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How To Raise Money For A Startup?

Besides your own personal network, what is the best way to get investors for a startup? ...
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Management accountant consulting

Michael Jian
Title: Country CFO
Company: Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd
(Country CFO at Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd)
CMA certification has been getting more popular in China. Some say management accountant consulting would be promising. However, it seems to me that rare consultants engage their jobs a...
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A. Chawla
Title: Student
Company: N.A
(Student at N.A)
Manufacturing Companies and Auto Companies like Ford Motors have captive finance subsidiary to finance their customers and dealers to enhance sales. In the Financial Statements, sa...
38 Views | 0 Answers/Comments

Making Excel Forecasting Simple

(Division Finance Manager)
I have Excel as my only source for forecasting and have been tasked with making it less detailed and simpler to use and follow. The challenge is that our industry is very direct labor ...
10352 Views | 3 Answers/Comments

Any forecasting software take in inputs such as Sales Contract data?

(Director of Finance and Operations)
Background: 15 person software company focused on enterprise-sales Scenario: Currently looking to move from our excel-based financial model into a more modern framework. Our current ...
90 Views | 1 Answers/Comments

Billing system for complicated revenue model

What's the best billing software that can automatically (non-manual) compute and prepare invoices for a revenue model that may be considered complicated? It is a professional servic...
17545 Views | 3 Answers/Comments

QuickBooks Multi User Mode

Jenna Alcantara
Title: Bookkeeper
Company: Nick&susie
(Bookkeeper at Nick&susie)
My family has a very small rental business and uses quickbooks 2015 for the bookkeeping. We have book keeper in one state, an a accountant in another. I'm wondering if the multi use...
168512 Views | 7 Answers/Comments

What is a good CRM system for a small to medium-size consulting firm?

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What is your opinion ? have you see something similar before ?

(Sales Manager)
My Company is a ICT system Integrator and I am the sales manager. the Management wants to change the sales plan from Commission based on Turn over Numbers (Taking into consideration th...
103 Views | 0 Answers/Comments

How can a nonprofit maintain net assets if depreciation expense is 25% of overall budget?

My nonprofit went into real estate by purchasing a building that dwarfs the core c3 on the balance sheet. So depreciation/amortization expense is killing me. It seems like the only wa...
165 Views | 1 Answers/Comments

Invoicing A Customer Before You Deliver The Goods

elizabeth kendall
Title: Manager, Inside Sales
Company: Anixter Power Solutions
(Manager, Inside Sales at Anixter Power Solutions)
I have a customer that is wanting me to bill them for material we have not shipped them yet because they want to get the invoice in this months budget. The last company I worked for had...
78949 Views | 28 Answers/Comments

best answer to interview question. What did I like most about my sales position?

Chantell Soileau
Title: sales
Company: flooring direct
(sales at flooring direct)
102 Views | 0 Answers/Comments

Freight charges to customer - Revenue? or net of expense?

Allan Kaplan
Title: CFO
Company: Euclid Systems Corporation
(CFO at Euclid Systems Corporation)

Looking for opinions - do you include the freight charges passed through to customers as top line revenue, or as a reduction of your cost of goods sold? Thanks.

79683 Views | 14 Answers/Comments

Billing Tool/CPQ recommendation for subscription/usage-based model needed

(Senior Product Manager )
Hi, I am researching currently diverse billing/CPQ tools for a subscription/usage based billing model. We are using Salesforce as CRM system and customized it in the past to be able to ...
1282 Views | 2 Answers/Comments

Can anyone recommend accounting system or billing software to automate the preparation of grant expenditure reports?

Title: president
Company: urban league
(president at urban league)
As a human services agency most of our revenues are derived from providing social services which we have to seek reimbursement from federal, state, and local government. All require ba...
32105 Views | 2 Answers/Comments

Accounts Receivable Financing vs Factoring - What are the differences?

46478 Views | 6 Answers/Comments

Cash Flow Statement & Cash Balance

I work at a growing startup and our actual cash balance (reconciles with quickbooks) does not tie to our cash flows cash balance (excel). We track revenue & inventory outside of qui...
3180 Views | 8 Answers/Comments

Is SaaS software good for small startups?

Jane Levin
Title: Corporate Controller
Company: Private
(Corporate Controller at Private)
We are looking for something more scalable and global than Quickbooks, but we are small (sub 50 employees) and I don't think I want to take a $50K+ proposal to my CEO for a system we cu...
3829 Views | 15 Answers/Comments

Intercompany loans without charging interest expense

Daniel Magliari
Title: Principal.
Company: Magliari and Associates
(Principal. at Magliari and Associates)
I am working for a privately held company that has recently acquired a couple of subsidiaries internationally.  We currently need to provide an intercompany loans to two of ...
178086 Views | 22 Answers/Comments

Job prospect in developed country

(Audit Associate)
Hello. I’m an auditor at a big 4 firm in a developing country (indonesia). I’m really interested in finding a job in a developed country (australia, canada or uk/europe) within th...
170 Views | 0 Answers/Comments

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