100% of attendees at the recent CPA Management Accounting Conference series want to improve – and you can too.
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The conferences brought together accountants from all different industries but the one thing they all had in common was the desire to improve – they all… Continue reading
“Providers will face unprecedented requirements for detailed and granular information”
To say the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is ambitious with far-reaching implications for service providers and the people they serve is a radical understatement. Being an outstanding service provider is an achievement in itself but it will not be adequate to ensure the success of… Continue reading
“What a waste of time! 3 months full-time on this budget and the whole thing needs to change!”
That’s what a client of mine said recently. Why? The whole budget process was a mess.
Here is what they used to do.… Continue reading
Financial year-end done in a day and a half – position fully reconciled down to a unit level. Last year it took weeks and numbers were not, to put it nicely, “fully” reconciled.
That’s what one of CALUMO’s Senior Consultants said on the 26th of June! That’s right – the financial year had… Continue reading
“Why didn’t you show me that before? I am so upset now!”
That’s what a client, Sammy, said to me a couple of weeks ago.
Sammy is an accountant who builds all her companies reports and budgeting templates in Excel with CALUMO. She was referring to creating dynamic web pages with CALUMO from Excel that people can interact… Continue reading
Trying to run an organisation without forecasts and automated reporting?
The CFO at a $multi-billion manufacturing company gave me this awesome analogy:
“Picture yourself on the bridge of an ocean-going freighter. As Captain, it’s your job to guide that ship out of harbour and to sail it to New York.
Moving to a new ERP platform or upgrading your exising ERP can be an expensive process.
From our experience however, there is at least one way to save tens of thousands of dollars and ensure a smooth transition. Continue reading
I recently met with Graeme Hoy from the University of Canberra to understand more about how CALUMO software was helping them out. CALUMO is UC’s Finance reporting and budgeting tool. Reports are delivered to many departments throughout the University as live web pages and some Excel reports too. CALUMO is also used… Continue reading
Transactional Reports: are important but most of the time are the most boring reports created by humans. They normally list hundreds or thousands of business transactions (like monthly sales) on many pages of paper or on-screen reports.… Continue reading
I recently asked Alister Cairns from UNSW if he could write a few words about how CALUMO has helped UNSW. What I received blew me away. Here it is. Continue reading