Our Business Strategy Blog - Points North

Where Strategic Finance Meets Business Ingenuity

Welcome to Sustain CFO‘s business strategy hub, where we break down the complex world of finance and business strategy into actionable insights. From M&A consulting ideas, what fractional controller and fractional CFO services can provide to merger strategy, raising capital queries, and everything in between, you’ll find it here.

We know running a business isn’t easy, and making sense of numbers while juggling everyday operations can be a challenge. 

Here, we focus on turning complex financial data into understandable and practical information. Our business strategy blogs are crafted to make your decision-making process more informed and less overwhelming.

We dive into topics that matter to your business, from financial management and operational efficiency to growth strategies and beyond. Every article is packed with real-world advice, drawing from our extensive experience in helping businesses like yours thrive.

It’s time to become the business leaders you’ve always strived to be.

Take Command of Your Finances

What sets our blog apart is its unique blend of finance and business strategy insights. We’re not just about the numbers; we’re about turning those numbers into tangible actions that drive your business forward.

It’s about redefining your company culture, an innovation culture while striving for executive excellence, ultimately giving you a competitive advantage over the industry.

It’s a strategy story like no other.

Our team of experts is dedicated to providing content that is not only informative but also actionable. We translate complex financial jargon into straightforward language, making it easier for business owners and leaders to grasp and apply. 

Uncover insights that empower you to:

Business Strategy Blog Articles

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How a Temporary CFO Can Help You Scale Your Business

When your business faces a critical juncture requiring seasoned financial leadership, but the time isn’t right for a full-time hire, a temporary CFO can be the solution. These high-level experts step in to navigate companies through complex financial challenges, provide

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How Much Does a Fractional CFO Cost for Your Business?

If you’re wondering “how much does a fractional cfo cost?”, you’re not alone. Many businesses face this question when seeking to enhance their financial leadership without committing to a full-time executive. Costs vary, with monthly fees typically between $3,000 and $10,000,

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CFO for Hire: A Guide to Getting the Most For Your Money

When financial complexity outstrips your team’s resources, or you’re poised for growth but aren’t ready for a full-time executive or sizing up your accounting department, a ‘CFO for hire’ offers a strategic solution. This versatile approach to executive financial management

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CFO Services for Small Business: Is It Worth It?

As your business grows, you might find yourself struggling to keep up with the financial challenges that come with expansion. You’re not alone – many business owners face this hurdle as they try to navigate the complexities of their evolving

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Your numbers don't lie to you

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Look at your finances through the windshield, not your rear-view mirror

Our Business Strategy Blog is designed for business leaders, entrepreneurs, and anyone looking to gain a clearer understanding of the financial landscape to make informed strategic planning decisions. With each post, we aim to empower you with the knowledge and tools to lead with confidence and achieve your business goals.

Whether you’re looking to:

  • Tighten your business’s financial health
  • Dive into the process of business idea testing
  • Experiment with new business models
  • Explore new growth opportunities

Or simply want practical advice to navigate the complex world of business finance and strategy, you’re in the right place.

Stay tuned for regular updates, and feel free to reach out with topics you’re curious about with this branding strategy insider.

Jump into the wealth of resources, business strategies, and business resources available here, and equip yourself with the insights to lead your business to success.

This is corporate innovation at its finest.

Every step forward is a step towards achieving not just financial success but building a business that is robust, sustainable, and ready for the future.