Decision-making & Behavioral Biases: Turning Routine Into Productivity

Between 1970 and 2006, the average number of hours in a working year increased by 200. And most of the time, we sit behind our desks doing the same task over and over again. We are so occupied with our day to day office routine that we rarely stop in order to get a broader […]

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

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 […]

3 Rules for Conference Attire: What to Wear

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 — […]

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

“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 […]

5 Reasons You Can’t Afford To Miss The 2017 CFO Executive Summit

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 […]

Reflections: The Future of Financial Shared Services 2016

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 […]

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

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 […]

Speaker Interview with Andreas Norlin, Independent Project Leader

EBCG has the world’s largest conference for project & portfolio management professionals for 6 years now. 2017 will be the year when we go even bigger! On March 2nd & 3rd, around 200 attendees and speakers from all kinds of Pharma and Biotech companies will come together in London for the 7th Annual Pharma PPM Toolbox. They will […]