Financial Analytics News
November 19, 2015
Finance leaders at AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah are all using Workday reporting, but the office's branch managers are slow to adopt the software.
October 30, 2015
Senior managers from three major brands outlined the organizational structures of their analytics teams and shared best practices in a panel at the HR Technology Conference.
July 14, 2015
Workday unveils fund for startups in data science and machine learning and expands financial software to include planning, budgeting and forecasting.
May 22, 2015
Zuora aims to help providers better understand their subscription customers, while Cornerstone presents predictive analytics and platform as a service.
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