Understand the digital revolution and what it means for finance functions and for you in this e-learning module created for ICAEW members. It covers the influence on our personal, professional and social lives, before exploring the impact on finance functions, the opportunities and the challenges.
Disruptive technologies are creating opportunities for accountants to use their skills in faster and more efficient ways. Tim Leung, Management Consultant at Deloitte, outlines the key technologies which the big four firm believes are transforming finance in his webinar: "Visualising finance transformation in a digital world".
The explosion in accessibility of data has led to rapid advances in digital technologies that are transforming businesses, economies and societies. Adviser and Technology Expert, Bernard Marr outlined how this fourth industrial revolution offers huge opportunities for accountants in his webinar Digital tranformation: mega trends in accountancy.
On 15 May 2018, ICAEW hosted a virtual conference bringing together leading experts, solution providers and the global finance community. Access all of webinars offering key insights into how digital technologies are impacting finance.
As digital technologies transform business models, industry sectors and the workplace, the financial sector has become increasingly affected. Oxford University's Carl Benedikt Frey outlined the challenges posed by these technologies in his webinar: "The future of work and the accounting profession".
No crystal ball exists to predict exactly what digital transformation will mean for individual finance teams, but as part of the ICAEW eLearning module examining the new digital era, Deloitte makes seven predictions on how finance functions might change in future.
Advances in technology have led to a reduced demand for traditional accountancy services and created new opportunities and challenges. ICAEW's IT Faculty outlined how digital technologies, are changing accountancy practices and their work in its report "Providing leadership in a digital world".
Businesses cannot avoid dealing with digital change and may be forced to act quickly when faced with disruptive technology. Our guide gives SMEs a framework to deal with change to their systems and processes. It shows how to make change happen and gives some case studies showing how businesses have adopted emerging technologies.
Preparing yourself and your organisation for the impact of disruptive digital technologies might feel like a daunting task, but this eLearning module introduces you to a three step approach that is designed to help businesses embrace this change within finance.
Finance in a Digital World
ICAEW is collaborating with Deloitte to ensure its members and students have the knowledge and skills to take advantage of the opportunities offered by the fourth industrial revolution and to meet its challenges head on. Log-in to access exclusive content, including: eLearning, webinars and bite-sized summaries on individual technologies and the broader impact of digital technologies on finance.
Based on extensive research with finance executives of global businesses, this Deloitte report examines the impact that digital disruption is having on finance functions, examines seven technologies in detail and urges finance professionals to prepare for the future.
There’s only one constant in business – and that’s that things change. Businesses have had to adjust to new ways of doing things, most of them related to the digital transformation that business, and the world, has experienced in recent years.
PwC's seventh finance effectiveness benchmark study (2017) explores what sets top performing finance functions apart. Benchmark data from over 600 projects and interviews with 10 finance and business leaders have been compiled to draw out best practice across the industry.