Many technology and operational leaders will read the 2023 US Bank CFO report and say – “Cost control is a nail again and technology is the hammer. Nothing new here.” But this would be a short-sighted read and miss the opportunity to partner with the CFOs to leverage the most impactful technology trend in the past 20 years for equipment finance, AI.
Collaboration is expanding and evolving from being a key part of a winning business culture to being the foundation of the business model and design of the technology stack that sustains the business’s competitive advantage. By purposefully designing for collaboration – culture, business model, technology – organizations can exceed customer expectations and realize success not thought possible.
The availability and analysis of data is the driving force for change in business today and we see five ways that it is going to change the way equipment finance operates over the next few years. We note that “changing the way a business operates” is another way to say “changing our behavior” so we are really talking about five ways data is going to create innovation in our industry.