Breakwater’s CEO + Founder, Lee Podolsky, did a happy (half) hour podcast with Rivers Edge Advisors’ Brian Carney! Dishing on how Breakwater came about, growing pains that have been overcome, why so many strong independent women on #teambreakwater and much more!
The definition of the role of a treasurer or finance committee member includes key themes like “general financial oversight”, fundraising, financial planning, budgeting, monitoring, and strategic planning. It is your job to be a partner to the Executive Director/CEO and help take the organization to the next level. The organization is relying on you for your extensive knowledge, background, and let’s be honest, fundraising contacts.Continue reading “Treasurers and Finance Committee Members – Are you getting what you need to be a valuable board member?”
The birds are nesting, the flowers are blooming and hopefully your profits are soaring as high as those kites flying in the sky. We have some spring-cleaning financial tips to get your business financial house in order!Continue reading “Spring Clean Your Company’s Financial House”
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In a year of uncertainty, there is one thing we can be sure about: your business’s workflows are never going to look the same. The COVID-19 pandemic thrust many companies into the world of cloud-based technology and showed us the need to be flexible, adaptable, and proactive.Continue reading “One Year Later: Workflows have never had an opportunity to look better!”
As we mark nearly a full year since COVID became reality and #teambreakwater started working primarily from home, we’re reflecting on the many changes we’ve encountered over the last 12 months. Almost overnight we shifted from mainly a collaborative, lively, office-based environment to sitting at kitchen tables with laptops making sure our clients knew they were cared for and their accounting was safe.Continue reading “Talent + Tech = a match made in heaven”
We have all been focused on getting out of 2020, and here we are in a new year with continued news sensationalism and a wealth of unknowns. No one is immune to the mental and emotional impact of the global pandemic. The sustained feeling of worry and despair is draining. There have been a lot of silver linings and positive outcomes of this time. Start with focusing on these.Continue reading “Plunging into 2021 with Lee Podolsky”
Your Breakwater team is always here to help keep you informed, as of January 15, 2021 here is what we know and you need to know!Continue reading “PPP Part Deuce”
We really have two choices as we anticipate the future – fear or hope. Which are you choosing? With so many unknowns remaining after a volatile year that generated much fear in all of us, we have the option to lean another way, a braver way, a more vulnerable way, towards hope. Fear or hope? Let’s look at what each of these approaches will offer us.Continue reading “Fear vs Hope”