Women in Tech - Looking Beyond Bias and Barriers

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  1. A Simplified Approach for Consolidation of Investments

    Reading time: 21 mins

    Learn how to automate consolidation of investments as you use Enterprise Controlling-Consolidation (EC-CS) and Strategic Enterprise Management-Business Consolidation System (SEM-BCS) functionality to expedite your period-end close. See how you can achieve this without a full-blown implementation of the consolidation of investments component. Key Concept The consolidation of investments (COI) component comes delivered with Strategic Enterprise…...…
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    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technology

    Ashild Hanne Larsen’s journey to becoming Vice President of Subsurface Excellence and Digital for Equinor, an international energy company headquartered in Norway, has been “somewhat strange,” she says. Larsen began working for Equinor as a catering assistant working on offshore oil rigs making beds, doing kitchen work, and removing waste from people’s waste baskets. Subsequent roles in HR and technology projects led her to where…
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    Women in Leadership Keynote: Perspectives on What Matters in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

    Reading time: 8 mins

    As organizations strive to define and execute on DEI objectives, we are discovering disparities between existing initiatives, their value, and their impact on employees. In a panel discussion among women leaders in technology and supply chain at SAPinsider 2023, lessons learned from existing initiatives, as well as misses of these initiatives, were discussed. A core…
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    Introduction to SAP Joint Venture Accounting, Part II

    Reading time: 8 mins

    A joint venture (JV) is an arrangement in which two or more parties come together and agree to pool their resources for a specific task. This task can be a new project or any other business activity. In a joint venture, each partner is responsible for profits, losses, and costs associated with the venture. Joint…
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    Women in Tech – Looking Beyond Bias and Barriers

    Reading time: 6 mins

    Gender equality in the workplace remains a work in progress. While the tech industry has been a key driver of change, women remain underrepresented in the industry. Global statistics reveal that men continue to occupy the C-suite at a disproportionate rate in tech, and despite improvements at the Board level, the tech industry still lacks…
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    Working with SAP Group Reporting S/4HANA Finance 2022/2021

    Reading time: 21 mins

    Solutions like Group Reporting are long-term investments on which improvements are continuously made, unlike products that are in support mode and receive no maintenance support when they reach the end of their life cycle. In this article, you will explore the key functionalities of SAP Group Reporting and the recent new additions to it.
  7. Tackle Changes to Inventory, Cash Flow, and Benefit Regulations with SAP ERP

    Reading time: 14 mins

    Review some accounting standard changes, including changes to foreign exchange rates, inventory, and benefits, and see how the SAP ERP system can address them. Key Concept The driver of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and International Accounting Standards (IAS) is the need to bring uniformity and consistency to accounting practices and reporting across the globe…....…
  8. Generate Your Cash Flow Report Automatically Using SAP ECC and SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation

    Reading time: 23 mins

    The cash flow and shareholders’ equity reports are two of the most challenging reports in any legal consolidation project. Generating them on a monthly basis is even more difficult if the right configuration or design is not in place. Follow a real-world procedure used to generate and calculate the statement of cash flows and shareholders’…...…
  9. Prepare for IFRS with the Starter Kit for IFRS for SAP BusinessObjects Financial Consolidation

    Reading time: 14 mins

    The adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as part of a global international accounting convergence can be expensive for your company because it is an implementation rather than just an accounting or reporting project. Learn about the latest starter kit from SAP for its SAP BusinessObjects Financial Consolidation application, which can speed up and…...…
  10. Creating a Real-Time Cash Flow Report Using SAP S/4HANA Group Reporting

    Reading time: 16 mins

    The significant complexities involved in creating a real-time cash flow report using your SAP system can prevent companies from including the level of detail that they need. Understanding the cash flow process and new reporting functionalities in SAP S/4HANA can help organizations simplify these complexities. This article provides several updates for creating a cash flow…