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Time to Review Your Advisors

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I would advise that all business owners and leaders should have a trusted group of service providers/advisors.  This is especially important for the small to mid-size business owners who generally don’t have such professionals on staff.  This is your non-employee support team.  I am talking about your banker, tax professional/CPA, […]

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4 Big Lessons Learned in 2020!

2020 was a year of challenges and change for CFOs and their companies. Through it all, you persevered – and learned a lot of important lessons along the way.  From remote work and digital transformation to personnel changes and reallocated budgets, your business worked hard to adapt to new processes […]

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COVID-19 is Accelerating the Move to Digital Transformation

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing businesses to reconfigure offices and factories to allow for social distancing among employees, rethinking guidelines about working from home, refinancing debt, conserving cash, and controlling costs.  Another “lesson being learned” is the strong push by businesses to accelerate digital transformation. What is Digital Transformation? Digital […]

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Cash(flow) Is King

cash flow is king

Cash flow analysis, forecasting, and management are essential to operating a successful company. Internal cash flow, or cash flow from operations, is one of the most important financial factors in a business. It is critical for business owners to understand cash flow, and how it differs from net income so […]

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Business Blind Spots – Find Them and Fix Them

Business Blind Spots

What questions should you be asking yourself to help identify blind spots that could be impacting the growth of your business? This list of questions hit my radar while reading an article in Inc. magazine a couple of years back and now seems a perfect time in our business climate […]

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Main Street Lending Program

Main Street Lending Program

As a result of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief & Economic Security (CARES) Act, the Federal Reserve has created the Main Street Lending Program to provide a total of $600 billion in financing for small and medium-sized businesses.

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COVID-19: Managing Risk

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We’re in the midst of a once-in-a-century pandemic, and uncertainty has never been greater.  Each week, and sometimes each day, presents a new challenge, and some of those challenges present issues that we may not be prepared to face.  But we persevere.  It’s been five months since the wave of […]

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