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Managing the Winter Cash Flow Blues
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Managing the Winter Cash Flow Blues

Have you ever put on lipstick to kiss a check? Well, I have.  There were a few times that a...
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Monthly Mission:  Tax Planning and Teenagers
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Monthly Mission: Tax Planning and Teenagers

After this Tax Planning segment in All Access, you’ll have the timing down, a checklist of items to gather and...
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Monthly Mission: Job Closeout Checklist
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Monthly Mission: Job Closeout Checklist

Have you ever had a job that would never end? Back in our construction contractor days, we used to joke...
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Monthly Mission:  Seek and Find Your Unbilled Jobs or Incomplete Billings
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Monthly Mission: Seek and Find Your Unbilled Jobs or Incomplete Billings

Ever had that nagging voice in your head saying, “I hope we’ve billed all our jobs….I think we billed all...
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Monthly Mission:  Feeling Overwhelmed and the Power of 48 Minutes
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Monthly Mission: Feeling Overwhelmed and the Power of 48 Minutes

Have you ever felt completely overwhelmed by your to-do list, or the people calling you, or the growing number of...
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Monthly Mission:  Cash Management Checkup
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Monthly Mission: Cash Management Checkup

There are three times a year that we like to focus on cash management in a commercial construction company: Late...
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Monthly Mission: Making Sure You Are On Track!
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Monthly Mission: Making Sure You Are On Track!

Are you on track to hit your 2019 goals?  May is the month to do a checkup of your financial...
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Monthly Mission – Building Your Record Retention Policy
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Monthly Mission – Building Your Record Retention Policy

It is time for Spring Cleaning!  Now is the time of year when we clear out old records, organize the...
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Monthly Mission:  Measure Your Balance Sheet To Improve Your Surety Relationship
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Monthly Mission: Measure Your Balance Sheet To Improve Your Surety Relationship

It’s that time of year!  Larger jobs are on the horizon and the goal is building backlog.  Many of these...
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Break-even Analysis Part II – Going Beyond Break-even
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Break-even Analysis Part II – Going Beyond Break-even

In this month’s Monthly Mission, the goal was to calculate your break-even point and compare calculated revenue to your backlog...
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What Is Job Costing? A Simple Example
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What Is Job Costing? A Simple Example

Job costing is the accounting function that tracks revenues and costs by job. Why is this important?  It allows you...
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Monthly Mission:  Know Your Break-Even Revenue
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Monthly Mission: Know Your Break-Even Revenue

Warning:  This post contains math! How much revenue do I need to break even? This is one of the top...
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Reviewing the Work In Progress Job Schedule at Year-end
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Reviewing the Work In Progress Job Schedule at Year-end

The work in progress job schedule is a critical report to review at year end.  The WIP can affect your...
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Monthly Mission:  Why Bother with Budgets?
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Monthly Mission: Why Bother with Budgets?

Does anyone really get excited about doing a budget?  Doing a budget takes time.  Doing a budget takes effort.  Doing...
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Atlas CFO All Access – Learning is Fun (aka How It All Began)
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Atlas CFO All Access – Learning is Fun (aka How It All Began)

Atlas CFO All Access is our way to help answer the questions every contractor has concerning the financial health of...
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Monthly Mission:  The Best Six Doctors to Recharge
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Monthly Mission: The Best Six Doctors to Recharge

Many of you know my Dad is a physician.  When I was little and I'd get sick he would tell...
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Cash Management In Your Construction Business – Retention

Retention...ugh. Retention (or Retainage) is a four letter word for a lot of contractors because it can have such a...
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Losing My To-Do List
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Losing My To-Do List

I’m a recovering loser….I used to lose everything.  Now I only lose some things.  For those of you out there...
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Cash Management In Your Construction Business – Accounts Receivable
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Cash Management In Your Construction Business – Accounts Receivable

Check out our latest video on cash management in your construction business.  We discuss the key points regarding accounts receivable...
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Cash Management in Your Construction Business: Accounts Receivable
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Cash Management in Your Construction Business: Accounts Receivable

Accounts receivable is a major part of business. And it’s not a topic that should just be limited to your...
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