Tag Archives: benefits

How to Put Data Mining to Work for Your Business

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by William K. Thorpe, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. With frequent media coverage of successful data mining outcomes in companies of all sizes, it makes sense to look at how to put data … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Revisiting Processes, Workflows & Technology

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. When companies have operated for more than ten years without significant changes to their processes, workflows, and technologies, it is likely they are not … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Creating Effective Policies & Procedures

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by John W. Braine, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Sometimes overlooked by executives leading smaller firms are the importance and many benefits of creating effective policies and procedures (P&Ps). While they are often … Continue reading

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Financial Planning & Analysis: What It Is & Why It’s Important

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. Executives leading small and mid-sized businesses sometimes believe financial planning and analysis (FP&A) is only beneficial for large corporations. In fact, companies of any … Continue reading

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Do You Really Need to Make That Business Trip?

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by William K. Thorpe, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. With air travel presenting challenges around time lost flying, reduced on-plane seating space, and security compliance, virtual meetings via teleconference are becoming a more attractive … Continue reading

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The Hidden Costs of Accounts Payable Processing

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. The hidden costs of accounts payable processing may not occur to all Los Angeles and Southern California business leaders, but their presence erodes … Continue reading

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Lean: It Isn’t Just for Manufacturing

This week’s post and linked full article are by Howard Goldman, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. While most executives in Los Angeles and Southern California are familiar with lean manufacturing, many who own and manage non-manufacturing companies aren’t as familiar with … Continue reading

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When Might Your Company Need CFO-Level Support?

This week’s post and linked full article are by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. For Los Angeles and Southern California executives, the improving economy is driving fresh looks at growth strategies along with deliberations on when their companies might … Continue reading

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How to Execute an Organizational Turnaround

This week’s post and linked article are by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. With economic conditions now showing signs of life and growth, Los Angles and Southern California executives leading companies that have been struggling are now seeing … Continue reading

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Management Accounting & Improving Strategic Decision Making

This week’s article is by John W. Braine, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Seeking more actionable financial and operational data reporting, Los Angeles and Southern California executives are taking closer looks at management accounting for improving strategic decision making. Findings in a … Continue reading

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