Archive for February, 2011

Bill May Stop Bank Foreclosures

February 24, 2011 @ 3:38 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

Arizona State Senate passed a bill this month that would “require lenders to prove they have the right to foreclose by providing a complete list of any previous owners of the mortgage.” – Bloomberg. There are several other states proposing similar legislation. While it is important that lenders take great care of important information and  Continue

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How to Use “Mini Goals” to Protect Yourself When You Delegate to Your Team

@ 12:10 am posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

One of our consulting clients asked how she could protect herself from team members she had delegated to not getting the job done on time.  Or worse, how could she protect herself from them telling her they were on track only to discover that the deliverables they were responsible for just weren’t completed.  Here is  Continue

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12 Tax Free Fringe Benefits!

February 21, 2011 @ 7:38 pm posted by Amanda Han CPA ( Tax Strategist)

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The 6 Best Ways You Can Protect Your Business From Being Vulnerable

February 18, 2011 @ 4:23 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

Thanks for all the positive feedback about the last post with the three “words of advice” from billionaire business builder Jeff Hoffman (founding team member and former CEO Because of that I’ve decided that today I’m going to share with you something else that Jeff taught when he was a guest advisor at a  Continue

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3 Pieces of Advice from a Billion Dollar Businessman

February 16, 2011 @ 8:42 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

Today I wanted to share with you three specific words of advice from a business owner who helped build a multi-billion company in under 10 years. He’s a guy who launched and sold his first business to American Express for over $10 million, then went on to help form, scale, and eventually take public an  Continue

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4 Tips to Collect Your Receivables Faster

@ 6:12 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)
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The Financial Crisis was Avoidable

@ 3:33 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission released it final report to Congress today (01/27/10) and put the blame for the crisis on Wall Street online prescription drugs without a prescription and the Federal Government. That’s a shocker! The United States has been selling leverage for decades. The Clinton administration pressed Fannie and Freddie to loosed lending  Continue

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HUD Extends Flipping Rule

February 11, 2011 @ 3:45 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

HUD just announced that it is extending the FHA flipping rule for at least one year. prescription medications Traditionally FHA requires the owner of a property to have owned the property for at least three months prior to selling that property to a buyer using FHA financing. Due to the housing crisis and the surge  Continue

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The 6 Key Risks to Any Buyer of Your Business

February 10, 2011 @ 2:08 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

Have you ever thought about selling your business? Ever dreamed of what it might mean for you? Today I wanted to share with you the 6 key risks from a BUYER’s perspective so that you can take steps now to mitigate these risks and make your business more valuable. 1. Management team: How talented are  Continue

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3 Simple Techniques to Get Your Prospective Job Candidate to Sell Him or Herself on Working for Your Business

February 9, 2011 @ 8:16 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

As business owners, we all know that it isn’t enough to just choose the best candidate, you’ve got to sell your top candidate on wanting to work for your business. Here are 3 techniques (with a bonus 4th technique thrown in) to get your top candidates to sell themselves on working for you, versus you  Continue

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