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Why Bother with Budgets?
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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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The Best Six Doctors to Recharge
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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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Year-End and Tax Planning for Your Construction Business
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Year-End and Tax Planning for Your Construction Business

Check out our recent video on Year-End and Tax Planning for Your Construction Business. Download our free checklist here.
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Cash Management in Your Construction Business: The Cash Cycle
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Cash Management in Your Construction Business: The Cash Cycle

Check out our recent video on Cash Management in Your Construction Business: The Cash Cycle We’ve had enough experience in...
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Top Ten Ways to Increase Cash Flow Through the Job Life Cycle
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Top Ten Ways to Increase Cash Flow Through the Job Life Cycle

Cash flow is the lifeblood of the construction industry. But every project is different from start to finish, and contractors...
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Why Do We Do a Job Schedule for Construction Companies and Contractors?
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Why Do We Do a Job Schedule for Construction Companies and Contractors?

Check out our recent video on Why We Do Job Scheduling and the importance to help you see your construction...
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Top 3 Scorecard Ratios for Construction Business Finances
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Top 3 Scorecard Ratios for Construction Business Finances

 Scorecard ratios are one of our favorite things to talk about. Nerdy? Maybe. Important? Definitely! You might be wondering,...
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How to Establish a Successful Relationship With Your Banker
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How to Establish a Successful Relationship With Your Banker

Rather watch our video on the key points to establishing a successful relationship with your banker? Click here. Today we’re going to...
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Top 3 Tips for Improving Cash Flow as a Construction Contractor
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Top 3 Tips for Improving Cash Flow as a Construction Contractor

There are many variables involved in cash flow for a construction contractor. (In the previous blog post of this series, we...
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Cash Flow Analysis for Construction Contractors
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Cash Flow Analysis for Construction Contractors

In our previous blog post in this series, we briefly discussed the cash flow problems that construction contractors may face. (If...
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Top Problems with Cash Flow for Construction Contracting
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Top Problems with Cash Flow for Construction Contracting

Construction contractors can experience a variety of problems with cash flow, especially during the spring and early summer months. We...
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Building your Retention Policy
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Building your Retention Policy

After 20 years in the business of operations management, one of the most frequent questions I get relates to building...
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Communicating Up
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Communicating Up

Recently I read a survey of what owners want their accountant/Controller/CFO (here after known as Controller) to tell them. I...
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Accounting Calendar
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Accounting Calendar

An Accounting Calendar is just a fantastic tool to keep you from feeling overwhelmed. We call it an accounting calendar...
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Live with It, Leave It, Change It
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Live with It, Leave It, Change It

Sometimes you feel like you are in a fog. You don’t really know where to go and you can’t really...
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