2Go Blog: Strategic Planning

Consumer Brands

I Already Have an Accounting Team. Why Do I Need Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A)?

One of the top priorities of a growing company is to build a finance team … Read More

Consulting CFOs: The Power of Affiliation

In this blog, Bob discusses why it is important for independent consultants to have affiliation and community in order for them to truly grow professionally. Read More

Consumer Brands

Is the Annual Budget a Colossal Waste of Time?

In this blog, Joe discusses the importance of budgeting in establishing operational goals, timelines, and resource requirements. He addresses the most common complaints and provides improvements that can be made in order to establish a credible financial plan. Read More

Making the Finance Operation the Best it Can Be

In this blog, Bob discusses several operational changes that your organization can make to ensure performance improvement. Read More

Consumer Brands

Telling a Compelling Financial Story

In this blog, new partner and leader of CFOs2GO’s Branded Consumer Products practice area, Joe Greenhalgh, shares some common guidelines critical to making a successful financial presentation for every business audience including the board, investors, lenders or bankers. Read More

Using Olympic Training Methods to Improve Your Planning & Budgeting

In this blog, CFOs2GO lead partner of Strategic Services Practice, Tom Sheppard discusses Visualization as a tool used for anyone, not just Olympic athletes, to improve the alignment of strategy, planning, operations and budgeting Read More

Cybersecurity in a Changing World

In our post today, guest blogger Jason Clause of Endsight discusses the Equifax data security breach and what we as business people can learn from it. Read More

“Hello. We want to buy your Company.” Now what do you do?

In this blog, CFOs2GO lead partner of Strategic Services Practice, Tom Sheppard discusses the process of selling your company and shares the questions that need to be addressed in this process. 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