2Go Blog: Small Business

Small Business and Growth Plateaus

In this blog, lead of CFOs2GO Small Business Practice, Doug Kennedy discusses how obvious and subtle changes are equally important when small businesses grow, and explains how to recognize them. Read More

The Value Surprise in Selling Your Business

In this post, CFOs2GO Partner, Doug Kennedy describes a frequent problem we encounter with founder/owners looking to sell their business. Read More

The Life Science Blog Series No. 1: Using Venture Debt Effectively

In this blog, CFOs2GO’s lead Partner of the Life Science and Healthcare practice group, Joe Markunas and Bridge Bank’s Vice President of Life Sciences group, Fred Lee discuss the importance of using venture debt as an early stage funding option to benefit companies, and explain how a loan facility can fit into the company’s broader operational and financial plans. Read More

The Five-Year Business Plan: Using It to Sell Your Startup!

In this blog, Michaela discusses the importance of a five-year business plan for a startup and how it is a valuable asset that can act as an internal road-map for management decision making and serve as the basis for supporting your pitch to investors about future growth prospects. Read More

Will I Miss the Window to Sell My Business?

In this blog, founding Partner, Bob Weis discusses the key elements of a M&A negotiation as the Baby Boom Generation is passing the torch of leadership. With years of experience in M&A execution, Bob shares the importance of preparation and having qualified professionals advisers, as well the common mistakes business owners make. Read More

What is the Right Level of Financial Leadership in a Rapidly Growing Business?

In this blog, Bob builds on his previous blog “Is it Time to Hire a CFO?” and addresses the full range of financial leadership and accounting positions between bookkeeper and CFO that can be required when a company is experiencing the dynamics of growth. He goes further into commenting on financial titles and to what businesses they are relevant to. Read More

Making Sense of Bitcoin

CFOs2GO’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, Michaela Gifford, is an experienced financial leader, working with firms in the U.S. and Japan. In this blog, Michaela introduces Bitcoin, the vague, yet fast-growing medium of exchange. She discusses the growing popularity of Bitcoin, and other virtual currencies and the impact they are having on government sponsored currencies and financial transactions. Read More

The Electronic Payments Series: No. 1 – A Challenge for Banks

Much like the dramatic changes impacting the taxi industry driven by ride sharing “brokers” such … Read More

Succession Planning Rethought

Few issues trouble a business owner more than how they are going to exit a … Read More

QuickBooks Clinic Series No. 4: Popular Add-ons

In this post I address some of the most popular add-ons to the QuickBooks accounting … Read More