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KPI Examples: Top Financial and Banking Metrics | Klipfolio. The KPI Dashboard - Evolved

KPI Examples: Top Financial and Banking Metrics | Klipfolio. The KPI Dashboard - Evolved | BUSINESS and more | Scoop.it

Financial KPIs and metrics are the ultimate measure of your organization's performance, whether your business is small or large. These are the measurements your stockholders, potential investors, and customers will use when assessing the performance of your business. That's why these financial metrics are an integral part of any executive or enterprise dashboard. By providing decision-makers with the right data, they can direct business initiatives more confidently to improve the performance and profitability of the entire organization.

 

To help get you started on your executive dashboard, we've put together a list of the top 10 financial ratios and metrics your business should monitor.

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Vincenzo Storti's curator insight, March 20, 2013 7:39 AM

Indicatori finanziari. Molto utili.

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5 Credit and Financing Mistakes That Will Hurt Your Small Business

5 Credit and Financing Mistakes That Will Hurt Your Small Business | BUSINESS and more | Scoop.it

So before we dive in, what exactly do I mean by “hurt” your business? Well, these credit and lending mistakes could do any of the following (this is not a complete list, of course):

 

- Slow your growth
- Damage your brand
- Make the difference between a profit and a loss
- Cause your business to fail

 

At the very least you’ll slow your growth or limit yourself from being able to handle the curve balls that are part of business life cycles. It’s also important to state the obvious, which is that we’re only talking about debt capital solutions – borrowing money. We are not going to discuss equity financing mistakes made with VCs, angels, private equity firms and so on...

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Calculate This! 100 Financial Calculators Every Entrepreneur Needs

Calculate This! 100 Financial Calculators Every Entrepreneur Needs | BUSINESS and more | Scoop.it

Woo Hoo... all what we need in our business to be updated with our financial matters. [note mg]


Many entrepreneurs don’t have the luxury of having a separate accounting department, instead doing their own number crunching. It’s not always easy, but you can make it less difficult by making use of the huge number of free financial tools for businesses that are available on the Internet. Here are 100 calculators that can help you get and keep your finances in order.


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Don’t get caught off guard by the unexpected financial pitfalls of owning a business. Keep one step ahead with these useful business calculators.


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Creating a Business Plan

Creating a Business Plan | BUSINESS and more | Scoop.it

It’s true that you don’t need to create a formal business plan in order to start a business. You can kickstart a business very quickly without having to plan out every detail in advance.

 

That said, there can be tremendous value in planning. Thinking through a business in advance is hard work and requires deep concentration (if you want to do it well), but the payoff is a significant increase in clarity and a better shot at creating or expanding a successful enterprise.

 

I spent most of last week creating a new long-term plan for my business, which I just completed on Friday. I hadn’t done anything this thorough since 2005. It was incredibly tough mental work, and I put in many 12-16 hour days in a row, sometimes working so hard that I literally fell asleep at my desk. Then I’d wake up and work on it some more...

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