Case Studies, White Papers & Thought Leadership

Part of our commitment to helping organizations achieve success is to share the insight and successes of our team members.  We have compiled those insights and successes in a library of various resources that we welcome businesses and individuals to browse and share.  Our resources library contains articles, white papers, case studies, and other thought leadership from the Emergent Team.

TAKING CARE OF CUSTOMERS ALWAYS HELPS A BUSINESS PROSPER

By: Bruce E. Hillegeist – President, Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce

Customer service is something all too often overlooked by companies. In this article Bruce Hillegeist, President of the Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce, provides a fresh prospective on how companies should approach customer service. The article includes insight from Harvey Stalarow who leads the small business consulting practice for Emergent Partners. [Read more…]

BUSINESS PROCESSES AND HOW THEY EFFECT FINANCIAL DATA

By: Maurice Nassar, Harvey Stalarow, and Amy Delaney

Having accurate financial data is important to guiding a company through both difficult times and times of growth. Business processes tied to how the company operates on a daily basis serve as the foundation of this data. For a company to generate accurate financial data, efficient processes with effective controls must be in place. This white paper discusses how to identify core data-generating processes and provides recommendations on making improvements that increase the accuracy of financial data. [Read more…]

MANAGING INVENTORY & PROCUREMENT

By: Maurice Nassar, Harvey Stalarow, and Amy Delaney

For companies that have to carry inventory, regardless of their size or industry, how those companies manage and acquire inventory either creates tremendous opportunity or presents significant risk. Senior managers and consultants from Emergent Partners explain the basics of inventory and procurement and provide insight into what privately-held companies can do to minimize cost and maximize cash flow. [Read more…]

CASH MANAGEMENT FOR PRIVATELY-HELD COMPANIES

By: Maurice Nassar, Harvey Stalarow, and Amy Delaney

Many companies have a difficult time managing cash, particularly small, privately-held companies. Why do these companies have difficulties with cash management and how can they implement solutions to help them manage cash? This white paper describes the basics of cash management for privately-held companies and provides insight into implementing effective and sustainable cash management solutions. [Read more…]