Financial Strategy

Is your company poised for rapid growth? Are your financial strategies strong enough to fulfill your growth potential? Is your financial staff keeping pace? Navigating financial strategy is complex, challenging, and expensive. BottomLine Growth founder and CEO Carol Coughlin climbed her way to top financial leadership roles, setting anchor points to help small and mid-sized businesses reach their own summits. Explore how you can prepare your business for a successful growth journey, using this resource as your first step.

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Governance, Compliance, & Legal Matters

Written by Carol Coughlin

The Governance Committee’s Role in Board Succession Planning, Board Engagement and New Best Practices   There are volumes of articles focused on the succession of key management. Historically, however, not much has been written about board succession. This is not surprising, considering in the not-so-distant past, board directors were considered not unlike Supreme Court justices…

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Is Now the Time for Hyper-Growth?

Written by Carol Coughlin

Too many companies conduct end-of-year planning with seemingly no or only minimal interest in growth. If you were in their conference rooms you’d likely hear very general statements like, “We need to do better than we did last year.” Or you’d watch them put a percentage on next year’s growth because “that’s the percentage we…

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How Strong is Your 3-Part Foundation?

Written by Carol Coughlin

Once a business is past the start-up phase and ready to grow to the next level, something key changes about the nature of its foundation. Specifically, it has to be rock solid. You might be thinking that every organization needs a rock solid foundation at every stage and, of course, you’re right – but only…

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8 Signs Your Company is Ready for Next Level Growth

Written by Carol Coughlin

Ready for Next Level Growth

The vast majority of indicators that a company is ready to achieve the next level in its growth journey can be found within its foundation – its: Financial foundation Operational foundation Leadership foundation When you are 100% confident in all three of these foundational areas, deciding to pursue growth and determining your growth strategy become…

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