Welcome to the March issue of CFO Insights.
This month, we explore solutions to navigate challenges due to recent banking market disruptions, as well as in the ESG landscape, the future of work, and preparing for the emerging metaverse. Read on for our thoughtful insights on how to navigate risk in a dynamic world.
5 Considerations for Finance Leaders After Banking Market Disruption
Forbes Article by Protiviti's Jim DeLoach
Recent disruption in the banking industry presents a wake-up call for internal and external stakeholders alike in companies outside of financial services. To address questions and expectations of boards and senior leaders, read more for 5 points for CFOs of non-banks to consider.
Need to Know for the CFO: Top 5
5 ways to mitigate greenwashing risks
“Greenwashing” is an accusation that activists, investors and other stakeholders levy when they believe a company’s sustainability and environmental proclamations and disclosures lack credibility, meaning they are not supported by facts and underlying data.Read more
3 strategies to reduce people problems
Technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) companies exist on the forefront of change, constantly pushing the envelope on digital innovation and transformation. But there are signs that leaders in this industry are growing increasingly concerned about their organisations’ ability to maintain that position and pace — not only this year, but over the next decade.Read more
People and the future of work are defining business challenges for the next decade
People and culture sit atop the list of key risk concerns of board members and executives worldwide looking out over the next 12 months as well as into 2032, according to the latest Top Risks Survey from Protiviti and NC State University’s ERM Initiative.Read more
Business leaders need to prepare for the emerging metaverse
Ever since Steven Spielberg put the metaverse on the mainstream map in 2018 with his science fiction adventure film, Ready Player One, based on Ernest Cline’s novel of the same name, there has been a slow but steady drumbeat of momentum building around the potential and possibilities of this brave, new, immersive world.Read more