Resources: The Issue Newsletter

The Issue – October 2018

In this issue, CFOs2Go Managing Partner Bob Weis discusses the changing role of consultants, and how we at CFOs2Go develop them. Read More

The Issue – June 2018

In this issue, CFOs2GO Partner Jack Doty discusses the essential intangible qualities present in Turnaround Management and Fast Growth companies. Read More

The Issue – April 2018

In this issue, our Director of Recruiting, Jodi Avina, discusses the ever-changing workplace, and the future qualities required by those who will succeed in that environment. Read More

The Issue – Fall 2017

In this issue, CFOs2GO Lead Partner of the Real Estate & Construction Practice, Bill Klein discusses the current housing market in the San Francisco Bay Area and why there is a persistent housing crisis. Read More

The Issue – September 2017

In this issue, Chris Chillingworth discusses how psychology impacts business decision making, and why people make seemingly irrational decisions. The discussion is based on book released earlier this year, The Undoing Project by Michael Lewis, which is a fascinating read. Read More

The Issue – March 2017

In this issue, Bob Weis discusses the importance of skill-sets traditionally associated with sales that should be present in a CFO if s/he is to be an effective communicator of a company’s financial information. This is particularly true in times of change such as growth or contraction. He cites a number of case studies from his experience and other respected sources (including the Harvard Business Review) and offers some insightful quotes from business leaders to build the case for looking beyond the numbers. He builds the case for seeking outside expertise on a part-time basis to assist the current CFO when unique or temporary circumstances are encountered such as mergers, acquisitions, foreign expansion, turnarounds, and rapid growth that strain capabilities. Read More

The Issue – January 2017

In this issue, Chris Chillingworth discusses how to incent non-sales people to go above and beyond their job descriptions to perform at exemplary levels. Read More

The Issue – November 2016

In this issue one of our partners, Jack Doty, discuss the role of the Consulting CFO and the challenges a business encounters where an experienced CFO can add considerable value and insight. He expresses how properly faced, crisis and growth challenges are the very opportunities that cause companies to grow and prosper…”. He has included some case history from his work to illustrate key points. Read More

The Issue – October 2016

“Contractors and Developers Beware”
In this issue, CFOs2GO Partner and leader of our Real Estate Development and Construction practice previews the Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2014-09, Revenue from Contracts with Customers, issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB). Read More

The Issue – Summer 2016

“Advanced Financial Analysis”

In this issue, Chris discusses various tools and techniques that financial analysts, managers, employees, customers, vendors and bankers use to assess the financial health of a company and where it’s going that may not be apparent in the reading of the traditional Income Statement and Balance Sheet. A fictitious case history is included to illustrate the point. Have questions or need further assistance? Chris’s contact information is listed in The Issue – Summer 2016. Read More