Believe it or not, we are in the 4th quarter of 2016 and the time to start your business planning for 2017 is NOW! Ensuring businesses have the proper plan in place heading into the New Year is crucial to their future success. From our experience, businesses that have a documented plan in place are much more successful at realizing their goals than those that do not. So, what should business owners be focusing on as they head into 2017?… read more →
By tracking KPIs, you can better understand the condition, sustainability, and trends within your accounting department and keep a close handle on your business’ financial health.
Many owners and managers are hearing about Part-Time CFOs for small to mid-sized business, so what are the benefits of such a solution? Let’s discuss the why, what, when, as well as the goals, for a Part-Time CFO, also known as an interim, fractional, or outsourced CFO. Why Engage a Part-Time CFO? Hiring full-time employees is very expensive and can be risky. With the advent of cloud-based tools that make collaboration easier, companies can now have ready access to a… read more →
The technology world is continually evolving around us, but how does this affect the accounting industry? Although it may be perceived as an unlikely pair, technology and accounting go hand in hand. Recent accounting technology software, methods, and possibilities have produced exciting results for Signature Analytic clients, who rely on us for their outsourced accounting solutions. We recently had an accounting technology webinar with SkyriverIT and focused on using the right accounting technology in your business and how it can… read more →
Fortune features Signature Analytics’ article on company inventory turnover ratio. The article covers the following topics: How to determine your company’s inventory turnover ratio Ideal turnover ratio Tools for financial reporting for high-growth companies How to improve your turnover ratio Read the full article on Fortune.
As a business owner, one of your goals is to maximize your multiple and to do this you must know your company’s market value. But how do you acquire this information? We recently sponsored a seminar with InfoVera™ that focused on Total Enterprise Value Opportunity (TEVO) for business owners. InfoVera is a Market Value Reporting Agency and was founded to help businesses realize their company’s market value. Through InfoVera, a company can learn their TEVO Score. InfoVera Co-Founder, Sandy Burton… read more →
Signature Analytics is thrilled to be named an Inc. 500 Fastest-Growing Company! Inc. ranked the top 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the nation according to percentage revenue growth over a three-year period. The top 10% of companies, the Inc. 500 will be featured in the September issue of Inc. We are honored to be an Inc. 500 winner! Signature Analytics has experienced over 866% growth over a three-year period! Our employee count has more than tripled from the beginning of… read more →
A survey by Desjardins Financial Security showed that money is the main cause of stress outside of work. Nearly half of the respondents cited money issues as their top stressor. I often hear from clients how frustrated they are with their current financial position. They feel lost and they are not sure how to create a plan to track their cash flow. This can create fear and stress, which in turn makes it difficult to have balance in the workplace.… read more →
One of the biggest obstacles in business is predicting cash flow and influencing the future of your company. Business owners may become paralyzed when they review their financials. Understanding your numbers will help you be proactive about your company’s future and confident in the decisions you make. Let’s take a look at some common questions business owners may have regarding their financials and learn the top ways to unleash the power of your financials! Is there a better way to… read more →
Inc.com mentions Signature Analytics in an article about ways to better manage cash flow! The article covers 7 tips to better manage cash flow, including: Evaluation Tightening up net terms Automatic payments Best terms Reserve cash Require deposits Develop Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) Read the full 7 Expert Ways to Better Manage Cash Flow article on Inc.com!