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.
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.
, ,

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.
Your finance team should be helping your organization work better rather than slowing it down.
, , ,

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.
Austin Tech Council

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…
Intacct icon
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Intacct Honors Consero with 2016 President’s Club Distinction

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

CFO - Boston Managing Director

We are looking for an experienced Chief Financial Officer to…
Mike Dansby

Consero Global Expands Offering with Addition of VP of CFO Services

Consero Global Solutions announced today that Mike Dansby has…
Austin Tech Council
klein_bill

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

In a small business, capital often takes over, compromising…
Back Office Holding Back 3

Will Your Back Office Stunt Your Company Growth?

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Your objective is growth: steady, sustainable and accelerating. Can your back office financial operations support this growth without falling apart and adding non-scalable costs?
Mergers Acquisitions pic

Consero Answers: Can Your Finance Team Support a Merger or Acquisition?

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Organic growth can take you a long way, but any business with its eyes on long-term expansion is going to be drawn, sooner or later, to the opportunities in the mergers and acquisitions market. For many small and midsize companies in today’s – fingers crossed! – recovering economy, it may be sooner rather than later.
Finance Metrics 2
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How Does Your Finance Function Stack Up? 4 Indispensable Metrics

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Ask the CEO or CFO of any small or midsize business if there are ways they could improve their finance function, and chances are you’ll hear something like: “We run pretty lean.” Look around the offices of the finance department, and you’ll find plenty of evidence to back that up. Everyone is busy, no question, and staffers will often tell you they’re stretched to the max to get everything done.
Outsourcing solution
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3 Moves That Don't Work in Fixing Finance and 1 New Approach That Does

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The noted American writer H.L. Mencken famously remarked that for every complex problem there is a solution that’s clear, simple … and wrong. If Mencken had been a CFO he might have observed that when it comes to improving the finance functions of small and midsize businesses, every complex challenge has a traditional solution that’s obvious, intuitive — and totally self-defeating. Here are three common challenges for SMB finance departments, and the traditional responses:
Value pic 2

What are 4 signs that finance is not providing me value?

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If ever there was a time for finance to step up and demonstrate its value to the organization at large, this has got to be it. Right now.
Back Office Holding Back 2

CFOs Becoming More Strategic

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As the head of a finance organization there is a perpetual battle for your time between tactical issues and strategic initiatives.
Fruterated financials

Frustrated with the financial information you receive to support your decision making?

/
"I have been around long enough to be sure that you don't know what you think you know regarding product or client profitability until you see the financial data" - Scott Bonnallie, CEO - Dannemiller Inc.
Performance Assessment 4

6 Quick Ways to Reduce the Risk of Fraud using QuickBooks

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A small business owner typically can’t afford to hire enough people to have proper separation of duties to gain the internal controls needed to prevent accounting fraud. However, every business owner can achieve accounting fraud prevention by taking these simple steps:1. Open the bank statement yourself Every small business owner should receive the unopened bank statement and review each check for authorized payee and signature, and approved electronic payments, before you give it to the bookkeeper.
CFOs can't sell themselves short when choosing an F&A partner.
, , ,

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.
, , ,

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.
,

Important considerations when using non-GAAP measures

Smaller businesses could face difficulty properly reporting and utilizing non-GAAP data.
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.
,

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.
, ,

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.
, ,

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.
, ,

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.
, ,

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.
, ,

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.
Your finance team should be helping your organization work better rather than slowing it down.
, , ,

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.
Austin Tech Council

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…
Intacct icon
, ,

Intacct Honors Consero with 2016 President’s Club Distinction

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

CFO - Boston Managing Director

We are looking for an experienced Chief Financial Officer to…
Mike Dansby

Consero Global Expands Offering with Addition of VP of CFO Services

Consero Global Solutions announced today that Mike Dansby has…
Austin Tech Council
klein_bill

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

In a small business, capital often takes over, compromising…
Back Office Holding Back 3

Will Your Back Office Stunt Your Company Growth?

/
Your objective is growth: steady, sustainable and accelerating. Can your back office financial operations support this growth without falling apart and adding non-scalable costs?
Mergers Acquisitions pic

Consero Answers: Can Your Finance Team Support a Merger or Acquisition?

/
Organic growth can take you a long way, but any business with its eyes on long-term expansion is going to be drawn, sooner or later, to the opportunities in the mergers and acquisitions market. For many small and midsize companies in today’s – fingers crossed! – recovering economy, it may be sooner rather than later.
Finance Metrics 2
,

How Does Your Finance Function Stack Up? 4 Indispensable Metrics

/
Ask the CEO or CFO of any small or midsize business if there are ways they could improve their finance function, and chances are you’ll hear something like: “We run pretty lean.” Look around the offices of the finance department, and you’ll find plenty of evidence to back that up. Everyone is busy, no question, and staffers will often tell you they’re stretched to the max to get everything done.
Outsourcing solution
,

3 Moves That Don't Work in Fixing Finance and 1 New Approach That Does

/
The noted American writer H.L. Mencken famously remarked that for every complex problem there is a solution that’s clear, simple … and wrong. If Mencken had been a CFO he might have observed that when it comes to improving the finance functions of small and midsize businesses, every complex challenge has a traditional solution that’s obvious, intuitive — and totally self-defeating. Here are three common challenges for SMB finance departments, and the traditional responses:
Value pic 2

What are 4 signs that finance is not providing me value?

/
If ever there was a time for finance to step up and demonstrate its value to the organization at large, this has got to be it. Right now.
Back Office Holding Back 2

CFOs Becoming More Strategic

/
As the head of a finance organization there is a perpetual battle for your time between tactical issues and strategic initiatives.
Fruterated financials

Frustrated with the financial information you receive to support your decision making?

/
"I have been around long enough to be sure that you don't know what you think you know regarding product or client profitability until you see the financial data" - Scott Bonnallie, CEO - Dannemiller Inc.
Performance Assessment 4

6 Quick Ways to Reduce the Risk of Fraud using QuickBooks

/
A small business owner typically can’t afford to hire enough people to have proper separation of duties to gain the internal controls needed to prevent accounting fraud. However, every business owner can achieve accounting fraud prevention by taking these simple steps:1. Open the bank statement yourself Every small business owner should receive the unopened bank statement and review each check for authorized payee and signature, and approved electronic payments, before you give it to the bookkeeper.