Excel skills no longer essential

Posted 3/2/2018

Research by Adaptive Insights reveals that CFOs no longer consider Excel as an essential skill. Finance leaders are now more concerned about employees’ ability to use technologies to access, analyse, and amplify data for insights to better manage the business. Two years ago, 78% of CFOs said proficiency in Excel is the most important skill for their financial planning and analysis teams, but today, just 5% agree.