3 business turnaround examples you’ve forgotten about

Business turnaround is all around us. The need for it, we mean.  The amount of businesses in distress far outweighs those demonstrating dramatic u-turns successfully. But turnaround does exist. And where any business in distress is looking for that 1 magic trick that will shift the downward trajectory back towards profit, for most successful turnaround stories - it was based on finding the right person, with the right amount of experience and courage, to try something that had never been done before. We share 3 stories of businesses who were on the brink of collapse - but through a lot [...]

2018-07-03T13:18:46+00:00July 3rd, 2018|News, RE:Focus|Comments Off on 3 business turnaround examples you’ve forgotten about

A working example of business turnaround: When it doesn’t cost you much, but loses you a lot.

Business Turnaround is the talk of the town currently. Well, if we’re honest, it has been the talk of the town for many years already – and with organisations trying whatever means possible – be it through acquisition, mergers or adopting new leadership strategies, turning a failing, or under-productive business around appears to be as common as the cold. With more industry giants hitting our headlines, business distress is no longer spoken about in hushed tones, but appear, more and more so, in the headlines over our morning cup of coffee. The CFPro Ventures team has been helping organisations for [...]

2018-03-12T16:31:18+00:00March 8th, 2018|News, RE:Focus|Comments Off on A working example of business turnaround: When it doesn’t cost you much, but loses you a lot.

Top 5 questions on Business Turnaround.

What is business turnaround Business turnaround usually refers to the financial recovery of an organisation that has been performing poorly for a period of time. There could be a number of reasons why a business needs rescuing - you may be losing serious revenue, or you could be facing insolvency. A turnaround usually comes into effect when a business has tried to self-rescue, but efforts have been unsuccessful.   What are the signs of a distressed business? Often called “Distressed Businesses”, these businesses usually recognise that they are in need of urgent rescuing: They don’t understand, nor do they accurately [...]

2018-03-12T16:33:26+00:00February 21st, 2018|News, RE:Focus|Comments Off on Top 5 questions on Business Turnaround.