Why Financial Modelling Skills Will Be A Big Career Door Opener For Emerging Accounting & Finance Talent

This article is written by financial modelling specialist, Lance Rubin. You can find more of Lance’s work at https://www.modelcitizn.com/ Background If you have recently been for a job interview or at least just taken a small peek through the door called opportunity then you may have noticed something emerging regarding a new key skill requirement, which…

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Financial Modelling: Diamonds in the Rough

This article is written by financial modelling specialist, Lance Rubin. You can find more of Lance’s work at https://www.modelcitizn.com/ BACKGROUND Why is it so hard to find Finance staff with good financial modeling skills? Surely all accountants and professional finance people are good financial modelers? When I was leading a large team within the Finance function…

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Why I’m Not a CFO! – A Career Planning Reality Check

If you’ve read any of my articles, you may well have wondered why I’m not a CFO by now. I presume to talk about the Finance function. I talk as if I know what the Finance function should be, and how it should be run. I’ve had many senior roles in my career in Finance…

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So you want to be a CFO? – 12 actionable tips to plot a course to the top role in Finance!

There are things you can do to make yourself CFO material

“What are the things I need to do to become a CFO in the future?” “How can I make the transition from Financial Controller to Finance Director?” These are the kind of questions I get from people from time to time. They probably ask me because of the breadth and length of my experience. So,…

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Andy Burrows Featured on the Strength in The Numbers Show

When Andrew Codd asked me if I’d be a guest on his new podcast, The Strength in the Numbers Show, I was excited. I connected with Andrew on LinkedIn quite soon after starting Supercharged Finance. He and Anders Liu-Lindberg seemed to be having some good online discussions about Finance business partnering, which I’d already written…

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Sharing the Love – Useful Resources For Finance People From Other Sources

Since I’ve been writing articles on Finance topics, I’ve been paying more attention to others who are doing similar things – providing resources for Finance people. And one of the great benefits of doing the writing (and I think everyone who publishes thought-provoking material will say the same) is that you get to connect with,…

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