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Restructuring & Transformation

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We can help turn things around — starting now

Is your organization challenged to overcome underperforming business segments, liquidity constraints, significant financial losses, rapid growth, or loan covenant violations? An outside perspective can help. When you partner with us, you’ll receive actionable steps and expert analysis to help you turn your business around. 

Because time and trust are crucial factors during crisis, our turnaround experts will quickly assess your situation and drive rapid stabilization and improvement. Whether your organization’s distress was triggered internally or by marketplace dynamics, we’ll help you quickly evaluate alternatives and take the best path forward to benefit all stakeholders. Our restructuring and business transformation experts will help with financial and operational strategies, and implement practical and actionable short- and long-term solutions that accelerate improvement and preserve value. 

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Achieve success in challenging times

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4 min read
Concerned about your company's loan covenant compliance? Your bank is!

If your business is experiencing financial challenges, you could inadvertently violate a loan covenant, providing your lender with remedies you won’t want it to exercise. Proactively addressing difficulties while the economy is strong could save your business. Here’s how.

Sandor Jacobson
Article January 30, 2019 4 min read
Crisis communication: Five steps to engage stakeholders
Tim Weed
Article September 19, 2018 3 min read
Five ways smart companies maintain growth and profitability
Tim Weed
Article November 27, 2018 8 minute read

You tripped a loan covenant. Now what?
Learn what loan covenants are, what you should do if you violate them, and how to avoid tripping them in the future.

Transitioning your business

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3 min read
Business succession in your future? Consider these questions
Personal and professional decisions about financial independence and your family's vision for the future determine how best to transfer business ownership. Ask these three questions to help gain clarity.
Katie Redle Wealth Management
Article August 18, 2017 3 min read

Industry 4.0: Optimizing your plant with smart technologies
From employee productivity to increased insights into customer behaviors, Industry 4.0 is revolutionizing the plant floor.

Restructuring and Transformation Thought Leadership

  • Accounting department assessment
    An accounting department assessment improves GAAP compliance, timeliness and accuracy of financial reporting, and the burden of the accounting team for a rapidly growing professional services company.
    Kevin DeAutremont
    Case Study May 21, 2019 2 min read
    Professionals discussing accounting solutions
  • Readying the ship for sale: Five tips when formulating a transition plan for your franchise

    Are you preparing your franchise business for succession or a sale? Or, perhaps seeking a partner who can provide additional resources or growth capital? Here’s how to prepare your business for prospective investors. Read more at Franchising World.

    Lisa (Manetta) Plonka Mark Fleischer
    Article February 14, 2019 3 min read
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  • Concerned about your company's loan covenant compliance? Your bank is!

    If your business is experiencing financial challenges, you could inadvertently violate a loan covenant, providing your lender with remedies you won’t want it to exercise. Proactively addressing difficulties while the economy is strong could save your business. Here’s how.

    Sandor Jacobson Shawn Dubinsky
    Article January 30, 2019 4 min read
    Two business professionals sitting down and discussing covenant loan compliance.
  • Increasing operating margins: Four principles you need to know

    The easiest way to make a business more lucrative is to understand the drivers of top-line revenue and analyze margins on a customer, product, and market basis. Use these proven principles as you strengthen your organization and increase operating margins.

    Jason Winters Ken Julien
    Article January 10, 2019 4 min read
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Don’t weather the storm alone

You might not have experienced these difficulties before, but we have — and we know what’s required to sustain and improve performance. Our specific industry knowledge and ability to quickly assess and deeply understand the dynamics of your situation will be the building blocks of your successful crisis management strategy.

In fact, Tim Weed, our restructuring practice leader, makes a point to structure teams with a blend of restructuring and turnaround savvy as well as people skills. “Our success in helping clients in crisis mode isn’t the only factor that sets us apart. It’s also our ability to listen to clients — their stories about the past and their strategies for the future. When we do that, it helps us improve their outcomes.”

Professionals discussing accounting solutions
2 min read
Accounting department assessment
An accounting department assessment improves GAAP compliance, timeliness and accuracy of financial reporting, and the burden of the accounting team for a rapidly growing professional services company.
Kevin DeAutremont
Case Study May 21, 2019 2 min read
Lady working in a factory using an industrial machine.
2 min read
Financial forecasting: Expanding for a better and bigger future
To stay competitive, a company must keep up with their customer demands. A family-owned food and beverage company was facing a business-changing request that led to a new facility, ultimately retaining their largest client.
Sean Pattison
Case Study May 2, 2018 2 min read

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