Entries tagged "growth"

Oct
11
2018
We’ve had a number of clients over the years – some of them have formal Boards of Directors and Finance Committees, while others have brought in colleagues to be their Boards of Advisors (some of them have neither, and I think it’s a lost opportunity). I... MORE
Sep
21
2018
A common misunderstanding by growing business owners is that their belief in their business is as easy to comprehend by any bank they walk into. The process of borrowing money can be far more involved, and particularly, more relationship driven. Not all banks are quick... MORE
Jul
20
2018
We’re in the midst of one of the lowest unemployment periods in recent American history, which means that finding a good employee for that new opening of yours has become a much more difficult endeavor. It’s time like these where I start thinking about a... MORE
Jun
29
2018
Some time ago we discussed what a Project Management Professional (PMP) is and the steps you need to take to become one. With the labor market as competitive as it is today, we thought we would go back and review why you might bring a... MORE
Jun
7
2018
Most successful business owners swear by the importance of networking and many wouldn’t be where they are today without diligently pursuing new contacts. From a business standpoint, we network for a few reasons: 1.) to connect with new services or expertise that can elevate our own... MORE
Dec
27
2017
In our last article, we talked about the importance of getting the right hires for the right position, all in order to allow your business take care of itself. As part of that effort, we covered why some businesses might want to look into hiring... MORE
Dec
29
2016
The new year brings new opportunities for your business to grow, and you’ve probably already started planning for the growth you want this coming year. But do you have the resources you need to manage that growth? If not, consider adding a comprehensive accounting team... MORE
Apr
23
2015
We’ve talked before about when it is just time to say goodbye to staff – in fact, we’ve almost encouraged it. But we also know that sometimes we’re just wasting our breath, because those moves just ain’t gonna happen. So here is where you go... MORE
Nov
5
2014
In a recent post, we tried to answer the question of when it is appropriate for a startup to hire a CFO. That was a two-part question — in today's post we want to talk about a way to define a startup itself. Many leaders may... MORE
Aug
13
2014
Knowing when to make tough, but healthier personnel decisions  One of our favorite parts of working with our clients is getting to know some of the different personalities from each organization. We enjoy being the “fresh set of eyes” that can bring a new perspective to... MORE
Checklists Are More Useful Than You Think
Whenever I can find the time in between all the... MORE
The Objective of a Board Meeting
We’ve had a number of clients over the years –... MORE
Bring the Right Numbers and Plenty of Supporting Evidence When Applying for a Loan
A common misunderstanding by growing business owners is that their... MORE
Going to Need a Business Loan?
As you grow your business, you’re likely going to run... MORE
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