Why hiring an outsourced CFO can help startups grow more quickly

Your startup is growing, and you are busy. You're selling your products, it's time to hire more staff, and things are looking good. Yet, because you're so busy, you don't have time to look at your finances, and perhaps your cash flow doesn't seem as good as it could be. Your startup needs financial systems and processes in place to help it grow, and to do that you need to hire someone to take care of it for you, so you can concentrate on your duties. In this article, we'll look at why hiring an ...
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What a CFO can do for your startup

If you’re like most startup founders, you are an idea person. You have what it takes to launch a new product or service, and you may have product development, marketing and sales experience. But, you might not have much experience or even desire to take on administrative work such as finance. This is where a Chief Financial Officer comes in. Let’s look at what a CFO can do for your startup. Make forecasts A CFO can help you with forecasting and analysis. You can count on your CFO to guide you th...
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Growth: it’s unique, it’s complex, but it’s predictable and it needs cash

In order to help shape the odds in their favor, many people choose to study. The surge of MBAs around the world is testimony that and the number of educational establishments that specialize in teaching entrepreneurship and MBAs has also grown. Babson College  in Boston, US, is one such establishment with about 2,200 undergrads, 800 graduates and many who pass through the exec programs. The entrepreneurial department at Babson is the largest on the campus and today boasts a 70-strong team, ...
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