Month: February 2017

14 Ways to Maximize Profits When Starting or Growing a Business


Trying to run a lean business and maximize your profits? One of the best ways to do so is to learn how to save money from other entrepreneurs. To get some ideas to apply to your business, check out this article on that lists 14 valuable strategies that have helped to launch and grow… Read more »

Move Your Company Forward with a Partnership Between HR and Finance

HR and Finance

As you grow your business, two pressing problems are scarcity of funding and shortage of human capital.  Getting both groups on the same page is critical to eliminating inefficiencies and achieving business success. I found a great article from that offers a step-by-step process for aligning these.  Click here to check it out. If you’re looking… Read more »

Are Inefficient Processes Hurting Your Company?


Many companies today are burdened by outdated business systems that complicate processes and hamper operations. According to market research firm IDC, companies lose 20 to 30 percent in revenue every year due to inefficiencies.  And yet, many companies continue to “make do” with their current applications and systems even though those may not be the… Read more »

Scaling Startup Growth: A CFO’s Perspective


When launching and growing a startup, entrepreneurs must carefully navigate growth with smart scaling-up techniques and processes. From a financial perspective, it’s essential optimize your resources to grow revenue while keeping operating costs low.  So how do you make this happen?  To assist you in the process, I recommend this article from  It explains… Read more »

What Can Albert Einstein Teach You About Financial Modelling?

Simplicity was key to Einstein’s genius.  When it comes to financial modelling and reporting, keeping things simple is a lesson that all organizations can benefit from. If you would like to learn more about simplifying your company’s finances, check out his article that explains the benefits of simplicity and strategies to achieve it in your… Read more »