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NDANO offers live in-person and online learning opportunities for nonprofits, often with partners. Members receive discounted rates on all NDANO events. All times are Central unless otherwise indicated.

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Finance Team of the Future: How to Use Your Data to Lead and Be More Resilient

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
1:00 pm2:00 pm

Presenter: Eide Bailly
Cost: Free


Course Description:
To say that 2020 came with a number of surprises would be an understatement. But perhaps it is not a surprise to learn that data-driven organizations have proven to be more resilient and perform stronger during the pandemic. To be a successful financial leader in 2021, embracing a data-focused approach to your decision making and business strategy is key. Join Eide Bailly's webinar to discover how to become a data-driven financial leader. From CFOs to accountants and controllers, they'll outline the steps to define an effective data strategy, identify your key data sources and provide tips to using your data effectively to drive results. They'll also share how data-driven organizations have outperformed their competition during the pandemic in decision-making, reporting to stakeholders, collaboration and overall business agility and resilience.

Learning Objectives:
Define what it means to be a data-driven finance team
Outline the steps to define an effective data strategy in your organization
Discuss how to use data analytics to drive results and aid decision making
Identify the key phases of data maturity and good reporting
Review real-life examples of data in action

Nathan McMurtrey, Principal | Eide Bailly
Nathan believes that every company can be a data company. As the leader of Eide Bailly's data analytics practice, he helps businesses reach that vision. Previously the CEO and founder of Xerva, a business intelligence company located in Orem, Utah, Nathan loves to watch data transform businesses and go from being a liability to an asset.