Stories and Thoughts from the Recruiting Trenches

Time for a Changeup?

Time for a Changeup?

23rd September 2021

Should You Rely on Your CPA to Recruit a Controller or CFO for Your Growing Business?

Should You Rely on Your CPA to Recruit a Controller or CFO for Your Growing Business?

14th September 2021

The Fable of the Business Owner and the CPA

The Fable of the Business Owner and the CPA

7th September 2021

Is Your Business Imperiled by Cost Increases?

Is Your Business Imperiled by Cost Increases?

27th August 2021

How “The Ants and the Grasshopper” Fable Can Help Your Business

How “The Ants and the Grasshopper” Fable Can Help Your Business

23rd August 2021

How Your Business Can Profit from the Fable of “The Miser.”

How Your Business Can Profit from the Fable of “The Miser.”

16th August 2021

We Just Sold Our Home for $250,000 More than Our Realtor Told Us We’d Get

We Just Sold Our Home for $250,000 More than Our Realtor Told Us We’d Get

5th August 2021

Why You Need a Challenge Network

Why You Need a Challenge Network

3rd August 2021

How the Fable of “The Crow and the Pitcher” Can Increase Your Profits and Cash Flow

How the Fable of “The Crow and the Pitcher” Can Increase Your Profits and Cash Flow

27th July 2021

Belling the Cat – What an Early Warning System Can Do for Your Business

Belling the Cat – What an Early Warning System Can Do for Your Business

20th July 2021

What You Can Learn from Snowflake’s Frank Slootman

What You Can Learn from Snowflake’s Frank Slootman

14th July 2021

What Can Business Leaders Learn from Aesop’s Fables?

What Can Business Leaders Learn from Aesop’s Fables?

7th July 2021

7 Ways You Can Sink Your Business

7 Ways You Can Sink Your Business

23rd June 2021

Are Your Favorite Customers Your Most Profitable Ones?

Are Your Favorite Customers Your Most Profitable Ones?

18th May 2021

What Value Does a Treasurer Add to Today’s Organizations?

What Value Does a Treasurer Add to Today’s Organizations?

10th May 2021

What Is the Difference Between a Diet and a Transformation?

What Is the Difference Between a Diet and a Transformation?

4th May 2021

To Lift a Mountain, Start Moving Stones

To Lift a Mountain, Start Moving Stones

27th April 2021

Which Tense – Past, Present, or Future – Is Most Important for Your Business?

Which Tense – Past, Present, or Future – Is Most Important for Your Business?

14th April 2021

How to Better Manage Your Bottom Line in Less Time

How to Better Manage Your Bottom Line in Less Time

12th April 2021

“I Don’t Like Change. I Love It!”

“I Don’t Like Change. I Love It!”

6th April 2021

What Is the True Value of Your Resume?

What Is the True Value of Your Resume?

31st March 2021

What Small Companies Can Learn From Big Companies

What Small Companies Can Learn From Big Companies

24th March 2021

Why KPIs Are More Important than Cliffs Notes Were in High School.

Why KPIs Are More Important than Cliffs Notes Were in High School.

19th March 2021

When KPIs Are Helpful to CEOs

When KPIs Are Helpful to CEOs

15th March 2021

As a Business Owner, What Keeps You Up at Night?

As a Business Owner, What Keeps You Up at Night?

9th March 2021

Pricing and Profit: What Can You Learn from UPS’s New CEO?

Pricing and Profit: What Can You Learn from UPS’s New CEO?

4th March 2021

Do you agree with CNBC’s Jim Cramer that Corporate Treasurers Should Buy Bitcoin?

Do you agree with CNBC’s Jim Cramer that Corporate Treasurers Should Buy Bitcoin?

1st March 2021

Could a Simple Change Make It Easier to Increase Your Profit?

Could a Simple Change Make It Easier to Increase Your Profit?

23rd February 2021

What Does Your Company Controller Do and How Is Your Profit Margin Affected?

What Does Your Company Controller Do and How Is Your Profit Margin Affected?

15th February 2021

Netflix’s Secret Sauce

Netflix’s Secret Sauce

3rd February 2021

How Powerful Is Your Company’s Pricing?

How Powerful Is Your Company’s Pricing?

1st February 2021

Turning Probable into Great Possibilities

Turning Probable into Great Possibilities

25th January 2021

What Steps Can You Take to Avoid Business Failure and Thrive in 2021?

What Steps Can You Take to Avoid Business Failure and Thrive in 2021?

13th January 2021

3 Lessons from a Chocolate Entrepreneur

3 Lessons from a Chocolate Entrepreneur

30th December 2020

Is Finance your Company’s weakest Link?

Is Finance your Company’s weakest Link?

10th September 2020

Is Fear of Finance Holding You Back?

Is Fear of Finance Holding You Back?

17th August 2020

Would Your Business Benefit from a $1 Million Cash Infusion?

Would Your Business Benefit from a $1 Million Cash Infusion?

4th August 2020

Does Your Business Get Unpleasant Financial Surprises?

Does Your Business Get Unpleasant Financial Surprises?

14th July 2020

Does Your Business Look to the Past, Present, or Future?

Does Your Business Look to the Past, Present, or Future?

7th July 2020

Lessons from the Pandemic – What Treasury Needs to Do – Now!

Lessons from the Pandemic – What Treasury Needs to Do – Now!

26th May 2020

How to Thrive, Not Just Survive: McKinsey Unveils a Roadmap

How to Thrive, Not Just Survive: McKinsey Unveils a Roadmap

14th May 2020

Ready, Fire, Aim!

Ready, Fire, Aim!

24th April 2020

McKinsey’s Free Advice on How to Supercharge Your Post-Pandemic Profits

McKinsey’s Free Advice on How to Supercharge Your Post-Pandemic Profits

2nd April 2020

The 8th Unconventional Key to Entrepreneurial Success – Financial Savvy

The 8th Unconventional Key to Entrepreneurial Success – Financial Savvy

23rd March 2020

Why Do CFOs Think Treasury Is Not Strategic?

Why Do CFOs Think Treasury Is Not Strategic?

17th March 2020

How Corporate Treasury Can Gain Visibility When There’s No Crisis

How Corporate Treasury Can Gain Visibility When There’s No Crisis

10th March 2020

Is Your Controller/CFO Helping or Hurting Your Business?

Is Your Controller/CFO Helping or Hurting Your Business?

7th February 2020

Is Backward-Looking Bookkeeping Hurting Your Business?

Is Backward-Looking Bookkeeping Hurting Your Business?

7th November 2019

Are You Making this Common Mistake that Hurts Your Treasury Career Prospects and Makes Your Job Harder?

Are You Making this Common Mistake that Hurts Your Treasury Career Prospects and Makes Your Job Harder?

3rd September 2019

How to Find New Ways to Grow the Bottom Line

How to Find New Ways to Grow the Bottom Line

10th April 2019

How to Get Free of Bookkeeping with ERP

How to Get Free of Bookkeeping with ERP

10th April 2019

Needed: Someone to Manage Capital Markets – Treasury Problem and Solution – Story #2

Needed: Someone to Manage Capital Markets – Treasury Problem and Solution – Story #2

10th April 2019

Hedging Your FX – Treasury Problem and Solution – Story #1

Hedging Your FX – Treasury Problem and Solution – Story #1

10th April 2019