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The May 2018 deadline for the enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is only some 6 months away and the commercial market is already showing signs of overheating: conferences, certification offers, tools and the supporting stream of gloomy stories and polls to get the flow of “fear-buying” going.… Read MoreRead More
KPI’s – everyone is talking about them, most of us use them, but few of us are using them very well. We have all had mixed experiences and suffered from unintended consequences. Designed to help performance, but sometimes acting as more of a hindrance, it can be an uphill struggle to make KPI’s work better for us and help our teams and organizations achieve their best.… Read MoreRead More
I recently chaired a webcast discussion on the topic of Segregation of Duties (SoD) with an invited audience of over 200 internal controls, risk and compliance professionals. Given the numerous requests, I have succumbed to the pressure to document and summarise the key observations and conclusions.… Read MoreRead More
There is little doubt now the Global Process Owner is emerging as a leadership role with a sales focus on people, process and change. Just as the early Shared Services Leaders found.
I was lucky enough to be invited, attend and share experiences at the Global Process Ownership Summit, chaired by Susie West of sharedserviceslink, on a rainy two days in Chicago at the end of May.… Read More
I was very fortunate to have had the opportunity to interview Mark Miles, former P2P Director at BP.
Global Process Ownership (GPO) is the ‘role de jour’ of the transformational business. Everyone is talking about it, many are doing it but few are doing it very well.… Read More
The annual European main event for those interested in an update on SAP’s GRC solutions, was held in Vienna, combined with parallel events on SAP HANA, BI, Finance and HR. Our COO Hans van Nes attended and shared the highlights of the conference.… Read More