IBM has published a whitepaper on next-generation forecasting, revealing how rolling forecasts can help rescue your company’s performance.
The Ernst & Young ITEM Club’s quarterly winter 2010-11 forecast is urging the Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to "hold its nerve" in a difficult year ahead.
The International Association of Bookkeepers' (IAB) chairman Clive Johnson this week predicted that the current economic downturn will last for up to two years.
We are looking to implement a bdgeting/forecasting package to replace our large collection of ever more complicated spreadsheets.
We have been using Sage Winforecast and Sage Forecasting successfully for some time.
We wish to undertake advanced rather than basic training for staff.
AccountingWEB.co.uk consultant practice editor Mark Lee recently gave a speech on the future of the accounting profession at the Mercia Partners’ conference.
The forecast is a particularly important management tool, according to PA Consulting's Bettina Pickering, because it acts as a reality check against planning and budgeting assumptions.
Every forecasting expert has a long list of their favourite tips and Rod Newing has put together a selection from some of the best.
'Forecasts are fundamental to the direction of our business,' says Guy van Zwanenberg, chief financial officer at GamingKing 'and driver-based budgeting increases our performance over traditional m