Why is it at the end of every year everyone puts out a checklist of items they need to do before the new year begins? Are we not more creative than that? Bah humbug. Checklists are boring! Let’s call it something different… the “Year-End Wrap Up”. Yes—that’s it! Ok, it’s really a checklist, but humor
What would have happened to the Titanic if they knew about the size of the iceberg before they hit it? If you aren’t getting the right– and timely– information from your accounting department, it may be a sign that it may need an overhaul.
Ask any business owner if they ever have enough money or enough people to get the job done and their answer is probably a guffaw and a resounding “NO!”
When you ask them who they need (in a perfect world) you’ll hear they need sales people, operations people and line workers. Rarely do they say they need this one critical position.
OK, I’ll be frank. Sometimes business owners can be the greatest downfall of their own companies. You’ve probably heard the hundred ways this is possible from management and HR issues to lack of “business” skills. I’m in the business of finance, so I’ll talk about only one—handling money. There are two scenarios where a business
If you’re like me, you’ve gotten dozens of emails about why you should set up a budget for 2011. The word “budget” often spurs a collective groan. It sounds so restrictive. Not to mention the effort that needs to go in to putting one together and the tediousness of all that number crunching. No thanks.
For any business to be successful, they need to have a good plan looking at the 4Ms of business: Money. Do you have enough money so that your business is paying its own bills? Or does the owner or investors need to sink their funds into the business to keep it afloat? If you are
If you are puzzled by your profitability, looking at your P&L will give you only part of your answer. If you are trying to figure out why you are not making any more money even though your sales are increasing, or if your bottom line hasn’t moved from the last few years, here are some
Will you have enough funds to take advantage of the economic upturn? Despite “green shoots” of economic recovery, one problem still persists for many small businesses: access to credit. For those businesses battered by the recession, cash can be hard to come by to fund day-to-day operations, let alone expansion. We’ve come up with a
If you want to use your numbers to help you manage your business but don’t have the time to pour over pages of reports to figure it which ones to use– this seminar is for you. We’ve come up with three simple numbers that drive every business’ money-making engine. These numbers are easy to find and
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