Topics: Business Strategy

Background Basics Behind C-Level Hires

By: Warren Averett

Does timing have anything to do with C-level hires?  January 2017 was hopping with new executive leadership changes in Birmingham, but

April 18th, 2017 | Business Strategy

Matchmaker, Matchmaker: Choosing the Right Lender

It’s easy to think of lenders as doing your company a favor. But business financing relationships are just that: relationships. Yes,

April 11th, 2017 | Business Strategy

5 Ways to Speed Up Collections

Turning receivables into cash is among the most important things a business must do. Of course, it’s easier said than done. Here are

March 30th, 2017 | Business Strategy

Offer Plan Loans? Be Sure to Set a Reasonable Interest Rate

Like many businesses, yours may allow retirement plan participants to take out loans from their accounts. Such loans are governed by many IRS

March 29th, 2017 | Business Strategy, Retirement Planning

Envision Your Advisory Board Before You Form It

Many companies reach a point in their development where they could benefit from an advisory board. It’s all too easy in today’s complex

March 21st, 2017 | Business Strategy

Don’t Make Hunches – Crunch the Numbers

Some business owners make major decisions by relying on gut instinct. But investments made on a “hunch” often fall short of management’s expectations. In

March 16th, 2017 | Business Strategy

Thinking Big is the First Step Toward Growing Your Business

Nearly every business owner wants to grow his or her company. But with growth comes risk, and that can keep you from taking

February 23rd, 2017 | Business Strategy