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Interview with Jim Morris: CEO Discusses His Experiences in Turning Companies Around

May 7th, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Jim Morris: CEO Discusses His Experiences in Turning Companies Around · CFO Interview, CFOradio

When it comes to turning a company around, the role of CFO and CEO is often thought to be one of the Captains on the Titanic.  You’re about to hit an iceberg and you may not know how much ice is above water versus hidden below.  You may not be able to assess the potential […]

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Interview with Stewart Glendinning: CFO of Molson Coors Discusses How Having Great People Allows Finance to Really Deliver and Make a Difference

April 9th, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Stewart Glendinning: CFO of Molson Coors Discusses How Having Great People Allows Finance to Really Deliver and Make a Difference · CFO Interview, CFOradio

What does it take to be a great finance leader?  What does it take to develop and lead a team of highly productive and engaged finance personnel?  That’s what Stewart Glendinning discusses on today’s radio show.  His background was primarily in consulting and he brings aspects of leading people by motivating and developing their skills […]

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Interview with Rick Patterson: How a CFO Can Hire High Performance Players

April 2nd, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Rick Patterson: How a CFO Can Hire High Performance Players · CFO Interview, CFOradio

In over two years of CFOradio, the best CFOs have advised on many aspects of being a finance leader.  What has become a recurring topic is that of “being a leader” and managing people.  In today’s show, Rick Patterson will discuss measuring how people think, learn and behave and relate that to the role of […]

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Interview with Joe Cox of Latexco: CFO Discusses How to Fund a Growing Business – Capitalizing the Company

March 12th, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Joe Cox of Latexco: CFO Discusses How to Fund a Growing Business – Capitalizing the Company · CFO Interview, CFOradio

In today’s show, we will discuss aspects of managing small companies’ finances Joe Cox, CFO, Latexco,  learned from his time at GE and with several small, privately-held companies over the last 20 years.  Joe discusses Working Capital and the biggest mistakes companies make in his opinion in this area of operations.  We take a look […]

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Interview with Jeff Pearson, CFO, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

March 5th, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Jeff Pearson, CFO, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital · CFO Interview, CFOradio

In today’s show Jeff Pearson discusses his role as CFO of one of the largest providers of healthcare to children.  St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research center where “No child is ever denied treatment because of the family’s inability to pay.”  Considering the start of this non-profit in 1962 with an annual budget […]

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Interview with Lorraine Chilvers, CEO Delaney Consulting LLC: The Foundations of Ethics in Business

February 27th, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Lorraine Chilvers, CEO Delaney Consulting LLC: The Foundations of Ethics in Business · CFO Interview, CFOradio

In today’s show Lorraine Chilvers discusses the foundations of ethics in business from her real-life experiences of 20 years inside Fortune 500 companies.  She discusses her experiences as an executive of WorldCom leading a significant portion of the company’s financial restatement, the largest fraud and bankruptcy in the world. She discusses the foundations of ethics. […]

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Interview with Melissa Beard, CEO, Engineering World Health

February 20th, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Melissa Beard, CEO, Engineering World Health · CFO Interview, CFOradio

In today’s show Melissa Beard discusses her passion, a non-profit organization established in 2001 by Doctors Bob Malkin and Mohammad Kiani, with the aim of improving the technological infrastructure in hospitals in the developing world and ensuring access to modern health care.  Today, Engineering World Health (EWH) is the largest organization in the world dedicated […]

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Interview with Lorraine Chilvers, CEO, Delaney Consulting, LLC: Top 10 Reasons Systems Implementations Fail

February 13th, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Lorraine Chilvers, CEO, Delaney Consulting, LLC: Top 10 Reasons Systems Implementations Fail · CFO Interview, CFOradio, Uncategorized

In today’s show we talk about Systems Implementations, the top reasons they fail and lessons learned.  We are using as the basis for this presentation two articles: The first article, “Top 10 Reasons Why Systems Projects Fail,” from  www.Harvard.edu, is written by Dr. Paul Dorsey.  The second article “An Investigation of Statutory Internal Control Requirements […]

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Interview with Tony Mitchell, CFO of Morrison Management Specialists–Encore Interview

February 6th, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Tony Mitchell, CFO of Morrison Management Specialists–Encore Interview · CFO Interview, CFOradio

In today’s show, Tony Mitchell describes his path to being the CFO of a $1.5 billion company which is a subsidiary of one of the top twelve largest companies in the world, Compass PLC. From his early career with a Big 8 CPA firm and also being the CFO of two securities broker/dealer firms, Tony’s […]

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Interview with Marian Powers, Ph.D., Faculty of Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University

January 30th, 2012 · Comments Off on Interview with Marian Powers, Ph.D., Faculty of Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University · CFO Interview, CFOradio

Tune in as CFOradio talks with Marian Powers, Ph.D., Professor at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Through Marian’s career she specialized in teaching financial reporting and analysis to executives.  Marian has designed and delivered customized finance and accounting training for numerous corporations and organizations.  She is co-author of several college accounting textbooks and […]

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