Blog

Read our articles to find out about outsourcing, management, executive strategy and more.

  • How the CFO Role Has Evolved: Becoming a Comprehensive CFO

    How the CFO Role Has Evolved: Becoming a Comprehensive CFO

    The past few decades can mostly be defined by dramatic change. The rise – and rise – of technological breakthroughs, fluctuating change in organizations and the economy, alongside the ever-pronounced

    Read Article
  • [PODCAST] 'CFO Weekly': Scouting for Accounting Talent with Cliff Edwards

    [PODCAST] 'CFO Weekly': Scouting for Accounting Talent with Cliff Edwards

    This week on CFO Weekly, Megan Weis – VP & General Manager, FAO Services, Personiv, sat down with Cliff Edwards, the CEO and majority shareholder of Thomas Edwards Group, an award-winning F&A firm.

    Read Article
  • Looking For a New AP Clerk? Here Are Your Options

    Looking For a New AP Clerk? Here Are Your Options

    The accounts payable (AP) function of any organization's finance department is something of an inevitability: there are always going to be bills to pay. Read more on how to build an efficient AP team.

    Read Article
  • Here's Why We Invest So Heavily in the People We Hire – And Why You Should Too

    Here's Why We Invest So Heavily in the People We Hire – And Why You Should Too

    Let's talk about "employee engagement". In the corporate lexicon, it's tossed around as a buzzword, a strategy and a lofty ideal. Study after study on everything from productivity and turnover rates

    Read Article
  • Think You Know Outsourcing? Not if You Believe These 6 Myths.

    Learn More
  • [PODCAST]: When is Outsourcing Your Accounting Needs the Right Move?

    [PODCAST]: When is Outsourcing Your Accounting Needs the Right Move?

    Matt Wood – VP, Client Services at Personiv was recently invited to join MarketScale's Daniel Litwin to discuss how companies can determine whether or not outsourcing is right for them on the Informat

    Read Article
  • ×

    Get More Great Content. Sign up for our newsletter.

    First Name
    Last Name
    Company Name
    Thank you.
    Error - something went wrong!
  • Personiv's New Podcast, 'CFO Weekly', is Here: Listen to Episode 0 Now

    Personiv's New Podcast, 'CFO Weekly', is Here: Listen to Episode 0 Now

    Here's a confession: we've been working on something behind the scenes here at Personiv. There's nothing new there – since we're always operating under the maxim that "anything can be improved"

    Read Article
  • Accounting Talent: In-house Vs. Outsourced Teams

    Accounting Talent: In-house Vs. Outsourced Teams

    It is no secret that finding quality accounting talent can be extraordinarily difficult in today’s hiring environment. In 2015, 90 percent of CFOs reported difficulty finding qualified talent for...

    Read Article
  • [Infographic] Outsourcing: Private Equity's Back-Office Efficiency Secret

    [Infographic] Outsourcing: Private Equity's Back-Office Efficiency Secret

    Think you need to hire? Maybe not. Private Equity firms can use outsourcing to gain efficiency in their back-office teams without the cost of hiring.

    Read Article
  • Leading a Global Team: How to Communicate Effectively Across Cultures

    Leading a Global Team: How to Communicate Effectively Across Cultures

    If you’ve ever worked across continents, you’ve likely run into some cultural differences between you and your team. Find out how to communicate globally with your team for the most efficient results.

    Read Article
  • Using FAO to Improve EBITDA Margins in Portfolio Companies

    Using FAO to Improve EBITDA Margins in Portfolio Companies

    Keeping margins as wide as possible is a core element to the success of portfolio companies in the private equity (PE) model. The ability to acquire an asset and turn it from a low-to middling-perform

    Read Article
  • On-Track Remote Teams: Making Productivity a Priority

    On-Track Remote Teams: Making Productivity a Priority

    Teams large and small struggle with productivity during the workday, but now more than ever, productivity is top of mind. As a leader, keeping your team focused can be overwhelming. Find out how.

    Read Article
  • Streamlining Finance & Accounting Processes in Your High-growth Portfolio Companies

    Streamlining Finance & Accounting Processes in Your High-growth Portfolio Companies

    Picking up a new asset company to add to your private equity portfolio represents an exciting opportunity for growth. Before that growth can be actualized, however, there's a number of steps to take.

    Read Article
  • [PODCAST]: How to Find a Digital Provider You Can Trust

    [PODCAST]: How to Find a Digital Provider You Can Trust

    Lydia Adams — VP, Marketing & Communications at Personiv was recently invited onto the MarketScale Technology podcast hosted by Daniel Litwin, where she discussed the most important aspect of a...

    Read Article
  • How Private Equity Firms Add Efficiency Without Adding to Headcount

    How Private Equity Firms Add Efficiency Without Adding to Headcount

    In 2020, the private equity landscape has become increasingly crowded. Aggressive growth over the past five years has resulted in fierce competition as dry powder piles up and more players enter the..

    Read Article
  • Safeguarding Financial Info: How to Ensure Company Data Doesn't Fall Into the Wrong Hands

    Safeguarding Financial Info: How to Ensure Company Data Doesn't Fall Into the Wrong Hands

    In 2020, every industry has reason to concern itself with cybersecurity, and that includes private equity. Reducing the risk of a data breach means acknowledging that as new technologies are...

    Read Article
  • B2B Perspectives: 15 Resources for Building Relationships That Go the Distance

    B2B Perspectives: 15 Resources for Building Relationships That Go the Distance

    As business-to-business (B2B) relationship management models and customer care expectations evolve to resemble business-to-consumer (B2C) ones a little more each day, it's important to remember that..

    Read Article
  • Finance & Accounting Outsourcing 101

    Finance & Accounting Outsourcing 101

    BPO is by no means a new concept, but it's been changing in tandem with the rest of the business landscape. We're going back to basics with an updated crash course in FAO (F&A Outsourcing).

    Read Article
  • [Infographic] 5 Steps You Can't Skip on the Path to Outsourcing

    [Infographic] 5 Steps You Can't Skip on the Path to Outsourcing

    When you're first considering outsourcing for your business, it can be overwhelming. Here are your 5 clear, actionable steps to leverage outsourcing for growth and savings.

    Read Article
  • Losing B2B Clients? Why Your Customers Are Leaving & How to Turn it All Around

    Losing B2B Clients? Why Your Customers Are Leaving & How to Turn it All Around

    As the trend in business-to-business (B2B) customer service continues to track toward a traditionally business-to-consumer (B2C) model, forward-thinking providers are finding that there are more ways

    Read Article
  • 33 Ways to Show Your B2B Clients You Care

    33 Ways to Show Your B2B Clients You Care

    No matter what business you're in, the experience that you offer to your customers is more high stakes than ever. It's no secret that consumers are seeking more personalization, speedy issue resolutio

    Read Article
  • loading
    Loading More...