His frustration with legacy systems, disparate data and a fortuitous conversation with a friend were the catalysts behind his successful adventure.
Dr Sean Stein Smith tackles these question on this episode of CFO Talk:
What is blockchain?
What is its most common use is in finance today?
What should finance leaders be leveraging blockchain?
Where will blockchain having the biggest impact on the CFO suite in the next 5 years?
He also provides some great advice on taking the next steps to make blockchain technology an enabler for you.
Welcome to CFO Talk. Joining us today is Lynn Sheehan, Founder and CEO of Evolve Strategic Ventures, a business transformation firm based out of Vancouver, Washington. Lynn has a degree in laser and optical engineering. He spent eight years in the fusion program at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California. Before starting Evolve in 2017, he worked for a number of well-known and successful tech companies. I’m excited to share Lynn’s message with our member scholars. Welcome Lynn. It’s great to have you on our show.
Welcome to CFO Talk. I am your host Steve Rosvold, Chief Learning Officer at CFO.University. Joining us today is Prashanth Southekal, Founder and Managing Director at DBP Institute a boutique enterprise data analytics firm based in Calgary, Canada. Prashanth has mechanical engineering and IT degrees from two national institutes in India, Master’s degrees from Cornell and Northwestern University in the United States and a PhD in philosophy from the University of commerce in Lille, France. When he is not working with DBP clients, he is an adjunct professor at IE Business School in Madrid, Spain and serves as an executive data analytics advisor to several companies. He has also written a two books. Today, Prashanth will be addressing data analytics for finance leaders with our members scholars. Welcome, Prashanth. It is great to have you on the show.
In this CFO Talk Sophia Matveeva addresses key questions CFOs have about the data profession. She begins by explaining how the roles in the data profession are defining data analytics and data science. She ends with advice on vetting the output of your data professionals.
Roy Nakamura, President at Horizon Web Marketing, draws from his experience to help CFOs better understand internet marketing; its ROI…how to get found in a Google Search… your human interface…coding friendly for people to find you…your website as a hub for marketing…SEO and a whole lot more.
In this CFO Talk Bram Desmet, author of Supply Chain Strategy and Financial Metrics, describes the Supply Chain Triangle; service, cost and cash. In today’s market, balancing the triangle is a key challenge for supply chain and finance managers.
Welcome to CFO Talk. I’m your host, Steve Rosvold, chief learning officer at CFO.University. Joining us today is Dave Sackett, Chief Technology Architect at Visibility Corporation. Dave has a strong interest in the Fourth Industrial Revolution and frequently speaks on topics related to artificial intelligence, block chain, robotic process automation and machine learning. Today, Dave will be updating us on these leading edge technologies.
Kevyn and Steve discuss how a strong relationship between finance and human resources is value creating for our businesses.
Kevyn encourages leaders to develop a strategic view of talent centered on professional development where success is measured in terms of quantifiable performance improvement. An added bonus, recruiting and retention are also enhanced through strong professional development programs.
In this CFO Talk, Mark Stiving helps CFOs understand how to play a key and value added role in the pricing of products and services for their companies. For more on The Role of the CFO in Pricing read this piece.
In this CFO Talk, Glenn Hopper, describes the evolution taking place in the CFO suite. He describes the CFO role as moving from the transactional and historical to the real time and analytical and explains what this means for finance leaders of the future.
How did you feel the last time you were really stressed out or discontent? Were you thinking about how productive you were or how to move your company forward? We’d like to share with you how to build a team culture that is happier and less stressed leading to increased productivity and profit. - Erik Gillam, Partner at Aldrich CPAs + Advisors
Some of America’s best run companies fail when implementing an ERP system. We want to talk to you about how 3 simple concepts, Lead, Limit, Organize, can make your system implementation a success. - Andrew Lee, VP of Finance at RealWear,Inc
In many ways, the CFO is responsible for the tax function of your company. Listen in for helpful tips on how to ensure this functions success. - Craig Vagt, Partner Emeritus Talbot, Korvola & Warwick, LLP
M&A is a statistical failure. Tune in for 3 ideas on how to improve the rationale for doing acquisitions as well as improve success rates. - Grant Jones, Investment Banker & Operations/ Finance Executive