Financial Close | Mitchell Buchanan

Mitchell is a Content Marketer turned Video Marketing Specialist at Vena.

How to Overcome the Barriers to Automated Account Reconciliations

March 4, 2016 |

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This is Why There’s No Such Thing as ‘Good Enough’ Account Reconciliation

If account reconciliations were a game, Marc Ursick would be the guy who always plays to win. A CPA and consultant, Ursick published an article in the Journal of Accountancy this past November that tried to achieve the seemingly impossible: make account re......

February 3, 2016 |

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Save Valuable Time with these 8 Year-End Equity Plan Tips

Originally published on the Certent Insider blog. In a recent poll, Certent surveyed a cross section of public and private company webinar attendees to find out what participants felt was their biggest challenge associated with year-end close. Over a quart......

November 21, 2015 |

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Vena’s Financial Close Management Wins Product of the Year

October 28, 2015 (Albany, NY) – Financial Close Management (FCM) continues to drive business growth and industry recognition for Vena Solutions, the fastest growing cloud-based provider of corporate performance management (CPM) software. Most recently, Ven......

October 29, 2015 |

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5 Reasons to Stay in Excel for Financial Close Management

Consider this post a belated but heartfelt ‘Happy Spreadsheet Day’ to all those working in finance departments who have come to appreciate the power of Microsoft Excel. For those who aren’t familiar with this non-statutory “holiday,” Spreadsheet Day fell o......

October 23, 2015 |

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Is Account Rec the Bottleneck in Your Financial Close?

Finance departments are under increasing pressure to accelerate the financial close cycle while maintaining the integrity of their data and meeting an ever-growing range of regulatory reporting requirements. One major bottleneck in the close process is the......

August 8, 2015 |

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