The best PTO policy: Is your company in line?

From full-time employees and part-time workers to seasonal workers, PTO is a big factor in the job market. For CEOs, it can be a constant source of worry.  Who should receive PTO? How much PTO is average? How should you handle PTO once a team member has given notice? The balance between being a fair […]

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Enriching lives: Robin Layne returns to CFO Strategic Partners to lead controller division

At CFO Strategic Partners, we’ve been excited to announce our strategic controller division. While our team of CFOs delivers extraordinary value in providing strategic solutions, financial strategies, and executive level leadership to our clients, we have identified that there are often projects or tasks that can be completed by a qualified controller providing a more […]

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Are you getting Performance from your Performance Bonus Plan?

If you are like so many other CEOs, you have said this before: “I paid my employees bonuses one year. The following year, our performance was poor but they still wanted a bonus.”  While your intentions were honorable, paying bonuses that are not tied directly to employee contributions does not provide team members with incentive […]

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The season of gratitude: Thank you to our non-profit clients

Thanksgiving has us feeling, well, thankful—and this year, our team at CFO Strategic Partners wants to take a moment to express our gratitude for all our clients, especially our non-profit clients that truly know the meaning of giving back. To show our appreciation, we would like to highlight a few of them and the incredible […]

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Budgeting: Begin with the end in mind.

Backwards Budgeting may sound like an odd approach, but at CFOSP we begin with the end in mind. We often hear CEOs admit that they do not have annual budgets in place. The reasoning is always the same; “It’s a laborious process and I don’t see value. After all the time and effort put into […]

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CFO Strategic Partners adds two new team members

CFO Strategic Partners is proud to announce it has added two new members to its team. Together, CFO Tim Hudson, CPA, and CFO Jim Adkinson, CPA, bring over 40 years of combined experience. Tim is based in Tampa and will help CFO Strategic Partners with existing clients and expanding services to Tampa Bay. He brings […]

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CFO Strategic Partners announces Tampa expansion

Outsource firm adds team to be closer to clients in market CFO Strategic Partners (CFOSP) is proud to announce it has added to its Tampa services with a full-time CFO, who has deep roots in the Bay area. For two decades, CFO Strategic Partners has served Central Florida, helping middle-market sized organizations meet their goals […]

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Work-life balance: The buzzword that isn’t making as big of an impact as we might’ve thought

Work-life balance has been a discussion item with C-level executives and the HR departments for more than 20 years. The generational drumbeat of giving employees more balance and more freedom gets louder each year. This month, USA Today shared a video on how millennials are quitting lucrative jobs to pursue a better work-life balance. Although […]

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#MeToo movement – an opportunity for the Mid Market companies

Attention CEOs: This is an opportunity to showcase your culture and values The #MeToo movement has provided an opportunity for employees in businesses of all sizes to feel more empowered to report problems. We applaud this shift and are using this as an opportunity to ask the small- or mid-market business to consider the opportunity […]

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Cyberattacks are sneaky, but your cybersecurity plan should be solid

Communications is an important deterrent One minute your business is humming along. Productive. Profitable. In an instant, all of the work can be shattered by something completely outside of your control. Or even worse, a cyberattacker can secretly sneak in and steal critical data for your customers and your employees. For CEOs and Chief Information […]

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