Ask Mackey | Cash Flow

For anything to grow it needs fuel. In business, that fuel is cash. The economic climate for most businesses is positive right now, but that doesn’t mean you aren’t having cash flow challenges. In fact, if you are growing, and especially if you are growing quickly, your main concern day to day may very well… Read More

4 Sources of Cash Flow to Fund Your Growth

For anything to grow it needs fuel. In business, that fuel is cash. The economic climate for most businesses is positive right now, but that doesn’t mean you aren’t having cash flow challenges. In fact, if you are growing, and especially if you are growing quickly, your main concern day to day may very well… Read More

What to Expect When You Are Expecting…Sales

Practical Prosperity for Business

Business owners are obsessed with one number in their business. You guessed it… sales. Every business owner wants to continue to grow their sales line. This number is the result that almost every business owner looks at each month. However, this number is only looked at after the results happen. If the result is negative,… Read More

Ask Mackey | The 3 Signs

Approaching a railroad crossing when the train is on the nearby track, you are faced with flashing red lights, a red and white stripped cross bar, a big X sign that says, Railroad Crossing.  DO NOT PROCEED is clearly the message! You have the same kind of warning signals in your business, if you know… Read More

3 Signals Your Financial Systems Are Broken

Approaching a railroad crossing when the train is on the nearby track, you are faced with flashing red lights, a red and white stripped cross bar, a big X sign that says, Railroad Crossing.  DO NOT PROCEED is clearly the message! You have the same kind of warning signals in your business, if you know… Read More

Let’s Get Results!

Practical Prosperity for Business

We all want to see results from the efforts we put forth.  We want to know if all the saving we have done over the years has made our bank account larger, or if the healthy lifestyle we have been living is making our clothes fit better and our energy level increase.  As business owners,… Read More

How Entrepreneurs Prosper

The Secret Sauce of Finance, the Right Tools and the Knowledge to Use Them

Like many young women, I learned to cook watching my Mother.  She was a great southern cook, her specialty being fried chicken. By the time I left home, I was pretty good too. My love of cooking was fostered in two ways.  One, I loved to eat.  And two, there was nothing better in my… Read More

What to Consider When Adding a Partner or Shareholder

Practical Prosperity for Business

Adding a partner or shareholder is not simple.  As with any agreement involving money, spending the time having difficult conversations up front is well worth your time and energy.  A clear agreement avoids unnecessary conflicts that can sabotage or derail your business by taking energy from the business and focusing it on the conflict. Here are… Read More

Client Spotlight – Glier’s Meats

In 1946, Robert Glier returned home from World War II.  He bought a small store with a sausage kitchen and a smokehouse.  Robert made sausages as his wife, Louise, assisted customers.  In the winter months, he created his version of a celebrated regional dish of pork, beef, steel-cuts oats and seasoning.  Somewhat like sausage and… Read More

Cincy Chic Features Mackey Advisors!

The Mackey Advisors Team is thrilled to have been featured in the online publication, Cincy Chic! Mackey Advisors has been in Cincinnati since 1982, when it was first started as a traditional financial services firm. Mackey Advisors eventually grew to become one of the largest women-owned businesses in Greater Cincinnati.Today, Mackey Advisors works with individuals,… Read More