Next Generation Financial Modeling

Financial models were traditionally excel-based tools utilized to forecast a business´ financial performance based on historical data. We speak of it being an excel-based tool in the past tense because over the years, finance departments have grown rather tired of … Read More

Is your Finance Department Ready for a Financial Cloud Solution?

Arguably all businesses understand that their financial management system is an important factor in the success of their business operations. This was why 20 years ago, many businesses jumped into the ERP bandwagon thinking that without it, they will be … Read More

Cloud FP&A

Successful Epicor Webinars on Cloud FP&A

In the last 7 weeks, Epicor together with its long time alliance partner DSPanel, spearheaded a number of customer webinars that talked about performing financial planning & analysis in the cloud. In May 2018, Epicor was very thrilled to announce … Read More

Epicor Financial Planner

Real life Benefit Examples of Epicor Financial Planner to Epicor Customers

Epicor as a company believes in accelerating its customers´ business growth through a simplified approach to technology guided by how they work and what they want to achieve. Epicor offers various ERP options for its customers such as Epicor ERP, … Read More

Live Forecasting

The Latest Trend in Finance: Live Forecasting

By now you must have heard or read about rolling forecasting and how it promises to improve the level of accuracy of your organization´s financial forecasting. However, rolling forecasting is old news. There is a new best practice these days … Read More

Excel spreadsheets

3 of the Most Expensive Spreadsheet Mistakes

Companies use Excel spreadsheets on a daily basis. It is heavily relied on by the finance department for their budgeting and reporting process. However, because working on budgets and reports require enterprise-wide collaboration, it means that there are way too … Read More

SAAS EFP

3 NEW SAAS EFP PACKAGES COMPARED

Epicor Financial Planner has recently introduced new SaaS packages to help you further simplify your organization´s FP&A process. It does so by introducing a cloud solution that is easy to install, configure, extend, and maintain. Now before we go into … Read More

Monthly Financial Close

Same Problem, Just Different Month: How to finally end the Monthly Financial Close Struggle

Monthly financial closing for most businesses is a stressful period. If you are a finance personnel, you know that at the last week of every month, you and your colleagues scramble to pull the numbers together, cross check them for … Read More

Variance Analysis

Best Practices in Variance Analysis

Given the fact that you put in a lot of time and effort into your financial planning, it is but sound that you try to figure out why your actual vs budget results do not match up. Finding out the … Read More

Rolling Forecasts

Rolling Forecasts in EFP

Talk to any software vendor and the word agility or flexibility gets thrown your way quickly. Understandably so, it is because many organizations want to stay ahead of their competition and remain constantly relevant in the market. Many believe that … Read More