Finance is woven into the fabric of almost everything a business does, and today’s organizations need to do more than track and control costs to be profitable. Many finance organizations that are aspiring to become more data-driven are moving forward with analytics transformation today. Those who are successful are able to leverage embedded analytics into core financial processes and empowering their finance teams with insight on demand. However, businesses that rely on spreadsheets and disparate systems for robust analytics usually hit major roadblocks, because it’s near impossible to obtain a single version of financial truth with these outdated tools. There are three essential factors that businesses must encompass to become a true data-driven organization.