Linking Financial Acumen to Business Performance

By Paul Vorbach, Managing Director, AcademyGlobal Pty Ltd The Oxford Dictionary defines acumen as ‘the ability to make good judgments and make quick decisions’. According to the dictionary, the word is derived from the Latin verb ‘acuere’: ‘to sharpen’. The acquisition of financial acumen hinges on the combination of many factors, including on-the-job experience and continuous learning. […]