A new complimentary study launched by REL, a division of The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT), is designed to help companies compare their cash forecasting practices with top performers. Forecasting cash positions and cash needs continues to be an issue for most organizations. Given the current volatility and uncertainty in the markets, it becomes all the more important for companies to forecast their cash requirements as accurately as possible. By participating in REL's newly-launched Operating Cash Flow Forecasting study, companies can find out how their performance in forecasting operating cash flow compares with other organizations. By participating in this study, companies will learn:
Key drivers of cash flow uncertainty and volatility today;
Best practices to accurately forecast cash flow;
Major investment areas for cash forecasting improvements;
And top metrics for measuring cash forecasting effectiveness
Study participants will receive composite research results and a white paper that will discuss key findings from the research. This study is the go-to guide for cash flow forecasting. REL's Operating Cash Flow Forecasting Study is open until late October, at no cost to participants, a $30,000 value. All responses will remain completely confidential and will be used only in combination with those of other study respondents to develop a composite picture. To participate in the study, visit the following link: http://www.relconsultancy.com/studies/2012/forecasting-hpn/About REL REL, a division of The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT), is a world-leading consulting firm dedicated to delivering sustainable cash flow improvement from working capital and across business operations. REL’s tailored working capital management solutions balance client trade-offs between working capital, operating costs, service performance and risk. REL’s expertise has helped clients free up billions of dollars in cash, creating the financial freedom to fund acquisitions, product development, debt reduction and share buy-back programs. In-depth process expertise, analytical rigor and collaborative client relationships enable REL to deliver an exceptional return on investment in a short timeframe. REL has delivered work in over 60 countries for Fortune 500 and global Fortune 500 companies. More information on REL is available: by phone at (770) 225-7300; by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org; or on the Web at www.relconsultancy.com.