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Expand Your Dashboard

Expand Your Dashboard

A financial dashboard is an important tool for business entrepreneurs.  The dashboard provides a quick overview of critical metrics that summarize the health of a business. Standard ratios derived from financial statements serve as the foundation of most dashboards.   However, relying only on financial statement data means the entrepreneur is managing the business using numbers…

Inflation Comes Roaring Back

Inflation Comes Roaring Back

The beast is back.  Inflation is roaring, and showing no signs of letting up.  Small business owners concerned about inflation has increased from 74% in Q4 of 2021 to 85% in a recent update of the Metlife/Chamber of Commerce small business index. Vulnerability of Small Businesses The problem for smaller businesses is that they are…