As businesses continue to navigate the ever-changing economic landscape, the need for effective financial planning and analysis (FP&A) has never been more critical. But what exactly is FP&A, and how does it differ from an enterprise resource planning (ERP) tool?

In this webinar, we’ll explore the benefits of using an FP&A tool and how it can help your business make informed financial decisions. We’ll also discuss the key differences between FP&A and ERP, and why FP&A should be a critical component of your financial management strategy.

Additionally, we’ll dive into how an FP&A tool can assist with workforce planning, providing you with valuable insights into your organization’s staffing needs and how to optimize your workforce for maximum efficiency.

Join us for this informative webinar to learn why an FP&A tool is essential for businesses of all sizes, and how it can help you stay ahead of the competition in today’s rapidly changing business environment. Unable to attend the webinar? Please feel free to register to receive a recording of the session and the presentation slides.


Stacy Brown

Vice President of FP&A Solutions - Marcum Technology

Stacy Brown is the vice president of FP&A solutions with Marcum Technology with over 15 years of consulting experience. She specializes in implementing several corporate performance solutions for organizations across multiple industries including Nonprofits, Healthcare, SaaS, and Retail.

Mrs. Brown is an accomplished finance and accounting system professional with proven experience implementing various technologies for organizations within their finance and accounting departments. She has managed large and small engagements, overseeing the configuration and implementation of ERP solutions, including Dynamics GP, for the first 8 years of her career and for the past 10 years configuring and implementing CPM Solutions, including Planful and Vena.

Mrs. Brown was previously with a global accounting firm, where she led their Planful practice, supporting clients as they began their journey with corporate performance management technology. She received her bachelor’s in business administration, with a concentration in accounting from James Madison University.


Program Description Unlocking Financial Insights: The Power of a FP&A Tool
Important Notice Regarding CPE:
Learning Objectives
At the end of this course, the attendee will be able to:
  • Distinguish the difference between a FP&A and ERP tool
  • Develop a deeper knowledge of workforce planning
  • Illustrate the benefits of an FP&A tool and how it can help make informed financial decisions
Instruction Delivery Method Group Internet Based (virtual classroom) 
Recommended CPE Credit
1 Credit
To receive CPE credit, attendees must respond to three out of the four polling questions asked during the program and be active in the webinar platform for a minimum of 50 minutes.
Recommended Field of Study Computer Software & Applications
Prerequisites None
Program Level Basic
Advance Preparation None
Cancellation Policy You may cancel your registration at any time prior to the event.
Complaint Resolution Policy For more information regarding refund, concerns and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at [email protected].

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