News and Articles About Financial Projections

Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Alex Katz.
Ask the Expert

Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Alex Katz.

Assisting entrepreneurs for years with startup finances, this month's expert Alex Katz is looking to take people's questions relating to bookkeeping, payroll, financial statement preparation, tax issues and more.
Andrea Huspeni
My Biggest Mistake: Not Closely Examining the Numbers
My Biggest Mistake

My Biggest Mistake: Not Closely Examining the Numbers

An entrepreneur discusses how he fell into the trap of equating revenue with profit.
Mike Templeman
What a CFO Taught My Startup About Projections
Finance

What a CFO Taught My Startup About Projections

From hockey-stick growth to flat lines, projections can run the gamut. For our series The Grind, the founder of S.W. Basics offers up advice about how she handled these, at times, elusive forecasts.
Adina Grigore
Investors Unnerved: Is Twitter Too Difficult to Use?
Marketing

Investors Unnerved: Is Twitter Too Difficult to Use?

The social media company's stock plunges 20 percent on report of slow user growth.
Jason Fell
5 Steps to Building a Business Around Your Passion
Leadership

5 Steps to Building a Business Around Your Passion

What if you could do what you love and make a living around that passion? You can. Here are some pointers on how to get started.
Lewis Howes
UPS Cuts Guidance, Troubling Sign for U.S. Economy
Growth Strategies

UPS Cuts Guidance, Troubling Sign for U.S. Economy

The shipping giant has sharply lowered its financial guidance, suggesting that signs of pickup in the U.S. economy might be overblown.
Entrepreneur Staff
New Accounting Framework to Ease Burdens for Small Businesses
Finance

New Accounting Framework to Ease Burdens for Small Businesses

Two U.S. accounting organizations aim to give business owners streamlined options for financial reporting.
Catherine Clifford
3 Simple Financial Tools to Help Track Business Success
Finance

3 Simple Financial Tools to Help Track Business Success

Financial dashboards are a popular way for small business owners to manage their money and track their growth without the hassle and expense of a business consultant.
Catherine Clifford
10 Ways to Get Investors to Listen to Your Business Pitch
Finance

10 Ways to Get Investors to Listen to Your Business Pitch

Wooing investors is a challenge even for entrepreneurs who're enthusiastic about their business. Here are ten tips on how to craft your investor pitch.
Carol Tice
Why You Should Ditch Your Annual Budget
Finance

Why You Should Ditch Your Annual Budget

If your business needs to be nimble, a rolling forecast is a better bet than an annual budget.
Christopher Hann
Three Financial Guesstimates Every Business Plan Needs
Starting a Business

Three Financial Guesstimates Every Business Plan Needs

Not a numbers person? Our columnist explains the fundamentals of financial projections that should go into your business plan.
Tim Berry