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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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Four Steps for Improving Your A/R Collections Efforts

This week’s post and linked full article are by William K. Thorpe, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. With the progressing economic recovery, some executives leading Los Angeles and Southern California businesses are seeing sales and revenue improvements, but it’s important to … Continue reading

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Improving Communication with Your Finance and Accounting Department

This week’s post and linked full article are by Randy Miller, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. It has been said that finance and accounting can be “Greek” to non-finance people, and – when coupled with other challenges in the executive management/finance … Continue reading

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The Importance of Managing Your Cash Conversion Cycle

This week’s post and linked full article are by William K. Thorpe, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. For many Los Angeles and Southern California business leaders, cash flow challenges continue in spite of continuing signs of an economic recovery. Improving management … Continue reading

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Six Ways to Leverage the Improving Economy

With signs of improvement in the economy and an increase in optimism among many Los Angeles and Southern California executives, there is more urgency to leverage current conditions to create and grow value for their companies. While owners and entrepreneurs … 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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Understanding Your Cash Flow Cycle

Continuing to face challenges in this uneven and inconsistent economic recovery, many CFOs and CEOs are placing a renewed emphasis on optimizing cash flow as a way to help improve their company’s financial situation. Beginning with a look at the … Continue reading

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