An impressive 89% of clients working with RBF are optimistic about the long-term prospects for their own businesses, according to a recent survey conducted for us by an independent research firm.
As for their satisfaction with us as their accounting firm, owners indicated overwhelming approval, with 91% reporting overall satisfaction with the quality of their relationship with RBF. Further, three-quarters (76%) said that we’ve had a positive impact on their businesses.
RBF has deep expertise in serving businesses in the following industries:
Whether it be a market upswing or downturn, the construction industry is often the first to experience the additional profits, losses, hiring and layoffs in the economy. Whether it be a growing economy or a slowing economy, RBF assists its many construction clients in how to plan for a downturn and grow in a thriving economy. From strategic business planning, proper job estimating and costing, to tax compliance, RBF helps to prepare the construction industry for the long term.
RBF works with a wide range of contractors. General construction to HVAC contractors to residential construction are just a few examples.
Some of the areas RBF can assist are:
Emotional thinking. Compensation issues. Lack of a defined strategy. Limited talent. Continuity, transition and exist strategies. These problems can plague any business. Non-owner hired managers and executives of publicly-held businesses can leave them behind when they end the day’s work.
Family-owned and closely-held businesses are different. The dynamics that drive them are unique. RBF has long counseled generational businesses with insight and objectivity, assuring continued growth and success.
RBF Assists Family Businesses by:
To survive the relentless pressures of the marketplace, manufacturers must constantly keep pace with the demand for quality improvement and innovation, while controlling costs – at all cost. RBF’s manufacturing clients benefit from our deep understanding of the many types of business challenges they face – from the ups and downs of a start-up, to the growing pains and transition issues of a mature company.
RBF Assists Manufacturing Businesses by:
RBF is the business healthcare provider for medical practices and Accountable Care Organizations (ACO). By reviewing all of the industry, risk, and operational factors that affect practice financial performance, we guide clients in maintaining profitability. That way, they can focus on delivering the most compassionate, effective patient care at the same time as they build strong, sustainable enterprises.
RBF assists Healthcare sector companies by:
RBF’s not-for profit clients are as diverse as the industry itself. Private and charter schools, private foundations, day care centers, and member organizations are some of the types of not-for-profit organizations RBF has on its roster.
RBF knows how diverse each not for profit organization is, from its mission statement to internal accounting to financial reporting. Further, increasing oversight from authoritative bodies has created funding sources which have become highly regulated for not-for –profit organizations, adding more complexities for Organizations to fulfill its mission. RBF offers not only a full service approach, but sensitivity to what makes the not-for-profit organizations unique.
RBF Assists Not-for-profit Organizations with:
Practitioners of law, engineering, architecture and other professions can look back on years of education and career development, only to realize that there was little time to study the business aspects of their chosen fields. It’s not only expertise that accounts for a successful practice; it takes good financial performance. Count on RBF’s guidance, and on the fact that we know first hand what it takes to build a thriving professional practice.
RBF assists Professional Services businesses by:
Virtually every aspect of acquiring, developing, holding, transferring and/or disposing of property has a tax implication. So, to be profitable and manage risk, every real estate stakeholder needs expert tax guidance.
Making sure that a sale, lease or transfer falls within a proper tax structure and the timing thereof can make all the difference in final cost and legal status. RBF’s long-term experience in real estate transactions has helped our real estate clients avoid pitfalls and enhance wealth building.
RBF assists Real Estate businesses by:
Consumer spending patterns change over time, but never before as quickly as today. Even landmark retail and hospitality outlets must continue to evolve. Will trimming expenditures and restructuring executive pay help? When is the best time to enter new markets? Shed a service or product line? Re-engineer a product or service offering? What is the best way to ride the wave of disruptive technologies?
RBF can help assess the risks and rewards of adjustments in business planning while safeguarding your assets in this critical market sector. We can help make sense of chaos, because we’ve seen others in various stages of growth and development. And we understand the need to match resources to solutions.
RBF sssists Retail and Hospitality companies by:
The wholesale distribution industry makes things work in our economy. Yet keeping a distribution business healthy takes manipulating a very complex and dynamic set of economic and operational relationships. From overseeing supply chain logistics to managing branches and inventory, setting pricing strategy to incentivizing sales teams, achieving success can be as demanding as it is uncertain.
RBF helps distributorships minimize risk and enhance profit, whether by attracting capital from investors and lenders, deflecting market threats such as consolidation and the Internet, or better understanding the buying habits of markets and customers.
RBF assists Wholesale Distributors by:
Life Sciences companies operate in a complex, highly regulated, unique environment, and the challenges faced can seem daunting. Whether you are managing the growing pains of a startup, the challenges of rapid growth or managing a transition associated with an investment or sale, we will work closely with you to understand your goals and strategy and help you grow your business.
At RBF, our life sciences team can offer insight and tips for developing effective commercial and investment strategies in today’s market to attract equity investment and balance the inherent risks in developing a new idea. We will help you manage your cash flow to reach the next milestone
Our services for Life Sciences companies include:
Technology companies operate in a fast-paced, unique environment and the challenges faced can be as varied and complex as the products you develop. Whether you are managing the growing pains of a startup, the challenges of rapid growth or managing a transition associated with an investment or sale, we will work closely with you to understand your goals and strategy and help you grow your business.
RBF has extensive experience working with technology companies and we understand what is important to your operations. Segments served include enterprise software, software as a service, e-commerce, electronics and hardware manufacturers, mobile technology and more.
Our services for Technology companies include:
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