Businesses with a December 31 year end are about to begin the annual ritual renewal of their bank lines of credit. Most lines of credit must be renewed annually at an expiration date that coincides with the completion of year-end financial reports, audits, and tax returns. While the process may seem relatively routine, it is important that the process be understood and taken seriously by small business borrowers.… Read more >
By Brian E. Christian
Entrepreneurs, business owners, chief executive officers (CEOs) pour their heart and soul into their companies and are integrally important to their employees, shareholders, lenders, investors, communities and, as a collective whole, the economy of our great nation. They are also the reason B2B CFO® was born of humble beginnings over 25 years ago and as a result…we, as Partners in the firm, continue our daily mission to improve their lives.… Read more >
One of the most important roles of the CEO is to champion the annual planning process with his/her CFO or outside facilitator. This usually starts in September or early October and finishes up by mid-December. Therefore, it is time to get it going. Are you ready? Here are some ideas to help you plan better and make next year the best year ever for your firm.… Read more >
An attractive benefits package is an integral part of every small business owner’s talent acquisition and retention strategy. New research finds workers rank retirement plans fifth on the list of perks they prefer to an increase in salary. Despite that, many business owners assume the costs involved are too high, and the plans are too time-consuming to implement.… Read more >
Are You Ready For The Next Recession?
I am going to predict the next recession. I do not know when it is going to start, or how bad it is going to be, but I know that we are going to have one in the future.
Is your business ready? Will it survive? … Read more >