Tag Archives: operational

When Should You Consider Hiring a Project CFO?

This week’s article is by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. When a company must address a specific project and needs high-level financial expertise not available internally, it can benefit by hiring a Project CFO. An on-demand Project CFO brings … Continue reading

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Now is a Good Time for An Annual Business Checkup

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Howard Goldman, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. As with a once-a-year proactive visit to a doctor for a health checkup, now is a good time for an annual business checkup. Doing so … Continue reading

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What a CFO Brings to a Startup Company

This week’s post and full article are by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. With the improving economy and accompanying increase in startup ventures, one of the ways that entrepreneurs can leverage limited budgets is to look at what … Continue reading

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Not-For-Profits: Delivering Maximum Value by Striving for Financial and Operational Excellence

This week’s post and linked full article are by Howard Goldman, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Like leaders of for-profit companies focused on maximizing shareholder return, not-for-profit leaders should be focused on delivering maximum value to their constituents. Needed is a … Continue reading

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The Importance of a Holistic View of Financial Challenges

When bringing in an outsourced CFO services provider or other financial consulting professional for a specific project, it is not unusual for the resource to find that the project is closely tied to preceding or interlinked financial and operational performance … Continue reading

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Who Is On Your Outsourcing Dream Team?

In their ongoing efforts to maximize efficiency, stay focused on their core competencies, and get more done with less, many Los Angeles and Southern California business owners and executives are reaping the benefits of outsourcing. But some still think that … 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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Wholesaler & Manufacturer Challenges: Cash, Credit & Capital (Part 1)

In the course of our work with many wholesalers and manufacturers, we hear about the different financial and operational challenges these businesses face. In this new series of articles, we take a close look at both these challenges and the … Continue reading

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