Having earned a Master's in Business Administration (MBA) and worked for several manufacturers and for a business consulting firm, I am able to help you with your business-related issues.
It is important to have a strong roadmap before you launch your business. But if you don't have one, it is never too late to create one. There are many do-it-yourself guides on the market, and I recommend you start there. There is nothing wrong with the do-it-yourself guides. Once you are done with your business plan, come and see me. I can help you refine it, identify gaps, and make recommendations. I can also help you spot legal, business, and finance issues.
From time-to-time, you should revise and update your existing business plan. I hope I can be an ongoing and regular partner in this effort.
As your advocate, I want to give you as many tools as possible to help you succeed. Click on the Small Business Loan Program and Resources links on the right-side panel for information that might help your business grow.
Entrepreneurs must be competent in business finance, especially in financial statements. As with business plans, I can review your documents, and challenge the assumptions that supply the data that make up the financial statements. I can assist you examine financial ratios and apply managerial accounting.
Whether you are the lender or the borrower, I can advocate on your behalf to communicate with other parties. I can also help you prepare legal documents such as promissory notes and security agreements for borrowing money,
Please note that my services are not those of a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or of a bookkeeper. My observations and recommendations of your company's financial health complement my business and legal analysis.