Centage Kicks Off Innovative Webinar Series “Advances in Budgeting”

Natick MA – July 22, 2015Centage ™ Corporation, a leading provider of budgeting and forecasting software (Budget Maestro™) for small and medium sized businesses, will present a summer budget preparation webinar series called “Advances in  Budgeting”.  The thirty minute sessions will utilize the automated, formula-free Budget Maestro solution to demonstrate emerging best practices and innovative new approaches to common budget and forecast challenges. For more information or to register for the webinar series visit the registration links provided for each session below.

Scheduled webinars include:

  • “Replacing the (Frustrating) Excel® Template”

Be a Finance Pro, Not a programmer
Thursday, July 30th at 2:00 p.m. EDT / 11:00 a.m. PDT
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  • “One is the Loneliest Number of Budget Versions”

It’s an Infinite What If World
Wednesday, August 12th at 3:00 p.m. EDT / 12:00 p.m. PDT
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  • “Why P&L Budgeting Isn’t Enough”

The Benefits of Automated Balance Sheet Budgeting and Cash Flow Forecasting
Tuesday, August 25th at 1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT
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  • “Budgeting Without the Formula Bar”

Let the Computer Maintain the Model
Thursday, September 8th at 2:00 p.m. EDT / 11:00 a.m. PDT
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In less than half an hour, each unique session will unpack new and different subject matter.  Our hosts will call on industry practitioners and experts from within Centage who collectively have built thousands of budgets. Key learning objectives include:

  • How organizations can solicit budget feedback, provide budget guidance and consolidate budget and forecast input without the use of cumbersome spreadsheet templates;
  • Understand the limitations of static budgets and articulate the value of scenario planning;
  • Recognize why balance sheet forecasting is important and how to link it to a P & L forecast;
  • How to free yourself from the macros, lookups and function terminology of Excel® budgets.

The webinar series is sponsored in part by the Centage Partner Channel.  Centage Solution Partners are the industry’s premier financial software companies delivering exceptional value, by leveraging deep understanding of accounting and finance systems (ERP) to complement Centage’s world class budgeting, forecasting and Business Intelligence (BI) products.  Centage offers three partner programs to meet the needs of a variety of partners – Solution Partner, Referral Partner, and Technology Partner – all of which are designed to help partners grow their businesses with exceptional financial management solutions. To learn more visitwww.centage.com/partners.

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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