Posts Tagged ‘financial growth’

5 Reasons Your Company Might Not be Growing

Written by Carol Coughlin

A company’s growth can stall for many reasons – most of them internal and a few external. Here are just five internal factors that business owners need to examine anytime their company is considering taking on growth or when growth has been planned, but is just not happening.  5 Reasons Your Company Might Not be…

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5 Dire DOs & Deadly Don’ts for Scaling Your Business

Written by Carol Coughlin

Scaling-Your-Business

Scaling your business is simply the process of taking your company to its next level of success, but when you consider the definition of “scalability” this exciting venture suddenly becomes much more complicated – and real.   So, what is the definition of scalability? Scalability means that an organization’s business model has the potential for…

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How Fast Growing Companies Can Prevent Crash & Burn

Written by Carol Coughlin

Fast Growing Companies

Let me tell you about two business owners.   One couldn’t sleep at night. She was concerned that her company’s growth was getting out of hand. She wasn’t sure if she could afford to scale the business and didn’t know what scaling meant in terms of cash and profitability.   She made the decision to…

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The 5 Best Decisions I Made while Growing My Own Company

Written by Carol Coughlin

Growth

While every business has its ups and downs, and while not every decision leads to increased profitability, there are certain choices business owners make that ultimately become the backbone of their overall business growth and success.   Following are the five best decisions I personally made while growing my own company – those decisions that…

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Key Trends to Look for When Assessing Financials

Written by Carol Coughlin

Financial foundation

When businesses try to figure out why they are in trouble, looking at columns of numbers or endless pages financial statements to find the problem can seem like searching for a needle in a haystack. What they need is a magnet. When assessing financials, there are several “magnets” that help us pull out the information…

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