Posted by Brad Jones on Nov 10, 2011
Have you ever thought about why people do the things they do?  What about how can you as a manager get your employees to do what you want them to do? Like the Beetles said, “Money can’t buy you love! The magic ingredient in a profitable business is...
Posted by Ken Kaufman on Nov 9, 2011
Have you ever felt frustration as you try to plan your company's performance for the next twelve months, only to suffer even greater frustration when you try and measure your actual performance to that plan? The source of that frustration is usually a...
Posted by David Sullivan on Nov 7, 2011
A few weeks ago I was trying to coordinate a transaction between two companies.  Each company needed buy-off from their respective CPA’s on issues relating to tax.  After several attempts to clear a time on both schedules I realized why I was...
Posted by Ken Kaufman on Nov 2, 2011
I am reading The Machine that Changed the World, which tells the story of how Toyota innovated the from the mass production methods to lean manufacturing, disrupting the automotive industry to become one of its most dominant players. One of the most...
Posted by Jeff Hall on Oct 28, 2011
Watching last night's World Series game and seeing the Cardinals celebrate the walk-off home run by David Freese was amazing. I love seeing people live out their dreams and having success. It made me think about how entrepreneurs and employees need to...
Posted by Ken Kaufman on Oct 26, 2011
There is a lot of chatter about how small businesses and entrepreneurs are the backbone of the economy, and many have commented on how both are the best chance we have at regaining economic strength as a country and throughout the world. Most universities...
Posted by Ken Kaufman on Oct 19, 2011
In my new position as President & CFO at Aribex, I attended the Mountain West Capital Network's Utah 100 awards ceremony. The Governor of Utah, Gary Herbert, addressed the unemployment "problem", stating about 100,000 workers in the state are...
Posted by Ken Kaufman on Oct 12, 2011
Controller. VP of Finance. Director of Accounting. Accountant. Chief Financial Officer, or CFO. No matter what title you give the position, someone in every company wears the executive hat of finance and accounting. This person "deals" with the taxes and...
Posted by Ken Kaufman on Oct 5, 2011
Do you have company values? How did you decide what they are? Are they an idealistic view of who you want to become, or do they represent who you are today? If I want to understand what a person values, I look at where they spend their time and money....
Posted by PressReleases on Oct 4, 2011
CFOwise® Founder Ken Kaufman Interviewed in the Ask the Pro section of Entrepreneur Magazine  PLEASANT GROVE, Utah, October 4, 2011 - CFOwise® Founder, Ken Kaufman, was interviewed in the October issue of Entrepreneur Magazine, in the Ask the Pro...