It isn’t enough for finance teams to just keep up with the competition anymore. To be successful, they must be able to anticipate change and come up with contingency plans for all possible scenarios. The future is unpredictable and that can lead to financial instability if a company is unprepared. If the finance team is agile, they will can quickly sync the pace of internal change with the external environment. To do this, new tools must be incorporated into finance planning that allows the team to foresee upcoming events and plan accordingly.