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P&L, Balance Sheet, and Cash Flow 101

December 19, 2016

The core financial statements of a business are comprised of the following three documents: a statement of profit and loss (also referred to as a “P&L”, or an […]

Enabling Your Advisors, Board Members, and Investors

November 16, 2016

Do you have board members, investors, and/or advisors? Are you optimizing the manner in which they can assist you in building your business by efficiently leveraging their expertise? […]

Bookings, Billings, Revenue, Pipeline

November 16, 2016

Pipeline, bookings, revenue, and billings – they’re key to business performance regardless of industry. But the relationship between them can be difficult to understand, even for experienced CEOs […]

Deciding Between Accrual and Cash Accounting

October 24, 2016

Over the past few months, we have been asked by numerous business owners, “I’ve been told by others that I should switch to accrual accounting, but it seems […]

An Interview with Jeff Russell, CEO of Teton Waters Ranch

October 24, 2016

When the real estate market crashed in 2008, Jeff Russell didn’t know what to do. He’d just left his job to help manage a new real estate venture […]

Forbes Financial Council asks what investment opportunities entrepreneurs are exploring.

June 3, 2016

Chris Schwalbach, AVL Growth Partners Managing Partner, weighs in. Read the full story here.

THE COST OF POOR ACCOUNTING & FINANCIAL REPORTING

January 14, 2015

The most common perspective of not investing appropriately in accounting & finance is that the management team just will not have the information that they need to run […]

AVL Growth client, Jessica O. Matthews and Uncharted Play, to be featured in upcoming Forbes Magazine

January 8, 2015

Play It Forward. It was barely 18 months ago that Jessica O. Matthews, the co-founder and CEO of Uncharted Play, a for-profit social enterprise that manufactures energy-generating sports […]

AVL client, Revolv, is sold to Nest

November 5, 2014

Congrats to AVL client, Revolv on their sale to Nest.  Read the full story here.