Practical Tips & Tricks for Your Professional Life as a Financial Controller

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According to EY, 80% of Financial Controllers say their job is becoming more and more demanding over the past 5 years. Just being good with numbers is not enough. You need to be a reliable business partner, explain “the numbers” to non-financial people while process transactions and manage reports. The increased pressure from investors and the continuously changing business environment …

3 Rules for Conference Attire: What to Wear

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One of the most stressful things while preparing for a conference beyond building your presentation is to figure out what to wear. It has happened to me more than once and potentially it has happened to you as well. In theory, you’re there to network, meet your peers and the “leaders” of your industry — and, of course, to enhance …

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Knowledge Begins With Experiences: 5 Reasons To Experience The Medical Devices 3P Forum

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Knowledge is power. It’s progress. And investing in it is what can make you better than the others. Did you know that there are more than 45.000 project managers and over 58.000 product managers in Medical Devices companies across the world just on LinkedIn? So, how are you going to stand out from the crowd? Benjamin Franklin was right after …

5 Practical Tips To Master Your Next Presentation & Dazzle Your Audience

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“A good speech should be like a woman’s skirt; long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.” -Winston S. Churchill Churchill’s example might be extreme but it surely is to-the-point. Our professional life can be linked to a live performance in which we have limited time to impress our audience. Whether it is a Skype interview, a small office …

How to overcome cross-functional difficulties in Project Management by Reny ten Haaf

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One of the best aspects of being the content manager here at EBCG is that you can have the chance to meet new and interesting people every single day. My favorite way to do it is by conducting interviews with our conference speakers! Last month, I had the opportunity to talk with Reny ten Haaf, TA Associate Director Respiratory & Vaccines Project …

5 Reasons You Can’t Afford To Miss The 2017 CFO Executive Summit (Part I)

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In the past 6 years, more than 500 CFOs across Europe experienced the CFO Executive Summit organized by EBCG. This interactive platform for financial officers in the CEE Region offers you over 12 hours of tailored presentations, specific case studies and interactive discussions. The 7th Annual CFO Executive Summit is expected to draw more people than ever this April. If …

Reflections: The Future of Financial Shared Services 2016

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Last month, the 2nd Annual Future of Financial Shared Services took place in the beautiful little big city of Bratislava. More than 100 attendees from all over Europe came together at Crowne Plaza Bratislava to discuss future trends in the Shared Services world, review last year’s take-aways and seek advice from their peers in order to take their organization and …

Speaker Interview with Claus Schaffrath |The Medical Devices 3P Forum in Berlin

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Last month, the 4th Annual Medical Devices 3P Forum kicked off in the beautiful city of Berlin and more than 100 attendees had the chance to meet their peers in a perfectly organized chaos full of discussions and workshops. One of our exceptional speakers was Claus Schaffrath, MD, Director Global Product Management Clinical Solutions at Philips. I had the opportunity to talk …