Chris Mannina | Small Business Answer Man | Ep # 317 | A CFO's Insights with Chris Mannina

Ep: 317 Chris Mannina

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A CFO’s Insights with Chris Mannina

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Chris Mannina, CPA and CFO, works primarily with mid-market businesses in a variety of industries, including professional services, technology, government contracting, and non-profits. His areas of expertise include reporting, compliance, strategic planning, FP&A, monitoring, and internal controls.

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In today’s episode, Chris Mannina addresses the critical financial challenges businesses face, emphasizing the shift from traditional accounting to strategic financial planning. 

Small Business Answer Man Shownotes:

  • The podcast starts with Gary introducing Chris Meninian, a seasoned CPA and CFO, to delve into the crucial role of financials in business success. 
  • Key discussion points include strategic accounting focus, essential financial insights for CEOs, and navigating cash flow challenges. 
  • The conversation further explores the impact of technology and automation in accounting, highlighting high ROI wins and the benefits of outsourcing finance departments. 
  • Chris offers a free rapid finance assessment through KWC Advisors, providing valuable insights into enhancing your business’s financial health. 
  • Gary discusses common cash flow challenges faced by small and medium-sized businesses. 
  • Chris addresses the seasonal variations in cash flow and provides insights on managing cash flow struggles effectively. 
  • Gary and Chris discuss the benefits of outsourcing finance departments for small to medium-sized businesses. 
  • Chris emphasizes the scalability and access to diverse skill sets offered by outsourcing. 
  • In the end, Chris discusses the assessment process, providing a brief overview and offering a 30-minute call to assess the financial health of your business.

Chris Mannina’s Small Business Tip:

Chris suggested unlocking the power of proactive financial planning, understanding your cash flow, leveraging technology, and embracing strategic accounting to elevate your business profits. 

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