By Augie Grasis
on June 09, 2022
In August every year, Weatherby Lake hosts the Jeremey Katzenberger Memorial Triathlon, an event honoring a fallen Army Ranger who grew up here. In yesterday’s planning meeting for the 2022 event, ...
By Dan Cooper
on May 26, 2022
In December of last year, we were quoting McKinsey research: “Two-thirds of employees quit jobs without a new job lined up. Among those likely to exit, 60 percent said they are leaving in the next ...
By Augie Grasis
on May 19, 2022
I hardly turn on the TV anymore. Bad news everywhere. Ukraine. The Border—is it closed or open? Oil prices are through the roof, and Inflation is at record highs. Interest rates are up, and the ...
By Dan Cooper
on April 08, 2022
Are you and your business being held hostage?
By Elizabeth Shandy
on December 10, 2021
This year was record-breaking, with more than 19 million US workers (and counting) quitting their jobs and moving on to something else. This leaves the war on talent even more crucial in the new ...
By Dan Cooper
on February 21, 2020
The F in CFO doesn’t have to mean Friction.
By Dan Cooper
on May 30, 2019
“Revenue is vanity, profit is sanity, and cash flow is king.” Verne Harnish
By Dan Cooper
on March 29, 2019
We painted every room in our house when we first moved in. It needed it. The colors were wrong, and it just felt old.  The before and after was like those house fixer-upper shows. It was like a new ...
By Drew Hiss
on August 01, 2018
TO OWNERS WHO WANT TO OFFER EQUITY: OWNER BEWARE! We had yet another discussion in a monthly Acumen team regarding a strained partnership. It was a classic case of miscommunication, false ...