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Webinar Recording

The Small Business Team's Guide to Growth

Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
Challenges for growing a small business have never been greater. In the year ahead, marketplaces will continue to shift, technology will continue to grow and rules of engagement will continue to change. Learning about challenges ahead and how to best meet them requires strategic thinking. In a small business, the team is more important than any individual role and everyone has to wear different hats. Approaching the growth challenge from a financial perspective can bring this diverse team together to drive a winning strategy that reduces the chaos and positions a company for success.
After attending this event you will be able to:
Identify the key trends affecting small business growth
Identify and explore best practices in crafting a business growth plan
Evaluate key advantages/disadvantages of organic vs. external growth strategies
Explore the technology tools to support the plan

Speakers

Lynn Fountain, CPA, CGMA, CRMA, MBA
Lynn Fountain
CPA, CGMA, CRMA, MBA
Lynn Fountain has over 35 plus years of experience spanning public accounting, corporate accounting and consulting. She is a subject matter expert in multiple fields including accounting, internal audit, ethics, fraud evaluations, Sarbanes-Oxley, enterprise risk management, governance, financial management and compliance.

Ms. Fountain has held two executive positions for international companies and now engages in her own consulting and training work. She is a highly sought after international trainer, author and consultant. Ms. Fountain is the author of three separate technical books including: “Raise the Red Flag – The Internal Auditors Guide to Fraud Evaluations”; “Leading the Internal Audit Function” and “Ethics and the Internal Auditor’s Dilemma”. In addition, Ms. Fountain is a frequent blogger on the LinkedIn platform and has also had numerous articles published in professional and technical publications.

Ms. Fountain has performed as an adjunct instructor for the School of Business for the School of Business at the University of Kansas. She obtained her BSBA from Pittsburg State University and her MBA from Washburn University in Kansas. She has her CPA, CGMA, CRMA credentials.
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo, Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo
Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Jess is the Content Manager for Argyle Executive Forum’s growing CFO virtual division. In her current role, Jess is responsible for the creation and implementation of virtual event themes, overviews, and working with speakers and partners to create engaging and timely content. Prior to joining Argyle, Jess got her start in audience development and marketing with NewBay Media. A graduate of Gettysburg College, and a New Jersey native, Jess currently resides in Hoboken.

Sponsor

Event Sponsor Oracle NetSuite
Oracle NetSuite - Oracle NetSuite Global Business Unit pioneered the Cloud Computing revolution in 1998, establishing the world’s first company dedicated to delivering business applications over the internet. Today, Oracle NetSuite Global Business Unit provides a suite of cloud-based financials / Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), HR and omnichannel commerce software that runs the business of companies in more than 100 countries. For more information, please visit http://www.netsuite.com.

Continuing Education Information

Certified Public Accountant

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 CPE Credit
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
  • Program Level
    Basic
  • Prerequisites
    No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
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Continuing Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 Hour
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
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Certified Management Accountant

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 CE Credit
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
  • Program Level
    Basic
  • Prerequisites
    No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
More information about CE Credits