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Hacking the CFO Profile

In my professional network, I know about a dozen CFOs, and as my ambitions after my MBA also go into that direction, I thought it would be a good idea to have a good look at their CVs. And…what better place … Continue reading

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Corporate treasurer: the real job description

Recently I got a question about the function of a treasurer. So let’s take 5 minutes to have a closer look at the typical task list of this financial officer. The main task of a treasurer will be to manage … Continue reading

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Business valuation – theory vs practice

Lately the writer of this blog has been asked to value a number of businesses. The parties I did it for were interested in a correct valuation of the shares, and I decided to use the Discounted Future Cash Flow method as these … Continue reading

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How to read any Cash Flow statement

As a follow-up to my popular post ‘How to read any P&L statement’, I decided to write ‘How to read any cash flow statement’. Cash flow is an easy to understand concept. But the way of calculating it is not so … Continue reading

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How to read any P&L statement

In my career I met my share of managers that clearly did not have much financial base. And let’s be honest, when you made your way as an engineer or salesman, there’s not much reason to be heavily involved in … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Mistakes Managers Make

The decision-making process of human beings, and specifically economic agents and managers, has been a fruitful subject of popular psychology. An impressive body of literature has been produced to date on this important question: “Which mistakes does a human being … Continue reading

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