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Webcast Summary

A finance team should use neither a dartboard to gauge working capital nor a crystal ball to predict cash flow. But without real-time visibility into assets and liabilities, a finance team is unlikely to demonstrate any advantage over using a dartboard to measure and manage working capital. Similarly, without dedicating sufficient discipline to maintaining an optimal schedule for payables and sufficient effort to accelerating the timing of receivables, a finance team has little advantage over a fortuneteller in anticipating a company's cash flow needs.

During this Webcast, we will highlight best practices finance leaders can use to establish greater control over working capital and cash flow. We will discuss:

  • What challenges companies most often encounter with optimizing working capital and keeping track of cash flow,
  • Which areas outside finance, such as sales and supply chain teams, CFOs should collaborate with on cash flow planning,
  • How finance leaders can improve their companies' payment terms while getting a better handle on the timing of receivables, and
  • What finance leaders need to do to enable their companies to shorten their cash conversion cycles and sustain working capital efficiency for the long term.

About the Speaker

Todd Glassmaker, Director, Finance and Working Capital Transformation, The Hackett Group
Todd Glassmaker has more than 19 years of consulting experience that includes a strong focus on customer-to-cash implementations. His expertise encompasses financial process and performance improvement consulting; functional and business requirements for
financial systems; and overall change management.

About the Moderator

Joe Fleischer, Editorial Director, Finance Channel, Argyle Executive Forum
In his role as finance channel editorial director with Argyle Executive Forum, Joe Fleischer focuses on developing webinars on topics that reflect the primary concerns and priorities of senior finance executives. He is based in New York.
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Fields of Study: Finance
Level: Intermediate
Prerequisite: None
Advance Preparation: None required
Delivery Method: Group Internet-based
Recommended CPE Credit(s): 1 

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