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    We are happy to be a B Corp Certified business

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    What is Driver Based Planning?

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    New Phocas feature integrates sales and operational drivers

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    latest posts

    What is Driver Based Planning?

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    latest posts

    New Phocas feature integrates sales and operational drivers

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    We are happy to be a B Corp Certified business

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    5 things you need for financial reporting in the data decade (and how to get them)

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    May 10, 2022

    How much time does your finance team spend collecting, sifting, and analyzing data?

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    How to improve forecast accuracy

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    April 22, 2022

    Are your forecasts as close to reality as possible – or are they missing the mark?

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    How scenario planning helps you take control in uncertainty

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    April 11, 2022

    It’s no secret the most successful, forward-thinking organizations can adapt to change fast. They have an eye..

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    Why it’s time to rethink financial forecasting

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    March 22, 2022

    The demands on finance teams are changing. As organizations face increasing uncertainty, business functions..

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    Here's what's really holding back your finance transformation

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    March 17, 2022

    Most organizations know they need digital transformation – but too many aren’t delivering.

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    Phocas Software is one of first 100 members of the Tech Council of Australia

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    December 15, 2021

    The Tech Council of Australia is a brand-new peak body that represents Australia’s tech companies – big and..

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    Top 10 financial analysis blogs of 2021

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    December 1, 2021

    The Phocas business intelligence blog was created to provide free advice about data and add value to the way..

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    Make day-to-day financial tasks a treat, not a trick

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    October 29, 2021

    Around this time of year, we embrace the spooky, creepy, and downright terrifying.

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    Taste the difference: Transform your financial spreadsheets

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    October 19, 2021

    Everyone uses spreadsheets because they are flexible and have a multi-purpose nature. But they are not always..

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    4 steps to digitize the finance office

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    October 5, 2021

    We all know that digital transformation is more than just a buzzword.

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    More validation of staffing models can take pressure off cashflow

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    September 8, 2021

    There is much debate about how best to compensate people to motivate them.

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    Make headcount planning integrate with budget and drive business success

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    August 31, 2021

    Staff related expenses are one of the highest and most complex costs in an organization. So, it’s essential..

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    Chairman’s statement - FY2021

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    August 27, 2021

    The financial year ending 30 June 2021 marked a most eventful and exciting year at Phocas Software. 

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    How to achieve corporate financial performance on a mid-market budget

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    June 3, 2021

    Monitoring the performance of your business is a critical part of current and future success. Unfortunately,..

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    How companywide financial planning and analysis works on a BI platform

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    May 26, 2021

    Every business owner understands the importance — and pitfalls — of financial planning and analysis (FP&A)...

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    Why financial transparency improves employee confidence?

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    May 19, 2021

    As a finance team member, you know how important it is to regularly share financial data and insights with..

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    Dave Boorman brings business nous to Phocas

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    May 3, 2021

    Phocas Software is excited with the appointment of  Dave Boorman as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). He..

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    Strategies for making budgeting and planning more efficient

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    April 7, 2021

    Every year, you grapple with a long, intense, and tedious budgeting process — and despite your best efforts,..

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    5 reasons to get rid of your Excel budget template

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    March 31, 2021

    It’s a familiar predicament for most business owners and their finance managers: once a year, you must..

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    What is variance? Plus other budgeting tips

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    March 24, 2021

    Month-end close is a high-stress, intense time for your finance team. Each month they face a different..

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    How to achieve a seamless budgeting process

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    March 17, 2021

    As a finance professional, you know all too well the labor-intensive task of budgeting each year.

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    5 ways to eliminate spreadsheet dependency with a new budgeting tool

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    March 10, 2021

    For most finance teams, spreadsheets are the go-to resource for determining how well a business is..

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    Collaborative solutions for companywide budget consolidation

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    March 2, 2021

    If you ask businesspeople who get involved in the traditional budgeting process to describe the experience,..

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    Phocas launches new budgeting software

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    February 25, 2021

    For many, the budget process is a dreaded task or a necessary evil. Yet we also know an accurate budget is..

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    How to upload budgets into Phocas ready for FY21

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    June 15, 2020

    A budget is a financial plan for a defined period, normally a year, can be a quarter or month. It greatly..

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    How to compare multiple data streams: actual sales v budget v stretch budget

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    May 31, 2019

    Comparison of sales information against targets has many benefits such as allowing individuals to be more..

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    How does business intelligence software help with forecasting?

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    February 28, 2019

    In the face of unstable market and economic conditions, companies need to use a number of measures to stay..

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