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Don’t Launch a New Business Venture Without a Trial Run

This week’s post and linked full article are by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Many entrepreneurs – both first-timers and veterans – plunge directly into launching new ventures without first vetting their ideas. Not testing a new business … Continue reading

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Measuring the Success of an Outsourced CFO

In our last article, we talked about how to measure the success of an internal chief financial officer. As the CFO’s responsibilities have grown, many companies have turned to outsourced CFO services providers to help them improve financial management and … Continue reading

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How Do You Measure a CFO’s Success?

Measurable and specific goals and objectives must exist to assess the success of an individual in any job, and the chief financial officer position is no different. Conducting a periodic review means looking at both quantitative and qualitative measuring criteria. … Continue reading

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Succession Planning: Is an ESOP the Right Tool for Your Business?

One of the first steps in succession planning is identifying your primary succession goals. This will help you determine whether you should focus on selling your business to an inside (employees and/or family members) buyer or an outside (a competing … Continue reading

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A C-Level Failure

In the business world, the buck stops in the C-suite. It is here that the tough decisions must be made – including decisions about when it’s time to pull the plug on a promising project; when it’s necessary to rationalize … Continue reading

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