Tag Archives: best practices

Is Industry Expertise Overrated When Choosing a Provider?

This week’s article is by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. When business leaders select a professional services firm, it is not uncommon for them to focus first on whether a provider has relevant experience in their specific … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Electronic Document Storage

This week’s post and full article are by William K. Thorpe, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Email, PDFs and scanners have delivered exponential growth in the number of digital business documents, and the accompanying storage dilemma is driving Los Angeles and … Continue reading

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What is Benchmarking – and Why Is It Important?

While many Los Angeles and Southern California executives measure company performance by monitoring key performance indicators (or KPIs), this is just a first step. Benchmarking is the process of comparing your business’ KPIs or other performance indicators to an objective … Continue reading

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How Outsourced CFO Services Can Help Your Business Do Better Than “Fine”

A number of Los Angeles and Southern California business leaders we talk with share their perceptions that things are going well. Steady sales, good profits, and happy customers combine to make them ask, “Why do we need to bring in … Continue reading

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Cash Flow Management During Good Times and Bad

Cash flow is the lifeblood of a business. To survive and thrive, a company must apply cash flow management best practices to support generating sufficient cash from its business operations, investments and other sources to meet payroll, purchasing material inputs … Continue reading

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Data Security and Outsource Service Providers

Contracting with outsource business services partners frequently brings with it the need to share highly confidential and proprietary data. This CFO Edge article… Data Security and Outsource Service Providers …looks at best data security practices that should characterize the working … Continue reading

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Chart of Accounts Best Practices

Often the simplest and most basic things within an organization are overlooked. It is time to get back to basics! The most basic of outputs from an accounting department is the chart of accounts. This CFO Edge article… Chart of … Continue reading

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