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Leadership

How to unlock the creative talent within your finance team Logo cgma

  Jessica Hubbard |   Free |   Jun 2021 |   FM magazine

A new study reveals that creativity can be developed and sustained in the most unexpected places.

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Leadership: Team building, Advanced

4 Comments/Reflections

Willias Zihove

Willias Zihove Dec 2021

I totally agree with the point that finance professionals tend to underestimate their creativity, we in most cases see creativity in big ideas that substantially change the business and ignore the day to day ideas that lead to small and incremental improvements.
Daniel Jones

Daniel Jones Oct 2021

Interesting reading, creating a culture of ongoing learning and development is important.


Really good self reflection question: do you assign success/failre to effort invested or to innate ability. 


The later gives "excuses" and takes away your ability to perform outside of "what you are good at". 


Focus on effort and investment, ackownleding a skill or knowledge gap and investing the effort to learn
Fiona Clarke

Fiona Clarke Oct 2021

Excellant article
Jason Coady

Jason Coady Sep 2021

A very insightful article, developing creative talent in Finance functions will enable them to play an increased role in providing business partnering and supporting both finance and business transformation