What We Do
Creative Business provides the financial guidance and operational support that creative entrepreneurs need to accelerate growth and operate at its maximum potential. Companies working with Creative Business can stay nimble and flexible by focusing their resources on areas most important to the business, while ensuring that all back office matters are fully and effectively addressed.
Creative Business helps you to set up your finance and operations processes to work effectively and in tandem with the rest of your company. Whether it’s automating your invoicing to minimize billing time, integrating your payroll and employee benefits platform, or building dashboards to help you monitor your monthly financials, Creative Business can help your business become more streamlined and cost-efficient. We can serve as your controller, compliance officer, HR manager, and CFO, all rolled into one. No matter what the role, we’re there to be a partner in your success.
Why Choose CBI
There has never been a more exciting time to own your business. Technology has allowed us to dream bigger, build faster, and reach a global audience at far less cost than before. We now live in a world where we can use a pocket-sized device to swipe credit cards on the go, scan expenses through our smartphone, and even accept online payments via Bitcoin.
At Creative Business, we’ve seen the possibilities that technology opens up for entrepreneurs, especially when it comes to finance and operations. But with technology comes a new set of obstacles and challenges: How do I choose the right platforms? How do I train my team to use them? How do these systems talk to each other?
Understanding how technology integrates into business is a big part of what we do. We help clients establish effective systems and processes with the right integration of apps and platforms to keeps businesses running lean and smart. We use these tools to help you develop efficient reporting and metrics so you always have the most accurate picture of your business. Our goal is to help you minimize paperwork and costs, maximize transparency and productivity, and give you better oversight on your company’s financial health and growth.
Creative Business works across several creative industry verticals. Read more about our department expertise and specialties here.
- Evaluation of the current state of financial data, reporting and operational systems
- On-boarding to our secure cloud-based system
- Development of weekly, semi-monthly and monthly financial reporting deck
- Profit and margin analysis, job, department, teams, services
- Expense reporting and analysis
- Monthly or quarterly data entry and bank reconciliations
- Paperless bill pay, approvals and payables management
- Cash flow management, Forecasting and CAPEX planning
- Account receivable management & collections services
- Establishment of budgeting and controls processes
- Change management
HR Admin Support
- Payroll administration
- Employee benefit programs administration
- Insurance programsdevelopment and implementation
Operations / Compliance
- Financial strategies for growth, turn around and sustainability
- Supervision of inventory systems and support with new technologies
- General business operational strategy and implementation
- Consulting on vendor and customer agreement
- Review and analysis of insurance policies
- Systems consulting and setup
- Evaluation and vetting of platforms and apps
- Implementation and integrations
- Financial data analysis and dashboard creation
- Supervision of inventory systems and support with technology on an ongoing basis
- Troubleshooting and support