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IT and Finance Collaboration is the Key to Unlocking Powerful Business Analytics

Business leaders aim to make decisions faster and more accurately through automation and predictive modeling. Tools, technological innovation, and increasingly powerful business insights are readily available everywhere. However, a business only gets out of their technologies what the tool is actually capable of giving them. Decision makers must choose a platform that best fits their business specifically, and often times it is not a “one-stop-shop” solution. Moreover, it takes collaboration between finance and IT because there is no substitute for finance’s knowledge and experience to ensure that an accounting system meets their organization’s needs. As financial eyes and ears of their business, finance professionals can provide critical insight into business processes and requirements that can help decision makers get a true picture of the organization

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