Month: October 2011

New York Times supports CFO's for small business

This article which just appeared in the New York Times explores some of the reasons a company might need a CFO, even if they are not large enough to need a full-time CFO. Small-Business Guide:  When Should a Small Business Hire a Finance Chief?     

No Explanation is Possible

THE TAX SYSTEM EXPLAINED IN BEER Suppose that every day, ten men go out for beer and the bill for all ten comes to $100… If they paid their bill the way we pay our taxes, it would go something like this… The first four men (the poorest) would pay nothing. The fifth would pay… Read more »

The Dance of Business: 7 Steps to Success

Have you ever taken a basic dance class – swing, salsa, tango?  The class starts out with everyone in a line learning the same 6 or 8 beat step over and over, adding some variations to it until you finally get to try it with a real person.  By the end of the class, you… Read more »