Award Winning Author and Inc. Magazine’s Editor-at-Large Bo Burlingham to Keynote B2B CFO’s Annual Meeting

B2B CFO, the nation’s largest CFO and Exit Strategies firm for privately held businesses, announced today that award winning author and Inc. Magazine’s Editor-at-Large, Bo Burlingham will keynote the National Partners Meeting to be held April 28-30, 2016. The invitation-only annual event that brings together all of B2B CFO’s Partners from across the country along… Read more »

Strategic Plans Are Less Important Than Strategic Planning

Strategic-Planning

Do you avoid developing a strategic plan because it becomes obsolete almost before it is completed?  No plan survives contact with reality.  However, without a plan or direction, and a planning process in place, your business will most likely attain lackluster results and never achieve its full potential.  A strategic plan should be viewed as a work… Read more »

Smartphones: The Modern Swiss Army Knife

smartphones

I recently helped my son move from Indiana to Texas. This meant 22 hours of taking turns driving the rented truck that contained his worldly belongings. In between sharing stories of old times and catching up on his endeavors, I noticed how much I used my smartphone on things other than making phone calls. I… Read more »

Weaving Your Net

Networking

I recently attended my son’s Sociology Department graduation ceremony and listened to student speakers talk about “Social Networks”.  Their references were mostly about social safety nets. But, as I listened, I recalled the beginning of my career at B2B CFO when I was told that building business was all about networking. The trouble for me… Read more »

Why I Hate Job Descriptions! – We Need a Better Mousetrap…

Cons of Job Descriptions

Before you breathe a sigh of relief and think I am recommending abolishing the task of writing job descriptions, think again! Job descriptions are vital to any organization, particularly in efficient well-run businesses that are facing rapid growth, increasing competition, changing market conditions, technological hurdles, and a host of other challenges lining up on the… Read more »