Tag Archives: Business Intelligence

Four organization traits that enabled high performing efforts in 2019

We have pledged to share insights that we think might be useful to our friends and clients businesses and organizations.  2019 provided a lot of learning experiences and we have identified four significant traits that we think helped to distinguish … Continue reading

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Background information for Pat McCormick

Pat McCormick Background Pat McCormick has over 35 years of diverse industry and business leadership experience. Pat is President of PMCC Ventures, a consulting and interim leadership firm, simply aimed at helping clients improve the business of their business. Pat’s … Continue reading

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The conversation about the role of the CFO- and where she adds the most value continues- but the bottom line is that Finance counts!

Thirty some years ago, we began research on the role of the CFO and the impact of financial leadership on the performance of the enterprise.  After interviewing and reviewing more than 50 organizations and engaging thousands of CFO/Financial leaders in … Continue reading

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Business challenges are not like wine and cheese….

Over the past few months, I have had scores of discussions with people working in and providing services to Private Equity Firms.  The conversations have been interesting and focused on questioning and challenging the status quo.  I thought it would … Continue reading

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Best wishes for a prosperous, healthy, happy and meaningful 2017

  As we move on to a new year, I wanted to take a time out to thank all of you that have supported PMCC Ventures in 2016.  I appreciate it.  We had an interesting year, and I hope we … Continue reading

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PMCC Ventures 2016 Note

PMCC Ventures 2016 Note We wish you a healthy and successful 2016.  Once again, thank you for all of your support of PMCC Ventures. We continue to have the opportunity to work with some great leaders focused on important work … Continue reading

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Turnaround of Community Mental Health Organization

Client Engagement Summary Client Description: Public mental health organization Client Opportunity or Challenge: Client faced a myriad of challenges including but not limited to: Weak financial planning and controls capabilities Paucity of operational and management information Bank wanted to foreclose … Continue reading

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Improving your Business IQ

Relevant, Reliable and Readily Available information is key to improving the business of your business and acquiring the knowledge necessary to make smart moves. Attached is a recent presentation given at the introduction of Cognos Insight at Overbrook Golf Club. … Continue reading

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Effective Financial Management- Setting a Developmental Agenda

In most instances, enhancing financial management capabilities will require that leaders not just focus on that which can be made more effective and efficient- that is obvious and easy and does not create a lot of value.  Instead, Finance leaders … Continue reading

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