How Modern SaaS Finance Teams Can Reduce Customer Churn

By Sage Intacct | November 8, 2022

Usually, the customer churn rate is every SaaS company’s worst enemy. But in this article, we’re going to show you how to not only deal with churn effectively but also how you can use your customer churn data as a valuable tool to build your business. Voluntary churn vs. involuntary churn: What’s the difference? Before looking […]

Doing Digital Transformation Right: How CFOs Can Improve Performance and Empower People

By Sage Intacct | October 18, 2021

To successfully steer their businesses forward, CFOs need real-time information and analytics capabilities to inform overall strategy and to identify, interpret and execute in response to new opportunities and trends. Modern, cloud-based financial systems are designed to deliver these capabilities. People enter data into the system once, ensuring all users have the same, up-to-date information. This guest post from Sage Intacct explains how CFOs can be the guiding force in a digital transformation.

New Flexibility in Budgeting?

By Sage Intacct | August 9, 2021

Flexibility and Budgeting rarely appear in the same sentence. That’s a shame as better budgeting and planning tools can bring far more flexibility into the planning, forecasting, and budgeting process. A new budgeting/planning tool should usher in a new process, new insights, and new metrics for running the firm.

This guest post from Sage Intacct explains what an ideal new solution should help with and how to identify if your organization may need to update its budgeting and planning tool.

The Potential for More Innovation Through SaaS

By Sage Intacct | July 13, 2021

This is the 3rd in our 5-part series on the benefits of Software as a Service (SaaS). Our initial post offered some definitions of cloud and SaaS. Our last post explored the value of SaaS in terms of cost savings. In this post, we turn our attention to a different kind of value: innovation. By way of review: All […]

5 Big Financial Integration Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

By Sage Intacct | August 4, 2020

Modern tools use integrations to eliminate rekeying data, share information across teams or departments, and gather intelligence to enable broader analysis and faster decisions. For most companies following a best-in-class technology strategy, the finance system is the hub for the other systems they use. It becomes a go-to point for making strategic decisions that affect […]

4 Ways Financial Leaders Can Become More Data-Driven

By Sage Intacct | February 11, 2020

Business technology continues to evolve at lightning speed. As more applications transition to the cloud, information has never been easier to gather. Data is becoming more and more essential to remaining competitive and succeeding in any industry. However, despite the growing importance of data, many CFOs and Finance Leaders feel they’re underusing it in their roles as […]

5 Financial Reports Every Business Should Be Running

By Sage Intacct | November 5, 2019

Can financial reporting analysis really help your business grow? Absolutely! To employ a data-driven finance approach, CFOs need to move finance functions up the analytic value chain to offer more detailed analyses, better forecasting, and increasingly granular information on products, suppliers, customers, and more. In turn, their analyses inform the business, increase corporate agility, and point the […]

Is Your Accounting Solution Helping or Hurting?

By Sage Intacct | September 24, 2019

This is the first in a three-part series where we address the main hurdles facing finance today, and identify some tools and technologies that can help you overcome these hurdles. Gone are the days when finance leaders were simply bean counters. As a finance leader, of course you must take on the responsibility for the integrity […]

Top 5 SaaS Metrics Investors Want To See – By Venture Stage

By Sage Intacct | July 9, 2019

If you don’t prepare ahead of time, you could get stuck not producing the top 5 SaaS metrics that investors want to see when they’re considering whether to invest in your next round. Not preparing the right SaaS metrics by venture stage for your VCs can ultimately reduce valuation, or even kill your fund raise. […]