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Critical Business Functions: Misunderstood, Underutilized, and Undervalued Part One: Credit and A/R Management
The credit and collection function is the most misunderstood, underutilized, and undervalued area of business. When allied with the sales function, controlled A

credit debt management  value proposition for the credit function in business? If we consider the most common key performance indicators (KPI)— Days Sales Outstanding (DSO) and percent of bad debt —it would seem that the major role of credit is risk management . However these measurements and the thinking behind them are flawed, out-of-date, and potentially detrimental in today's business world. Accounts receivable (A/R) is one of the largest and most liquid of corporate assets, credit and A/R management may be the most

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