View Larger Image 25 things that might surprise you about a Modern CFO They know the word yes They don’t talk about tax all the time They care more about strategic goals than costs They don’t wear pocket protectors They can’t add (CA did use to stand for that!) (obviously most can but few are mathematicians) 6. They are passionate about business 7. They are not always good at their expense forms either 8. Some are fun at happy hour 9. And as the night progresses 10. They are not devil advocates 11. They want to help the business 12. They don’t just sit behind a desk 13. When they are at their desk they don’t just use Excel 14. They are not policing the business 15. They don’t make decisions based on shareholder value and profit alone 16. They are curious about your revenue model and the related services and products 17. They have the courage to collaborate and they are not experts at all things financial 18. They are not passive aggressive 19. They are not obnoxiously aggressive 20. They are candid 21. They don’t dream and think in debits and credits 22. Some are fun at yoga, golf, hockey, biking, colouring or whatever you and your team do 23. Most aspire to leave the Finance / Accounting department 24. They have creative business ideas and solutions 25. They can advance strategy & push boundaries Connect with Tyler to learn more Yes – We did colour that picture with our own hands and markers! Thanks for noticing! Here is another and a thank you for reading our fun blog. By Amplify Advisors|2021-04-30T12:21:52-06:00April 14th, 2020|FINANCE LEADER SERVICES (CFO SERVICES)|0 Comments Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInWhatsAppTumblrPinterestVkEmail Leave A Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.