2Go Blog: Strategic Planning

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

Post Merger Integration: Why a Conduit is an Essential Part of Success

New Partner and co-leader of CFOs2GO’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, Michaela Gifford, has successfully guided businesses worldwide as a financial leader, working with firms in the U.S. and Japan. In this blog, Michaela shares her thoughts on post-merger execution and integration, which are the most critical elements leading to the success of a transaction. She discusses the plans, risks and various scenarios that along with the strategy to help move things along. 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

International M&A: Why Taxes Matter Even for Small Companies

In the past year I’ve seen an increasing amount of M&A activity especially with my … Read More

Trending California Tax News: A bite at the bottom…NOW a bite at the top?

California Senator Bob Hertzberg (D – San Fernando Valley) proposed January 12th, a sales tax … Read More

When Family Wealth Outgrows the Family Business

Transitions in a family business are difficult. Deciding how and where to grow, changing roles … Read More

The Use of Social Media in Recruiting: Employers

Previously, I wrote a post on what candidates should keep in mind regarding social media … Read More

The 5 Things You Need To Do If Your Are A WhatsApp Employee

The recent acquisition of WhatsApp by Facebook, at an astonishingly high valuation, brings to mind … Read More