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A Healthcare Option Returns: Qualified Small Employer HRA

This week’s article is by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. Effective January 1, 2017, QSEHRAs – or Qualified Small Employer Health Reimbursement Arrangements – are again a way for firms with fewer than 50 employers to offer … Continue reading

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How Much Financial Data is Too Much Financial Data?

This week’s article is by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Charged with delivering financial information to management, a finance team can sometimes provide too much data with negative impacts in many areas. When management receives too much financial … Continue reading

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Now is the Time to Prepare for New Accounting Standards

This week’s article is by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. Rapidly-approaching implementation dates for FASB and IASB changes in revenue recognition and lease accounting mean now is the time to prepare for new accounting standards. Revenue Recognition … Continue reading

Posted in Accounting Standards, CFO Services, Contract Negotiation, Corporate Governance, Financial Covenants, Financial Regulations, Financial Reporting, Financial Statements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Lease Accounting Changes, Los Angeles, Revenue Recognition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why You Must Keep Your Key Advisors Consistently Informed

This week’s article is by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. For small and mid-sized firms, “as needed” working relationships with their key advisors – like CPAs, attorneys and other professionals – are beneficial in that full-time positions, salaries … Continue reading

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Why Management Reporting Is More Critical Than Ever

This week’s article is by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Management reporting is more critical than ever due to the accelerated pace at which businesses, industries and markets move and change. Incomplete, delayed or inaccurate financial reports have … Continue reading

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Key Considerations in Business Planning for 2017 & Beyond

This week’s article is by John W. Braine, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. With a new administration in Washington, likely business regulation changes have become key considerations in business planning for 2017. For example, there may be legislation introduced that is … Continue reading

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Should You Use a Professional Employer Organization?

This week’s article is by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. As you look at ways to increase the focus of your valuable resources on core competencies, an important question arises: Should you use a Professional Employer Organization? … Continue reading

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The Role of Finance in Creating a Customer-Centric Culture

This week’s article is by John W. Braine, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Grounding business actions in a deep understanding of what customers want is essential, and it’s helpful to look at the role of finance in creating a customer-centric culture. … Continue reading

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When Should You Consider Hiring a Part-Time CFO?

This week’s article is by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. In this third and final article in our series on a Project CFO, an Interim CFO and a Part-Time CFO, we explore scenarios when you should consider … Continue reading

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When Should You Consider Hiring an Interim CFO?

This week’s article is by Howard Goldman, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. In this second article in our series on scenarios and benefits of a Project CFO, an Interim CFO and a Part-Time CFO, we explore situations when you should consider hiring … Continue reading

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