Today, Salary Finance - the financial wellbeing platform for employees - announced the completion of a $20 million Series B funding round to scale its platform in the United States, expanding from strong growth in the United Kingdom.
The need for all of your managers to understand finance stems from the core business goal: to generate profit.
Your CFO doesn’t expect you to have a finance degree, just like you don’t expect them to have an HR degree. But they do expect you to be able to connect the financial dots.
Sales has evolved from pushing products to selling value. To sell value, it is critical to know what is valuable and how that value will be measured.
Business acumen is important for all employees, from the front line all the way to the corner office, but i’s especially important for HR and training leaders.