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Financial Forecasting 101: A Complete Guide

Financial Forecasting 101: A Complete Guide

At Preferred CFO, our tagline is “The Confidence of Knowing.” This stems from our philosophy that the more information an entrepreneur has about his or her business (past, present, and future), the better they can make business decisions that optimize their resources...

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The Add-On Business Model and Why it Rocks

The impressiveness of the Add-On Model is made clear every time we run out of lives on Candy Crush Saga. Would we like to add more lives for 99 cents? In a weak moment, or (more likely) a repeated series of weak moments, the answer is yes; we want more...

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Strategic Consistency — Do You Have it?

Prior to the 1960’s, economists like Peter Drucker thought strategy was largely about competition on price. Since then, a whole new set of ideas have been presented and studied, including Porter’s Five Forces, among others. These new concepts introduced...

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Compensation Strategies that Drive Company Value

Why is an intelligent compensation strategy so important? While it seems like a no-brainer that an intelligent compensation strategy is important, many companies don’t know exactly how much of an impact the right (or wrong) compensation strategy can have...

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7 Questions to Ask a Fractional CFO Before you Hire Them

7 Questions to Ask a Fractional CFO Before you Hire Them

7 Essential Questions to Ask a Fractional CFO Before you Hire Them A fractional CFO is considered a strategic hire—one that will help “move the needle” in your company. When hiring this expert, it’s important for organizations to do their due diligence to...

What is a Fractional CFO?

A fractional CFO is an experienced CFO who provides services for organizations in a part-time, retainer, or contract arrangement. This offers a company the experience and expertise of a high-end CFO without the in-house cost—salary, benefits, and bonuses—of a...

List of CFO Outsourcing Services

What CFO outsourcing services can benefit your company? It depends on your goals. Unlike controllers and CPAs who typically have a more straightforward job description of record-keeping, bookkeeping, and tax management, an outsourced CFO's role changes based on the...