February is upon us. The days are starting to get a bit longer and spring will soon be upon us—even if the groundhog doesn’t think so. Valentine’s day is coming up shortly, which means that you should probably get out and get shopping. With all of the love in the air, we would once again like to show the love to our sponsors, the organizations and thought leaders who help us keep the lights on and help us continue putting out content for our members and readers.

The Controllers Council Sponsor Roundup is a monthly series built to highlight the news, insights, and culture of our esteemed and growing sponsor base.

But before we get started, a friendly reminder—Controllers Council’s Controller of the Year Awards™ is now open for submissions. Think you have what it takes? Learn more about the metrics and basics to apply for this prestigious award here.

Insights from Bill.com

Controllers Council Gold sponsor Bill.com delivers intelligent business payments solutions for small and medium businesses, helping to automate your PO-to-payment process and save 50% of your time on accounts payable. Once again, the company has continued to deliver spot on insights for their readers and exciting news:

Analysis from Euler Hermes

Euler Hermes is the worldwide leader in trade credit insurance and offers expert solutions such as surety bonds, debt collection, trade credit risk, political risk, credit management and business fraud insurance. Here are just some of the takeaways from their experts.

Learn even more about putting yourself in a position for growth with our latest webcast featuring Euler Hermes’ own economist.

News from FloQast

FloQast is close management software built by accountants for accountants so they can close faster and more accurately.

February 2021 CPE Courses from Illumeo

Keep up to date with CPE. Last month, we announced a partnership with Illumeo to provide Controllers Council Members with discounted CPE courses—as well as a few free ones every once in a while. So far, we have one upcoming course in January available for free.

Excel Efficiency: Conditional Formatting | Thursday February 18 at 1 PM CST

Conditional Formatting is one of the most powerful, yet sometimes, the most frustrating features in Excel. In this presentation, Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, delves deep into the nuances of Conditional Formatting. Techniques David covers range from simple color-coding to sophisticated techniques, such as highlighting every other row or formatting a set of cells based on amounts in other cells. Get to know more about this event and register here.