This post is originally from The Protiviti View. Protiviti, a subsidiary of Robert Half, is a global consulting firm that helps companies solve problems in finance, technology, operations, governance, risk and internal audit. The Protiviti View, the company’s blog, features commentary, insights and points of view on key challenges and risks facing companies today.
Our annual Finance Priorities Survey provides an insightful glimpse into business post-recession. Cash management and working capital, always a priority, have taken on even greater importance for chief financial officers and finance executives. Given the past six years and the scary recession experience itself, that shouldn’t be surprising.