Author Archives: Megan Miller

The Best of vcfo Webinars: Expert Training for Your Business

With 2017 still new and full of possibility, we thought it was the perfect time to revisit some of our most helpful webinars from recent years. Whether you need winning ideas for a big upcoming pitch or want to brush up on your budgeting basics before diving into the year’s financial planning, you’ll find valuable …

The Business Benefits of Paying it Forward

When it comes to businesses giving back to their communities, volunteer programs don’t always have to be big or carefully orchestrated. Pay-it-forward initiatives are a case in point. Ever since the release of Catherine Ryan Hyde’s Pay It Forward novel in 1999 and the movie adaption in 2000, all types of businesses and their employees …

Why Volunteering Should Be Part of Every Business’s DNA

If the above quote is any indication, people have been thinking about volunteering in one way or another since ancient Greece. And as we begin our 20th year in business at vcfo, we couldn’t agree more with this bit of Aesop’s wisdom. Volunteering has been woven into the fabric of vcfo’s corporate culture since our …

Internal Fraud: A Case Study in Recovering from Disaster

Louise Tieman shares an internal fraud case study on proformative.com. This is the tale of the kind of fraud disaster that keeps CFOs up at night–and makes CEOs physically ill. This is the kind of fraud disaster that shutters the victim company most of the time. Like most internal frauds it was also completely preventable, though that …