Compleat CEO, Neil Robertson, has been published in Finance Digest.
Too big, too fast? How expanding your finance team can come back to haunt you.
In its purest form, finance is a fundamentally simple function: money comes in, money goes out. But as a business grows, demand for the finance function intensifies as the volume and value of invoices increases. To adapt to this, many businesses look to increase headcount in the finance department. But adding staff for the sake of getting bigger, without considering automation increase productivity, is a bad idea.
Read more in Finance Digest (page 40 - 41).