Leadership

Layoffs are never easy, whether they’re borne from poor performance, a restructuring, a market downturn, or a current health pandemic. No one arrives at the decision easily, but that process is not what this piece is about. Most companies provide corporate talking points and paperwork…and...

Stories connect us, inspire us and teach us. Stories tie us to our past and help us imagine our future. We respond to stories, we relate to them, engage with them and most importantly, we remember them. Stories make us more empathetic, more amenable, and more...

Download Whitepaper Private companies, not-for-profit organizations, and certain small public companies were granted additional time to implement the new ASC 842 lease accounting standard.  Although a collective sigh of relief was heard, there is still a lot to get done and time is running short.  If...

Download Whitepaper Hiring an outside vendor has many advantages – from leveraging experience you just don’t have or purchasing power you can’t compete with, to reducing operational costs and improving delivery speed.  Of course, you must be willing to share your organizational goals with the vendor...

Download Whitepaper As a leader in your organization, your responsibilities include paying attention to the details. How do you truly measure performance? How do you KNOW everything is going according to plan, working the way it should be, or the results are accurate?  Are you achieving...

The path to success is rarely straightforward, even for the game changers out there. Maybe ESPECIALLY for the game changers out there. Regardless of the industry, game changers have distinct qualities in common – they are relentless workhorses, they are fearless in their pursuits and...

Download Whitepaper On November 19, 2020, (in their latest efforts to modernize, simplify, and enhance certain financial disclosure requirements in Regulation S-K) the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted amendments to eliminate the requirements to provide selected financial data and supplementary financial data, and amended...

Executive networking isn’t only to build a pipeline for future career opportunities, although that’s often reason enough.  No, it’s about establishing a personal brand and crafting a stellar reputation in your industry. It’s about mentoring and sharing your talents and expertise with others. And it’s...

Download Whitepaper Though it may not be where most people start, the Chart of Accounts is a necessary stop on your path to financial efficiency. In order to introduce new software, merge business units or even implement new processes, you have to ensure the foundation can...

They change everything, from growth strategies to company culture to productivity levels. They breathe change, change is what they do, change is why we want them on our teams. But how do we identify or attract them? And perhaps more importantly, how do we land...