Center for Private Company Excellence Blog

The Changing PPP Eligibility Rules – How Does a Private Company Respond?

May 4, 2020

The intended purpose of the Paycheck Protection Program is to provide emergency funding in the form of a forgivable loan to companies so that they can retain workers during this economic crisis. Not so fast.View

5 Steps You Should Take Right Now if You Are Participating in the PPP Program

April 20, 2020

Companies only have 8 weeks from the first date of funding to spend PPP loan funds. Here are 5 steps you should take now if you borrowed under the PPP program.View

The PPP’s Loan Forgiveness Provision Leaves Out Many Companies That Need it the Most

April 16, 2020

The Paycheck Protection Program of the CARES Act has gaps in its rules that drastically reduce PPP loan forgiveness benefits for some of the hardest-hit companies. Read analysis from Kreischer Miller here.View

As Leaders, We Need to Make Sure We Walk the Talk

March 15, 2020

Our job as leaders is to live by our own words, set the example, and demonstrate how we expect people to act.View

Is Your Accounting Department Creating Value in Your Business?

March 9, 2020

Many companies view the accounting function as overhead. This is a mistake; it can actually create a great deal of value for your business.View

Don’t Let the IRS Drive Away With Your Tax Deduction! What You Need to Know About Business Vehicles

February 25, 2020

Here is an overview of the necessary information you should be aware of when deducting costs related to a business vehicle.View

Do I Really Need To Update My Buy-Sell Agreement as Part of My Family Transition?

February 21, 2020

As I’ve worked through an abundance of family ownership transition projects over the past few months, one item has surfaced that is often underappreciated – the company’s buy-sell agreement.View

The Fraud Triangle and Your Business

February 19, 2020

The Fraud triangle is a tool that is used to describe how fraud occurs in a business, and it is something that every business owner should understand.View

4 Hidden Drivers of Private Company Valuation

February 6, 2020

Here are four universal valuation drivers that your business can leverage to increase its value.View

3 Challenges of Managing Growth in Your Business

January 31, 2020

Many business owners would be thrilled to have their company’s revenue and net income grow by double digits every year, but high growth businesses can face many challenges.View