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The Rewards & Perils of High Growth

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Most every company doggedly pursues growth, but is every company prepared for growth when it arrives? Join us as six of our CFO Thought Leaders share insights into how finance pulled the lever when it was time to  expand their firms. Top (L toR) Brian Giambagno, CFO, Action Environmental […]

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Identifying the Levers That Drive The Recurring Revenue Business Model

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What does your firm need to spend to acquire a customer?  Join us as Tyler Sloat, CFO of Zuora reveals his CFO mind-set and explains why customer churn is the boogie man of the subscription economy.

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Leveraging Sustainable Growth, Dawn Orr, CFO, Wealth Engine

Podcast: Play in new window | Download How does a firm’s rate of growth impact the influence of a strategic CFO? Join us as Dawn shares her CFO mind-set and explains why she views growth as being essential to CFOs realizing their strategic value.

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Weighing the Risks of Expanding Globally, Tarun Chopra, CFO, Clements Worldwide

Podcast: Play in new window | Download How can a company measure its business exposure in all parts of the world? Join us as Tarun shares his CFO mind-set and the steps he took to rebuild a finance team and establish a function that incorporates three key skills.

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Student Housing and the Rise of Campus Apartments

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Ever wonder how universities and colleges are able to answer the growing demand for student housing across the country? Join us as Campus Apartments CFO Jim Smith  shares his CFO mind-set and explores one of the real estate industry’s most robust and quickly evolving segments.

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Seven Middle-Market CFOs Share Their Passions for Business

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What’s exciting you about finance and business right now? Join us as seven of our CFO Thought Leaders explain how disruptive changes  driven by technologies and globalization are elevating the finance function as it defines new strategic roles for its people.

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How 29 Prime is Bringing Digital Visibility to a Business Near You

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What’s it like to architect the financial function inside a high-growth firm? Join us as Haleh Fardi, CFO of 29 Prime shares her CFO mind-set and the financial levers of a business determined to bring digital visibility to small businesses everywhere. 

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Getting Beyond Your Org Chart: Viewing the Workforce as a Pool of Human Capability

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What questions should CFOs be asking when it comes to human capital allocation?   Join us as Debbie Ricci, CFO, A-T Solutions, shares her CFO mindset when it comes to allocating human resources inside a fast-growth firm. Learn how technology is helping A-T Solutions optimize its workforce as it […]

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Part-Time CFOs Flourish Inside Lower Middle Market as Technology Advances Growth

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What’s it like to have a line of sight into the finance departments of numerous lower middle-market companies? Join us as Matthew May, managing partner of AcuityCFO, explains how the demand for interim CFOs among lower middle-market firms is on the rise as young management teams adopt an […]

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Inside Finance: Firehouse Subs CFO Discusses Business Model of High-Growth Firm

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What’s it like to be CFO of a fast-growing franchise restaurant ? Join us as Vince reveals his CFO mind-set, and the strategies that allowed his finance team to come out from behind their pencils to the frontlines of revenue generation.

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