Tech for Finance

Tech for Finance

Hosted by: Adam Shilton

Helping finance professionals leverage technology to level up their lives. Discussing the latest finance & tech trends from AI & automation, to data & analytics, to finance transformation. Welcoming...

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Accounting Meets Art: How to Use Visuals as the Ultimate Productivity Tool - Mike Manalac | Ep.071

In this episode, Adam Shilton and Mike Manalac dive into the creative side of accounting and finance. Mike, an illustrator and accounting manager at Google, shares how he incorporates drawing and visuals into his work...
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Automating Excel: Demystifying VBA, Office Script, Power Query & Python - Mark Proctor | Ep.070

Join Microsoft MVP Mark Proctor and Adam Shitlon as they delve into powerful tools like VBA and Power Query, and how they can revolutionize your workflow, automating tedious tasks and streamlining processes. In this...
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Projection vs Reality: Avoid These Financial Modelling Mistakes - Danielle Stein Fairhurst | Ep.069

In this episode, we welcome Danielle Stein Fairhurst, a renowned Microsoft MVP, Author, and Corporate Trainer. Danielle shares her expertise in financial modeling, highlighting the crucial distinction between models...
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How to Select an AI Chat Tool - Is ChatGPT Still the Best? [6-Step Framework] | Ep.067

Episode #67

In the ever-evolving world of AI chat tools, finding the right solution can be a daunting task. Fear not, as we present a comprehensive 6-step framework to help you navigate the sea of options. From budget constraints...
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How to Fix a Broken Spend Culture: The Future of AP Automation - Howard Katzenberg | EP.066

Episode #66

What does it mean to have a "good spend culture"? Howard Katzenberg, founder and CEO of Glean AI, breaks it down. We explore building financial visibility, tightening spend control, and empowering employees to make...
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Beyond Benchmarks: Will Whizzy Tech Make You a Better Finance Team? - It's Not All About the Numbers | Ep.065

Episode #65

In this episode of "It's Not About the Numbers," hosts Chris and Mike, along with special co-host Adam Shilton, a trailblazer in AI finance, dive deep into the role of technology in enhancing finance team efficiency,...
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A Framework for Deploying Python in Finance 3 Steps | Ep.064

Episode #64

This video talks through a 3-step framework for deploying Python in finance. ------CHAPTERS------ 1. Python...
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Ditch Excel, Embrace AI: Why Python is the Future for Finance Pros - Stephanie Mertz | Ep.063

Episode #63

In this episode of Tech for Finance, we interview Stephanie Mertz, co-founder and CTO of Eisen, an innovative fintech platform aiming to transform dormant account management. With deep expertise in computer science...
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Future AI Predictions: Autonomous Agents vs AGI - GrowCFO Show | Ep.062

In this replay of the GrowCFO show, host Kevin Appleby talks with returning guest Adam Shilton about how finance teams can use AI tools like ChatGPT. They discuss the different categories of AI tools - personal...
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What AI CAN’T Do: The Human Side of FP&A - Martin Zych (Pt. 2) | Ep.061

Episode #61

More goodies at | Listen in as we navigate the intricate dance between AI and human intuition in the realm of financial forecasting and analysis. Together with my insightful guest Martin, we...
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Unlock the Power of Copilot’s AI Driven Data Insights - with GrowCFO | Ep.060

Episode #60

Join us on this journey as we explore the groundbreaking potential of Microsoft Co-pilot in the world of finance, likening its innovative impact to the advent of the first iPhone. With esteemed guests Oli Deacon,...
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Replacement & Redundancy: Rethinking Tech Enabled Business - This Week in Tech | Ep.059

Episode #59

Join us as we explore the ever-evolving intersection of technology and business models with our insightful guest, Dan Lawrence from Bots for that. This week, we're peering into the future with the Apple Vision Pro,...
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