vcfo Blog

Welcome to the vcfo blog! Here you will find posts written by our finance, HR, technology and recruiting experts.

What’s Trending for Job Searchers

12.16.2013 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

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Based on recent research, digital career searching is the way to go for almost all seekers. Managing Director Craig Jackson explains why.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: job interviews,job seekers,hiring

7 Tips to Better Financial Forecasting

12.04.2013 | Published By:

Josh Tabin, Houston

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Houston Technology Practice Manager Josh Tabin outlines seven tips for better financial forecasting in the upcoming year.

Categories: Finance, Finance Consulting, CFO Consulting

Tags: financial strategy,cfo consulting,strategic planning

How You Can Improve Your 401(k) Plan

11.20.2013 | Published By:

Sam Law, Austin

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Guest blogger Sam Law is the Principal at Sam Law Financial and has the following advice for improving your 401(k) plan.

Categories: Finance, Finance Consulting

Tags: financial strategy

Elevator to Exit: Hein, vcfo and Dailey Presentation

10.31.2013 | Published By:

Brian Greenman, Denver

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Brian Greenman, Denver Consulting CFO, recaps the recent vcfo, Dailey Partners and Hein & Associates co-sponsored event in Denver. The event, covering a company's life cycle from a financial and capital perspective, was a success and gathered a strong showing from local Denver and Colorado Front Range CEOs, CFOs, attorneys and business advisors from a wide variety of businesses and industries.

Categories: Finance, Human Resources, Finance Consulting, CFO Consulting, Human Resources Consulting

Tags: executive leadership,entrepreneurship,start-up,cfo consulting,financial strategy

A CEO’s Thoughts on CFOs and Financial Talent

10.24.2013 | Published By:

Jeffrey L. Minch, Austin

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Guest Blogger Jeff Minch talks about "renting" financial talent when it is not feasible to hire.

Categories: Finance, Recruiting, Finance Consulting, Executive Placement Consulting

Tags: executive leadership,small business management,cfo consulting,financial consulting firms

Internal Fraud: A Case Study in Recovering from Disaster

10.17.2013 | Published By:

Megan Miller, Austin

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vcfo Practice Manager Louise Tieman recently posted an article on proformative.com sharing a case study on an internal fraud case the vcfo team worked on.

Categories: Finance, Finance Consulting, CFO Consulting

Tags: preventing fraud,risk mitigation

A Match Made in Recruiting Heaven

10.04.2013 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

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Craig Jackson writes about the top qualities for employers to look at for new employees, and what job seekers should look for in a new position.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: job seekers,hiring

ACA Marketplace Notice

09.25.2013 | Published By:

Kelly Wells, Dallas

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You probably have heard quite a bit about the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The following is a brief description of ACA and  the actions you need to take by October 1, 2013.  

Categories: Human Resources, Human Resources Consulting

Tags: hr consulting firms,hr compliance

Presentation Skills As Your Secret Weapon

09.19.2013 | Published By:

Thom Singer

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Guest blogger Thom Singer is a professional speaker, corporate trainer and consultant. He shares the importance of employees' presentation skills, and how they can be your company's secret weapon.

Categories: Finance, Human Resources

Tags: executive leadership

Why Do Employees Stray?

09.12.2013 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

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Craig Jackson discusses five reasons that motivate employees to look for a new position, from company stability to the corporate environment.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: recruiting firms,recruiting candidates,employee retention