Companies expect more from open-plan offices &spamp;#8212; more teamwork, productivity, and satisfaction. Do they get it?
The freeze in small-business financing may be starting to thaw, as bank loans pick up and equity options proliferate.
Green Is the New Lean
Doing more with less is what many sustainability initiatives are all about. That&spamp;rsquo;s why CFOs are embracing them.
Risk Takers, Career Makers
How are women making it to the top in finance? Sometimes by making unconventional, even risky, career moves.
How to Direct a Risk Team
CFOs are playing a bigger role in risk management. To succeed, they have to assemble and lead the right cast and crew.
Not Made in America
Smaller companies are increasingly using offshore suppliers. Here are some notable risks to watch out for.
Capital vs. Confidence
Banks say they want to lend to smaller companies, but credit remains tight. Is relief in sight?
In the Family Way
CFOs who work for family-owned companies can be invaluable advisers, but often remain on the outside looking in.
Holding On to Family Ties
How one family business forged an unusual partnership with a private-equity firm.
Teaming Up on Innovation
Here’s one disciplined approach to handling the onslaught of new ideas at a growing company.
How Health Reform Helps Treasury Cut Losses
Changes in assumptions about future health-care costs help the Treasury Department record better results.