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Anders Liu-Lindberg
Title: Regional Finance Business Partner
Company: Maersk Line Northern Europe
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(Regional Finance Business Partner at Maersk Line Northern Europe)
I’ve been talking a lot about why finance business partners are the new black in Finance lately. Every transformation effort in the finance function is aimed at empowering these...
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Anonymous
(Sr. International Accountant)
Hi, my company was planning to go IPO last year, but got delayed and now we don't have a definite schedule on the IPO date. We have IPO reserve for about $4M booked to deferred...
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Charles Lambert
(CFO at Novella Clinical)
We are a $100m revenue private company in professional services (revenues contract/project based, no inventory, limited supply chain). I am interested in whether anyone has a benchmark...
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B Wool
(owner at Self)
I obtained a promissory note in return for a business loan of which the debtor has since defaulted. I obtained a summary judgement which has since been vacated due to inadequate notice...
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Anonymous
(VP)
My company is a 5 year startup that designs and manufacture very expensive women clothing and cosmetic products. We finally are ready for wholesale business and need to come up with a...
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James Myers
(Director at FP&A Strategy Consulting)
In preparation for a webinar on Finance Productivity Hacks, I’m doing research on some of the low value add activities that are draining our precious time as Finance...
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Regis Quirin
(Director of Finance at Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP)
I have heard of paying to expedite certain activities, i.e. obtaining a D&B number; but not to correct an error.  Does anyone have a similar experience?  
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John Olson
Title: Associate
Company: Radius
(Associate at Radius)
The following is part one of a two-part Radius series on sending US expats to Germany. By Luigi Nicoletta, Senior Manager, Tax and Global Mobility If your US company plans to send...
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Anonymous
(Director)
We are looking into purchasing software to keep track of our stock ledger (we currently use excel). We have about 500 shareholders, 50 option holders, and there are about 100...
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Anonymous
(Controller)
We are hiring about 50 + across the country and are flying in candidates to our Boston HQ. The cost is starting to be material. I go back and forth with putting all of the expense to...
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John Olson
Title: Associate
Company: Radius
(Associate at Radius)
By Dafydd Williams, Senior Director, Advisory Services India is a notoriously difficult country in which to do business. Corporate leaders from around the world frequently lament the...
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Elijah Oladunmoye
(Finance Director at Vodacom)
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Leslie Karnauskas
(CFO at BMGI)
I am trying to find out what the standard finders fee might be for fund raising in the range of $1M to $5M. Can anyone tell me what current market rates for fees might be please....
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Ernie Humphrey CTP
Title: CFO
Company: Function Form Staging & Design
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(CFO at Function Form Staging & Design)
Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality. CFOs need to own the role of Chief Trusted Advisor from break room to boardroom.  CFOs need to play the role of Chief...
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Anonymous
(CFO)
We are considering implementing a sales quota system. I'm concerned as I've heard many negative comments regarding quota systems; the targets are unrealistic, people just...
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Gregory Q. Jenkins
Title: President & CEO
Company: Quentasia Industries Inc.
(President & CEO at Quentasia Industries Inc.)
I have had the privilege of working with many clients across several industries over the years. One of the trends I have seen is the emergence of Shadow IT departments. So what exactly...
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Anonymous
(CFO)
I have been asked several times over the last few months as I interview for jobs where preparing financial planning models is part of the job description whether I use macros in the...
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Gary Honig
Title: President
Company: Creative Capital Associates Factoring Co..
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(President at Creative Capital Associates Factoring Co..)
Invoice factoring is a commercial financing method whereby accounts receivables are leveraged to access working capital to grow a business. In fact, an invoice is a loan made by the...
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Wayne Spivak
(President & CFO at SBAConsulting.com)
If so, what did you score and why? Was it worth the effort in hindsight? How did it impact the process?
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Anonymous
(Contract Accountant)
Hi- I recently started as a controller (a new position for both the company and me) at a very young company.  The owner is in his 20's with no formal business education....