Tag Archives: growth

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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The Importance of Proper Financial & Operational Infrastructure

This week’s post and linked full article are by Sherry Rahbar, CFO Edge, LLC. When Los Angeles and Southern California entrepreneurs start their companies, daily activity can many times be run in a “seat of the pants” and less formal … Continue reading

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Is Your Business Software System Helping – or Hindering – Your Company’s Growth?

This week’s post and linked full article are by Howard Goldman, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. While conventional wisdom has it that there is no need to make an investment in a new business software system if the current one is … Continue reading

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Will Your Sales Coverage Model Help Drive Profitable Growth?

In a recent article, How to Drive Profitable Business Growth, we looked at how Los Angeles and Southern California business owners and executives can drive profitable growth in their companies. Here, we follow up that discussion with a look at the … Continue reading

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The CFO’s Strategic Role in Helping Lead Growth Initiatives

This week’s post and linked full article are by John W. Braine, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. With marked improvements in some economic indicators, Los Angeles and Southern California business leaders now have sound growth opportunities. Recent research points to important … Continue reading

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How to Drive Profitable Business Growth

Along with cash flow and cost controls, Los Angeles and Southern California business leaders look at profitability as a primary measure and driver of successful businesses. Profitability requires planning and disciplined execution, and the best way to ensure it is … 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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Five Reasons to Take a Closer Look at SBA Loans

Even with improvements in the business credit environment over the last several months, it can still be challenging for Los Angeles and Southern California businesses to secure financing needed to support growth and working capital requirements. This is especially true … Continue reading

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Wholesaler & Manufacturer Challenges: Inventory Processes, Supply Chain Relationships & Distribution Networks (Part 3)

Continuing our discussion of challenges faced by wholesalers and manufacturers, this new article… Wholesaler & Manufacturer Challenges: Inventory Processes, Supply Chain Relationships & Distribution Networks (Part 3) …addresses a new set of challenges that — left unresolved — can erode margins and profits. … Continue reading

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How to Prepare a Business Loan Presentation

The immediate aftermath of the financial crisis produced a credit freeze that made it difficult for even creditworthy Los Angeles and Southern California companies to obtain business loans to support working capital needs and growth. As the economy has gradually … Continue reading

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