Club CALUMO Melbourne – Tuesday 24th March 2015


We are very happy to announce the next Club CALUMO in Melbourne at The Langham Hotel on South Bank. Registrations [which are mandatory please] can be made here. This Club CALUMO will offer a great breakfast, all the usual great

CALUMO announces sponsorship of Microsoft Convergence, Atlanta 16th-19th March


We are very excited to announce sponsorship of Microsoft Convergence in Atlanta this year. We are officially there to launch CALUMO 12 to Microsoft Dynamics users everywhere – who are presently struggling with reporting using FRx & MR. We are

2014: A Year in Review


The year 2014 was a big year for CALUMO. There’s always something new, innovative and exciting happening here. CALUMO highlights: 2014 Jan-Dec: throughout the year you might have seen our Google Ads. The Ads are designed to reinforce our position

CALUMO announces sponsorship of Great Plains Users Group [GPUG] Summit, St Louis 14th-17th October

Great Plains Users Group Summit

We are very excited to be Gold Sponsor of the GPUG in St Louis in October. We are officially there to launch CALUMO 12 to Great Plains users everywhere – who are struggling with reporting from GP, who are using

Webinar: Excel tips to Streamline Month-End Close Reporting

Webinar - Excel tips to streamline month-end

99% of accountants have had zero training in Excel and it’s the tool they often use the most! It’s hard to believe if you’re not an accountant but if you are, you’re nodding your head, right? You have the company’s

How to banish Excel’s curse – Poor Accuracy

How to banish Excel's curse - poor accuracy

In my last post, I said most people are arrogant and overconfident when it comes to reporting in Excel. It’s human nature to be overconfident. But, the fact that accountants and analysts don’t test Excel spreadsheets in any proper manner

Agile Finance departments = success

Agile finance departments

I have had the joy of working in many different teams from Finance, IT, support, Software Development to Sales. In each area, the successful teams have been Agile, even if they didn’t call it that. So what is “Agile”? It’s