This months meetings went really well. The main issues across several discussion groups included:-
How to be good at time management. – The need to prioritise important tasks without emails taking you off track.
How to incentivise senior employees without giving them a share of your business. – The advantages of an EMI scheme as opposed to a Long Term Incentive plan.
How and when to begin finding a replacement business partner in readiness for their retirement.
How to get bigger customers.
How to deal with an important member of staff who continually plays the system.
The merits of a full time financial controller, or an outsourced function, or a part time senior strategic financial director. – The pros and cons.