40 episodes

Being Planful is the show for FP&A leaders, and planning experts. We will bring you discussions with thought leaders, planning experts from across industries, and folks just like you to discuss how you too can break free of the low-value work and become the strategic advisor you aspire to be.

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Being Planful is the show for FP&A leaders, and planning experts. We will bring you discussions with thought leaders, planning experts from across industries, and folks just like you to discuss how you too can break free of the low-value work and become the strategic advisor you aspire to be.

    Planful Perform: Better, Together | FP&A Fridays

    Planful Perform: Better, Together | FP&A Fridays

    On this episode, Rowan, Chris and Glenn talk all things Planful Perform, our user conference for finance and accounting taking place from May 23-25 in Las Vegas. The theme for this year’s event is “Better, Together.” Tune in to hear what it means to be better together, the value you’ll achieve by attending, which sessions Rowan, Chris and Glenn are most excited for, and much more. Like what you hear? It's not too late to save your seat for the most impactful user conference of the year at planful.com/perform.

    • 34 min
    Getting Finance Future Ready | Steve Player

    Getting Finance Future Ready | Steve Player

    What does it mean to be a “future ready finance” organization? Steve Player, Managing Director of Future Ready Finance, shares his thoughts on this episode of Being Planful. Tune in to hear how you can make the shift to becoming “future ready”, why doing so will bring value to your organization, how to gain agility and the ability to better course correct, and much more.

    • 38 min
    Navigating Career Change | FP&A Fridays

    Navigating Career Change | FP&A Fridays

    It's another FP&A Fridays, and this time around Rowan and Chris share valuable advice for finance, accounting and FP&A professionals who are considering or are in the process of making a career shift. Whether it's a role change, a new company, a different industry, or a transition into leadership, Rowan and Chris advise listeners to zero in on the "why" behind the desire for change, and to ensure that it aligns with their long term "whys", too.

    • 24 min
    Setting Expectations in Finance | FP&A Fridays

    Setting Expectations in Finance | FP&A Fridays

    Setting expectations is a crucial part of every job, but let’s talk about why it’s perhaps even more important in Finance. On this week’s episode of FP&A Fridays, Rowan, Chris and Glenn share their thoughts on setting expectations when starting a new role, leveling expectations with your partners in the business, overcoming misaligned expectations, and more.

    • 42 min
    Winning Your Whitespace with Data | Michael Zambetti

    Winning Your Whitespace with Data | Michael Zambetti

    On this episode of Being Planful, Rowan speaks with Michael Zambetti, Manager, Finance & Data Analytics at National DCP, LLC, about finding value in your whitespace. Tune in to hear how Michael wound up with a finance and data analytics title, his thoughts on getting in tune with your data, how to leverage automation to gain time for real value add, what it's like in a data analytics environment and how to acquire a data analytics skillset, and much more.

    • 35 min
    How to Keep Current | FP&A Fridays

    How to Keep Current | FP&A Fridays

    "Every day is a school day". On this episode of FP&A Fridays, Rowan and Glenn share tips and tricks for staying up-to-date with all of the latest finance and accounting trends. Tune in to hear their insights on where you can look to pull inspiration and find new learnings, how to engage with your community to help you remain current, and the importance of always staying curious.

    • 27 min

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