Newsletter

Browse the quarterly news updates straight from the Michigan CFO Associates staff

2019 Archive

Winter 2019 Newsletter Website President’s Message: What’s on Your 2019 Christmas List? | Brian’s Corner - Does Your Business Have Financial Clarity? | Photos from Around TownAnd the World! New Webinars! The Cash Flow Factory Health & Growth Series

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2018 Archive

Fall 2018 Newsletter Website President’s Message: Orange is the New Black. 50 is the New 40. And 8% is the New Breakeven | Brian’s Corner - Relationships Matter And So Do the Numbers | Photos Around the World and MICFO Workshop

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Summer 2018 Newsletter Website President’s Message : Q & A with Michigan CFO | Brian’s Corner - Do You Have a "Proven Process"? | Photos Around Town

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Spring 2018 Newsletter Website President’s Message: Of Course Cash is King | Brian’s Corner - What’s the Right Cash | Photos Around Town

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Winter 2018 Newsletter Website President’s Message: 2017 In Review | Brian’s Corner: Customer Analysis – Staying in touch with change | Photos from Around Town

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2017 Archive

Fall 2017 Newsletter Website President’s Message: When is the best time to make a profit? | Brian’s Corner: Customer Analysis – Staying in touch with change | Photos from Around Town

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Summer 2017 Newsletter Website President’s Message: Take Stock | Brian’s Corner: The Three C’s of Invoicing | What’s Happening: Upcoming Fraud Webinar | Photos from Around Town

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Spring 2017 Newsletter Website President’s Message: Improving Margins with a Three-Way-Match Brian’s Corner: Budget for Employee Training, a Great ROI! What’s Happening: Photos from Michigan CFO Associates St. Paddy’s Day Celebration!

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Winter 2017 Newsletter Website President’s Message: What are you BUSY with? Brian’s Corner: Measuring Efficiency in a Service Firm Upcoming Events: Fraud & Embezzlement In Small-Business: How It Happens, Why It Happens, And What You Can Do About It Workshop

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2016 Archive

Fall 2016 Newsletter Website President’s Message: The REAL Candidate for Change 2.0 Brian’s Corner: Predicting Net Income… with Confidence Upcoming Events: Fraud & Embezzlement Prevention December 2016

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Summer 2016 Newsletter Website President’s Message: Two out of a Hundred… Brian’s Corner: How To… Design & Develop a Pay Structure for Small Business What’s Happening?: Michigan CFO 10 Year Anniversary Upcoming Events: Capital Investment Seminar

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Spring 2016 Newsletter Website President’s Message: Embezzlement, Part II Brian’s Corner: Show Some “Love” to the Accounting Staff Spotlight: Embezzlement Interview What’s Happening: Fowling, Cash Flow Factory, and more

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Winter 2016 Newsletter Website President’s Message: If You Had a Million Dollars… Brian’s Corner: Fraud & Embezzlement What’s Happening: Holiday Photos

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2015 Archive

Fall 2015 Newsletter Website President’s Message: Back to School Brian’s Corner: Are You Still Doing Your Payroll In-House? What’s Happening: A Little Work….. And A Little Play Q & A With James Truan, Trynex International

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Summer 2015 Newsletter Website President’s Message: What Would the Oracle of Omaha Say? Brian’s Corner: Three Measurements of a Company’s Health What’s Happening: Corp! Magazine’s Most Valuable Professional Award & KPI Luncheon “Who – Solve Your #1 Problem” Book Review

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Spring 2015 Newsletter Website Inside This Issue: Now that it’s working, let’s stop doing it Upcoming Event: 2nd Annual Roundtable Luncheon CFO Tips: Understanding and Managing Credit Card Processing Fees

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Winter 2015 Newsletter Website Inside This Issue: Resetting the Targets Client Spotlight with Scott Clein at Giffels Webster What’s Happening: Welcome, New Clients! Holiday Photos!

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2014 Archive

Fall 2014 PDF Version Inside This Issue: President’s Message: iPhone 6, Pets, and other Financial Commitments, Brian’s Corner: Improving Report Formats, What’s Happening: Welcome, New Clients! Photo Gallery: Summer Pictures

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Summer 2014 PDF Inside This Issue: President’s Message – Summertime, Jack Brian’s Corner – 300-Mile Race for Make-A-Wish Michigan What’s Happening – Welcome, New Clients! Photo Gallery – Opening Day at Comerica Park, Michigan CFO Open House, and Whirlyball

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Spring, 2014 PDF Inside This Issue: Summertime, Jack; 300-Mile Race for Make-A-Wish Michigan; Welcome, New Clients!; Opening Day at Comerica Park, Michigan CFO Open House, and Whirlyball

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Winter, 2014 PDF Version Inside This Issue: ID Theft: Are you Prepared? Michigan CFO Associates Has Moved! Managing Your Personal Financial Risks; Photo Gallery

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2013 Archive

Fall, 2013 PDF Version Inside This Issue: The Only Ship That Won’t Sail? Hourly and Salary are not your only options! Brand New Roundtable Luncheon October 23; Photo Gallery

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Summer, 2013 PDF Version Inside This Issue: Preparing For Plan ‘B’; Upcoming Events!; 2013 Masters; Do You Know Your PAYDEX Score?

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Spring, 2013 PDF Version Inside This Issue: Will We Finally Start Digging Out? A Little Work, And A Little Play; Spotlight: Q&A with Jim McTevia, author of “The Culture of Debt”; Upcoming Workshop: Four Key Systems Every Business Needs

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2012 Archive

Holiday, 2012 PDF Version Inside This Issue: Holiday Surprises; Five Points for Increasing the Selling Price of your Business; What’s Happening? Michigan CFO Associates in the News, Client Appreciation Mixer, Upcoming Workshops

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Summer, 2012 PDF Version Inside This Issue: Back To School; Restaurant Impossible; No More Free Budgets; Budgeting – A Benefit or a Burden? What’s Happening? March of Dimes on Discovery’s American Chopper

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Spring, 2012 PDF Version Inside This Issue: Georgia’s On My Mind…; Vendor Discounts – The Real Deal; What’s Happening? Strange Military Instructions and Information

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Winter, 2012 PDF Version Inside this issue: President’s Message: Daydreaming of a 2-Year Turnaround Czar; Brians Corner: U.S Currency Trivia; Whats Happening: New Financial Statement Resource, The Cash Flow Factory Workshop Series; Client Spotlight: DMP Manufacturing.

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2011 Archive

Fall 2011 PDF Version Inside This Issue> Presidents Message: Do you know how to get to Delco Boulevard?; Whats Happening: Detroit News Article, CORP! Magazine Article, Cash Flow Factory Workshop, Walsh BusinessLIVE 2011, Automation Ally, Dancing With Our Local Stars: …

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Summer 2011 Newsletter PDF Inside This Issue > President’s Message: Are you raising YOUR Debt Ceiling? What’s Happening: Wedding Bells, The Cash Flow Factory Workshop Series, Referral Drive – Coming Soon!, We’re Hiring!, Take Control of Your Collection Process, Client …

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Spring 2011 PDF Version Inside This Issue: Celebrating 5 Years!, GLEQ, Catalyst, We’re Hiring, Paraprosdokian Phrases, Selling What Your Customers WANT, What Clients Are Saying

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Winter 2011 PDF Version President’s Message: All Over The Map Whats Happening?, Meet Brian Bach, CFO A.C.E Event, New Resource: The CFO Tool Box! Client Spotlight: Q&A with Donna Zobel, Myron Zucker, Inc.

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2010 Archive

Fall 2010 – PDF Version Inside This Issue: Happy Holidays Client Appreciation Event Contest Winners

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We recommend you download the Summer 2010 pdf > Inside This Issue: President’s Message: Systems Produce Results What’s Happening? Exciting News at Michigan CFO Associates— check it out! A New Kind of Tax Reform Are you paying “The Stupid Tax?” …

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4 Years… What are the Odds?; Exciting News at Michigan CFO Associates; Important Regulation Changes: The HIRE Act, Health Care Law and changes in 1099 reporting; Q&A with Mike Meldrum, Complete Communications, Inc.

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Déjà Vu All Over Again; Your FICO Score: FICO reveals how common credit mistakes affect scores; Just For Fun If you’re feeling all alone, like no one cares… check this out; Tech Tips Practical tools you can use every day; What’s Happening? Exciting News at Michigan CFO Associates—check it out! Photo Stories See the insert for photos of our Client/VIP party and my recent snowmobile trip!

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2009 Archive

The Recession is OVER; CFO Insider Tools: Flexible Budgets— an important tool in your analysis toolbox; Client Spotlight: Five questions with Mike Schena, Michigan Custom Machines; Exciting News at Michigan CFO Associates, including our latest Executive Briefing

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Bailouts for the Big, Natural Selection for the Small; 2009 Tour de Michigan; Tech Tips: Practical Tools You Can Use Everyday; What’s Happening? Exciting news at Michigan CFO Associates, including a new Executive Briefing – check it out!

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Don’t Commit Verbal Abuse; Tech Tips: Practical Tools You Can Use Everyday; Exciting news at Michigan CFO Associates, including a recent article in the Detroit News

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Don’t Make 2009 Tougher Than It Already Is; Meal or No Meal?; Tech Tips: Practical Tools You Can Use Everyday; What’s Happening

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2008 Archive

Don’t Call Me Bob: The “Do’s and Don’ts” at Michigan CFO Associates, Get Your 2009 Budget Process Started Now, Tech Tips: Practical Tools You Can Use Everyday, What’s Happening?

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New Faces, Are You Worth $15 per hour?, What You Don’t Know — Or Don’t Share — Can Hurt You, What’s Happening?

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Small-business Makeover Magic, Embezzlement Warning Signs, What Are You Charging?, www.XLprojectionPRO.com

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Small Business Public Relations, Read a Good Book Lately? What’s on the Web, Grand Hotel Getaway

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2007 Archive

See the Future…and See it Now!, Recognize and Reward for Results, Hit or Miss Hiring?, Small Business Toolkit, Special Offer: XL Projection PRO

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Is a Flight Attendant Flying the Plane?, The New Michigan Business Tax, A Mid-Year Checkup, The Coming Skills Shortage

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The “Sexier” Side of Accounting, Consider an Advisory Board for Your Small Business, Locking in Key Team Members, Small Business Success Story

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The Proposed Michigan Small Business Tax: What does it mean for your business?, The Bottom Line of Financial Management, Team Building 101, Small Business Success Story

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