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Building Resilience: The Role of the Finance Department

This week’s article is by John W. Braine, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. With cybercrime and other major business disruptions increasing in frequency and scope, an essential strategy is to make building resilience the role of the finance department. With its … 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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A Financial Team’s Critical Role in Preparing Exit Strategy

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. A financial team’s critical role in preparing exit strategy is becoming more important as an increasing number of Los Angeles and Southern California business … Continue reading

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The Role of Emotional Intelligence in Financial Leadership

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by John W. Braine, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. While Los Angeles and Southern California executives know how important strong leadership is in retaining and motivating employees, they sometimes neglect the equally important … 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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The Importance of Business Succession Planning

Succession planning is one of those things that business owners sometimes put on their back burner, but never get around to really focusing on until succession is literally staring them in the face. However, failing to plan early and adequately … Continue reading

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