CFO: Do you feel like you have to do it all?

If you’re a CFO feeling like you have to do ‘everything’, you’re not alone. Delegation generally seems like a good way to cut your own workload but 52% of CFOs said they can’t focus on strategic priorities because there is a lack of necessary skills in the finance team. This means that for many CFOs, delegation is not an option.

5 productivity tips for a (too) busy credit management team

Today’s working environments are busy places and it’s not unusual to feel like you have too much to do and not enough time. This is certainly true in credit management departments, and you’re certainly not alone if you’re stretched for time. The problem with an ever-increasing workload is that it can be extremely de-motivating and stressful.

3 tips for dealing with late payments

Chasing up late payments is probably one of the most difficult tasks for a credit management team – and it can be a problem whether you’re working for a big multinational organisation or an SME. Sometimes, just getting hold of a late-paying customer can seem impossible and even if you do manage to talk to someone, getting them to actually hand over the money can also be tricky.