Oldies but goodies.

Cash Is King

When starting a company, cash is typically very tight — corners are cut and dollars are squeezed to get more for less.  The ability for an entrepreneur to manage cash flow is a major factor for success. Recently, Kelsey Ramsden, serial entrepreneur listed ten ways to keep your company’s cash Is KingCashIsKing_1

Geographic Cost

Recently, CNBC compiled a ranking for the top states for business.  CNBC scored all 50 states on 56 measures of competitiveness, developed using input from business groups, economic development experts, companies and the states themselves. States receive points based on their rankings in each metric. Below are the top 12 Costcapital cost_1

Business Dangers By The Numbers

Recently, AmericanExpress’ OPEN Forum launched a video series to help entrepreneurs make sense of business issues.  The one below has to do with finding the critical numbers for your business’ success.  The information shared in the video may be quite basic, but it’s good to constantly review the critical numbers Dangers By The Numbersfinance_1

Know Your CFO

The role of the CFO has changed over the years.  The CFO is no longer only the company’s accountant and business manager.  We’ve written about this change here.  The role is evolving to include making more strategic operations decisions — acting as the co-COO with financial understanding.  The CFO is Your CFOfinance_1