Turning Business Vision Into A Reality through Strategy

Financial Management Strategy

In prior discussions, we’ve discussed the role and responsibilities of a CFO for any business, and the top 10 concerns of a CFO. We’ve categorized the responsibilities of a CFO into four categories (shown below) and reviewed how the functions in the Financial Management and Performance categories … [Read more...]

Financial Management: More than Just Financial Statements

Financial Management

Of the many responsibilities falling within the role of a CFO, as diagrammed below, most people are most familiar with those having to do with Financial Management.  However, even within the familiar function of Financial Management, there is some degree of misperception of what a CFO actually … [Read more...]

Top 10 Concerns of Every CFO

Scope of Services

As we’ve previously discussed, a CFO’s role is very broad and encompasses functions critical to a business’ success.  Every CFO, and Business Owner, should be most concerned about the following: Managing cash flow – Without sufficient cash, the business cannot operate.  A CFO is concerned not … [Read more...]

New Year Business Planning Strategy

The beginning of a new business year is upon us. This is an excellent opportunity to build energy for the new year by reflecting upon the successes and challenges of your business.  Here are some tips and ideas for constructive activities to prepare your business for a new year. I. Evaluate this … [Read more...]

What is the role of a CFO in a Business?

Scope of Services

It may surprise you that the role of a Chief Financial Officer, or CFO, is about much more than accounting. The role of a CFO is multi-faceted, touching all parts of a business. On a typical day, a CFO is concerned with the business’ resources, its strategic direction, its operating efficiencies, … [Read more...]