Know how to read the signs that tell you its time to hire a CFO.
Waiting too long to hire a full-time finance person can lead to significant risks, including sloppy cash management or a short fall in working capital. It’s best to act to avoid mistakes with the lifeblood of your business.
You don’t necessarily need to hire an Ivy League MBA full time for $300,000 per year to manage your finances. The skills and experience of candidates and the job profile should match your company’s needs.
About Mike Periu
Mike is a seasoned executive with experience in small business finance and management. He is the founder of Proximo, LLC a leading provider of corporate, consumer and small business education and training services with an emphasis on finance and technology.
Mike Periu is also a leading national voice for individual empowerment through financial education and entrepreneurship. He has been interviewed over 500 times in national and international media, including NBC, Univision, CNN en español, Telemundo, HITN, TVE, RTE, SBS, MegaTV and others.
Mike writes regularly for American Express OpenForum, Yahoo! Finanzas and is a Huffington Post contributor.
Mike has degrees in Finance and International Business from Georgetown University. He is on the Board of Directors of the Council for Economic Education and was a Fellow at the Kauffman Foundation’s Labs for Enterprise Creation.