Running a more efficient meeting requires three simple rules.

How CFOs can run a better meeting

By making meetings more streamlined and productive, executives and their teams stand to benefit enormously.
With new predictive data analytics tools, small upstarts in the insurance industry are making big waves and giving their CFOs the tools to make decisions based on actionable intelligence.

Tech disruption requires vigilance from CFOs

CFOs can't risk falling behind on key developments in the broader business world.
How venture capitalist turn insights into winning investments.

Inside the mind of a startup investor

What we can learn about business success and growth from the venture capital world.
How finance leaders and other executives can enable decision making ability.
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Why building an effective F&A department is so difficult

Finance chiefs must maintain a fresh perspective to keep themselves from getting caught in the weeds of bureaucracy, and that requires using the best tools at their disposal.
While CFOs keep watch over Washington, the time to prepare for tax changes has already arrived.
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Changing tax policy only adds to CFO headaches

CFOs can leverage outsourced accounting partners to stay agile and strategic, even in an uncertain policy environment.
Many CFOs become stuck under a budget that's too focused on the past and not forward-thinking.
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How CFOs utilize the best budgeting methods

For too many businesses, a strict budget is holding them back from realizing their true growth potential.
CFOs can't sell themselves short when choosing an F&A partner.
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F&A partners can add strategic value without draining time

When it comes to outsourced accounting and finance, the best of the best isn't always the household name.
the potential for finance and accounting services, and the CFOs managing them, to really move the business toward sustainable growth has never been greater.

Is finance robbing you of time and productivity?

The potential for finance and accounting services, and the CFOs managing them, to really move the business toward sustainable growth has never been greater.
BPO services have transitioned from simply offloading bulk transactional tasks to actually adding value to the organization as a whole.

The transformative potential of outsourced finance & accounting

BPO services have transitioned from simply offloading bulk transactional tasks to actually adding value to the organization as a whole.
Putting the right people and processes to work means making every investment count.
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CFOs can't do it alone - finance solutions for a new era

How can CFOs keep up with daily demands while also moving the needle on the business as a whole?
Many companies report financial data using non-GAAP measures, but they must always be provided in the right context.
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Important considerations when using non-GAAP measures

Smaller businesses could face difficulty properly reporting and utilizing non-GAAP data.
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Accounting Industry Insights by Consero Global

This blog was originally posted on Intacct.com We recently…
Convincing investors to believe in an idea for a startup is a tall task, but keeping them engaged and excited several months or years down the road may be just as challenging.
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3 keys to a solid investor reporting philosophy

Convincing investors to believe in an idea for a startup is a tall task, but keeping them engaged and excited several months or years down the road may be just as challenging.
In the modern private equity landscape, entrepreneurs need to create and lead leaner organizations poised for growth.
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Is your seed-stage finance strategy stuck in the past?

In the modern private equity landscape, entrepreneurs need to create and lead leaner organizations poised for growth.
Financial visibility and transparency is an essential growth factor for any business, particularly seed- and growth-stage companies.
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Transparency and visibility in accounting: What it means and why it matters

Financial visibility and transparency an essential growth factor for any business, particularly seed- and growth-stage companies.
Finding the measures that make the difference in investor pitches.
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KPIs seed investors look for in a company

What makes the difference between a win and a pass from financiers is quantifiable proof that a company seeking seed funding has a viable model and a competitive edge.
Reducing execution risk means setting a company on a path to achieve its plans for growth.
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You have a growth strategy - how do you execute it?

Reducing execution risk means setting a company on a path to achieve its plans for growth.
Without putting together the best financial statements and understanding them from all angles, founders may find themselves coming away from pitch presentations empty-handed.
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What your financial statements aren't telling you

Without putting together comprehensive financial statements and understanding them from all angles, founders may find themselves coming away from pitch presentations empty-handed.
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Is finance adding value or just consuming time?

To drive a seed or growth-stage business forward, it's essential to adopt a forward-thinking finance strategy.

Do You Need to Audit Your Time To See How Much You Are Wasting?

This blog post was originally posted on Austin Technology Council's…
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Poor Finance Puts Your Valuation At Risk

This blog post was originally posted on Austin Technology…

4 Ways Finance & Administration Can Increase Your Company’s Valuation

You’ve launched your venture, survived due diligence and raised…

Do You Have Financial Visibility on the Direction of Your Company?

As the leader of your company, it is your job to make sure…
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Intacct Honors Consero with 2016 President’s Club Distinction

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Aug. 11, 2016 – Intacct, the customer…

CFO - Boston Managing Director

We are looking for an experienced Chief Financial Officer to…

Consero Named to Inc. Magazine 5000 List for the 5th Time

AUSTIN, TEXAS (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 01, 2016 Inc. Magazine has ranked…

How Do You Keep Your Financial Team Aligned With Your Company’s Needs?

It’s a paradox. One moment you have your finance team aligned…

Consero Global Expands Offering with Addition of VP of CFO Services

Consero Global Solutions announced today that Mike Dansby has…

Four Challenges Companies Face With Their Finance Teams

This blog post was originally posted on Austin Technology Council's…

3 Poor Financial Processes That Can Lead To Employee Fraud

Just about every company will experience employee fraud in…

Is The Financial Data Disconnected At Your Small or Medium-Sized Business?

Ask yourself the following questions. Do you have multiple,…

Why Are Companies Hiring Over and Over Again for Finance & Administration?

In a small business, capital often takes over, compromising…

Accounting, Financial Salaries Rise Along With Austin-Area Economy

Salaries at Austin-area accounting and financial services firms…

Does Your Finance and Accounting Drive Growth and Profitability?

Most small businesses do not understand what finance should…

Consero Global Receives Growth Capital Investment from Kayne Partners

Consero Global Solutions (“Consero”), a leader in cloud-based…

Consero Exceeds Fundraising Goal to Educate Orphaned Children in India

The definition of “give” is to place a specified value on…
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Consero Global Strengthens East Coast Presence with Starting11 Acquisition

Consero Global, Inc., a Finance & Administration (F&A)…

Consero Global Makes the Inc. 5000 for 2015

Inc. Magazine ranked Consero Global on its 34th annual Inc. 5000,…

Accountant

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Analyst

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Accounting Specialist

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Financial Analyst

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Senior Accounting Specialist

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Senior Financial Analyst

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Assistant Manager

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Four Financial Pitfalls That Derail SMB Companies

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Businesses may understand what their clients and customers need, but cannot sustain consistent growth without a complete, continuously updated financial picture. We’ve seen this happen time and time again; even a business that can overcome challenges and obstacles to deliver a great product cannot survive for the long term without financial acumen. I’m a glass half-full kind of guy, but I do think there are four primary financial concerns that cause small- and medium-size businesses (SMBs) to fail:

Are You Free?

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“Free my mind” said the CEO, responding to my question of what was wanted from finance and accounting. How could a CEO’s powerful intellect be held hostage? What would free the CEO’s mind? “Receiving insightful financial information without thinking about accounting” was the response.

What’s Important to Finance Executives? Hamburgers.

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We call this blog “Burger Wars”. It’s true, finance executives spend a great deal of time on critical measures like improving bottom line impact, reducing Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), and finding ways improve financial visibility. But they also like their burgers.

Consero Global Named Fast 50 by Austin Business Journal

Consero Global, a Finance & Administration (F&A) software…