Centage Corporation Webinar Highlights Six Reasons to Replace Excel for Accurate Budgeting & Planning in 2016

Natick MA – November 18, 2015 – This Thursday Centage™ Corporation, a leading provider of budgeting and forecasting software (Budget Maestro™) for small and medium sized businesses, will host a live webinar highlighting the six reasons to replace Excel for accurate budgeting and forecasting. By eliminating the detailed spreadsheet maintenance required to build and change a budget model, attendees will learn how to create a faster, more accurate, and flexible budget model in as little as five days. To register click here.

Webinar registration details:

  • Title: “Six Reasons to Replace Excel for Accurate Budgeting & Planning in 2016”
  • Date/Time: Thursday, November 19th at 2:00 p.m. EST
  • Registration: Click here

Budget Maestro can do what Excel cannot; it enables finance professionals to create a budget model using pre-programmed, 100% accurate, budget logic that automates the debit and credit calculations allowing them focus on the numbers and the results from the model. As a result, it frees finance teams to interact with the budget contributors and to run infinite scenarios to help them make decisions- without worrying about the underlying model.

In just 30 minutes learn how these key reasons can guide you to a better budgeting, planning, and forecasting model to make more accurate and impactful decisions including how to:

  • Seamlessly connect a general ledger to import a chart of accounts and trial balance;
  • Leverage an easy quick start wizard to build a complete budget model in as little as five days;
  • Maintain consistency and accuracy from multiple budget contributors working on the same model;
  • Compare budget to actuals with transaction level drill through granularity;
  • Automatically generate projected GAAP compliant Balance Sheet and Cash Flow;
  • Use a model to create unlimited what-if scenarios.

About Centage

Centage Corporation’s Planning Maestro is a cloud platform for modern planning and analytics that transforms how companies budget, forecast and report performance. Centage delivers sophisticated financial intelligence that can be implemented quickly and scale with the needs of today’s dynamic businesses. With a direct line-of-sight into the organization’s financial health, Centage clients can react quickly to market changes, take intelligent risks, and capitalize on new opportunities. Centage serves over 10,000 users worldwide. Visit Centage.com, follow on LinkedIn, or visit the Centage Blog for the latest insights.

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