Imagine a runner who desperately needs to cut a few seconds off her time. She tries everything: hires new trainers, buys new shoes, drops weight, changes her diet. Nothing works because she doesn’t cut off the cement block tethered to her foot.
Welcome to CFO TALK, the podcast for finance leaders and aspiring CFOs. In this episode, titled “The 8 Superpowers CFOs Use to Scale,” our host Steve Rosvold has a fascinating conversation with Michelle Kvello, the Managing Director at Lantern Partners. Michelle shares her insights and expertise on how CFOs can better serve their SME customers and help entrepreneurs successfully scale their businesses.
Over the past twelve years, Michelle has identified eight crucial superpowers that CFOs need to possess, including the ability to see stories in the data, identifying key metrics for growth, establishing a single source of truth among others.
Tune in to CFO TALK and discover how these superpowers can elevate your role as a finance leader and drive growth at your organization.
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