Tag Archives: processes

The Benefits of Revisiting Processes, Workflows & Technology

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. When companies have operated for more than ten years without significant changes to their processes, workflows, and technologies, it is likely they are not … Continue reading

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Trust, But Verify Your Processes & Procedures

This week’s article is by William K. Thorpe, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Los Angeles and Southern California executives can benefit from financially and operationally applying a three-word phrase used by President Ronald Reagan in the 1980s: “Trust, but verify” your … Continue reading

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What’s Your “Next Big Thing” — and Will It Succeed?

This week’s post and linked full article are by William K. Thorpe, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Apple’s recent introduction of the Apple Watch brings to the forefront a two-part question for Los Angeles and Southern California executives: What’s your “next … Continue reading

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Preventing Fraud: 12 Recommendations for People, Processes & Technology

This week’s post and full article are by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Many Los Angeles and Southern California executives may believe fraud and embezzlement are not likely to happen in their companies because they have trustworthy employees. The … Continue reading

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Prevent & Detect Fraud Before It’s Too Late

This post and linked full article are by Howard Goldman, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. While many Los Angeles and Southern California executives believe that embezzlement and fraud would never happen in their companies, both can occur in any business. Employees … Continue reading

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Accounting System Design: Creating the Right System for Your Company

All businesses require an accurate, streamlined accounting system to provide them with the up-to-date financial information that drives all their daily decisions. The importance of a good accounting system means that it must be designed with great care. This CFO … 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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