Monthly Archives: November 2012

Mergers & Acquisitions: Due Diligence & Your Advisory Team

In our last article, we looked at the potential benefits of growing your company through a merger with or acquisition of another business. A merger or acquisition may enable you to achieve rapid growth very quickly when compared with organic … Continue reading

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Should You Consider Growth Through Acquisition?

There are two primary ways that CEOs and CFOs can grow their businesses. One is by increasing sales, a strategy that is often referred to as internal or “organic” growth. The other is by buying or acquiring another business. One … Continue reading

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Effective Cash Management

This article is by Randy S. Miller, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. There are many reasons why a business becomes successful, but nothing can have a greater negative impact on a business than not managing cash effectively. For many businesses, the … Continue reading

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Managing Your Business in the “New Normal”

Since emerging from the recession over three years ago, the U.S. economy has struggled to maintain momentum and limped along at a below-average growth rate. Unemployment has also remained stubbornly high, hovering around 8% nationally and remaining above 10% in … Continue reading

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Are Health Savings Accounts Right For You and Your Employees?

Healthcare has obviously become a hot-button topic over the past couple of years. The controversial Affordable Care Act passed in 2010, but if anything, this stirred up the healthcare debate even more, with Republicans vowing to “repeal and replace” the … Continue reading

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