• Disrupting Aging in the Workplace

    Oct 10, 2017
    People are working longer, in many cases well past the traditional retirement age. Learn how and why organizations like AARP are recognizing and embracing the value that an inter-generational, experienced workforce brings to organizational effectiveness and the health of corporate culture.
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  • How GoDaddy Used Average Rate Forwards to Protect Revenues and Cash

    Oct 02, 2017
    Discover how GoDaddy's hedging program efficiently accounts for revenues from 42 different currencies using average rate hedges to protect the translation of non-US income.
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  • What Do People Say About You When You Leave the Room?

    Sep 07, 2017
    Networking is a key tool for building your personal brand. When it comes to advancing your career, it’s not just about what you know, it is also about who you know and more importantly, who knows YOU.
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  • San Diego: Home to the Best Fish Tacos in the USA

    Aug 17, 2017
    San Diego is particularly well known for its spectacular fish tacos. So while you’re enjoying conference, be sure to take a break and visit any one (or multiple) of San Diego’s legendary fish taco restaurants. Here’s some info to help you choose your favorite.
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  • Living in Data

    Aug 07, 2017
    Whether you’re going on a first date or planning for retirement, the far reaching machinery of big data touches almost everything you do. As collective architects of this massive apparatus we need to be asking ourselves: What’s it like to live inside the systems that we’re creating?
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  • Celebrating a Milestone

    Jul 27, 2017
    Life is about relationships; use the conference to develop new ones by taking advantage of having thousands of your peers in one place. Be curious. Use the time while standing in line, eating a meal, or waiting for a session to reach out to those around you - you never know, they could become your friend for the next 20 years.
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  • AFP 2017…This is a big deal.

    Jul 25, 2017
    Time has not stood still over the years. Nor have our jobs, market influences, regulations, and responsibilities. And nor has the Association for Financial Professionals conference. It remains fresh.
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  • Don't Let the Quit In

    Jul 20, 2017
    Earning the U.S. Army Ranger tab gave me a louder voice than I ever expected. With that voice, I am looking forward to inspiring you and helping you keep the quit out.
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  • Become Data Eloquent to Drive Your Finance Transformation

    Jun 29, 2017
    For the past 2 decades, Finance has attempted to transform itself for better efficiency, accuracy, and agility. The end game was to become better partners and bring more value to the game. But for most evolution to be kicked off and successful, it takes a degree of pressure and a sense of emergency.
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  • Payments Knowledge on Display at AFP 2017

    Jun 22, 2017
    An acquaintance recently said to me - "I thought you retired? Why are YOU going to AFP 2017?" The answer is simple and at the same time complicated. It's true - I did retire from my job. BUT I did not retire from the treasury industry.
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  • How You Can Make a Big Impact

    Jun 14, 2017
    Each of us can make a difference and that’s why I’m proud to see all of the sustainability efforts taking place at AFP 2017 through AFP Aware. So if you’re headed to San Diego this October, here are a couple ways you can make a big impact.
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  • Helping Make a Difference through AFP Aware

    May 30, 2017
    Everyone leads a busy life these days, and sometimes it’s easy to use it as an excuse to not volunteer in your community but, the opportunity to volunteer through AFP Aware is one you do not want to miss out on.
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  • It’s Time to Attack the Block

    May 18, 2017
    If you follow me on Twitter or regularly read my articles online, you’ll know that I attend a lot of conferences, reporting on topics that are relevant for treasury and finance professionals. And if you’ve been paying attention lately, I’ve been writing and tweeting a lot about blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT).
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  • Set Yourself Up for Career Success

    May 04, 2017
    Whether you’ve secured your ideal job or are still searching, you still need to grow and develop as a treasury or finance professional. The AFP Conference is by far the most influential in my career development.
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  • How does AFP 2017 Keep FP&A Content Fresh and Innovative?

    Apr 13, 2017
    The AFP Conference is something I really look forward to. It’s my yearly boost of knowledge, connecting or reconnecting with peers, and staying up to date on industry issues. Sessions, tracks, speakers, and networking events are customized for all aspects of treasury and finance.
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  • Can I Really Afford to Be Out of the Office?

    Apr 06, 2017
    Plan, be present and maximize your time at AFP 2017 and you will soon realize how well spent these three days out of office really are.
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  • An Introvert’s Guide to AFP 2017

    Mar 30, 2017
    I’m naturally introverted, so I feel very uncomfortable in situations with people I do not know. My heart races, I get sweaty palms… - the whole thing. So as you can imagine – attending the AFP Annual Conference with 6,499 of my closest friends each year is very intimidating.
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  • San Diego: The Place to be for AFP 2017

    Mar 23, 2017
    The San Diego Convention Center is thrilled to host AFP 2017 in October! Much has changed since the last time AFP was here and we are excited to welcome you back.
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  • See You In San Diego

    Feb 28, 2017
    You wake up in the morning on Sunday, October 15. Well rested, big yawn. Other than tending to your fantasy football team, what will be your plan for that day?
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