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About PlaceCPM with Co-Founder and CEO, Brandon Metcalf.
About PlaceCPM with Co-Founder and CEO, Brandon Metcalf.

Hear from Brandon Metcalf, Place’s Co-Founder and CEO, as he describes the power of this suite of forecasting and consolidation tools, built on the Salesforce Platform.

Luke Zimbelman / October 20, 2020

Focusing On Efficiencies In 2021: 6 Small Things You Can Do To Modernize Your Business
Focusing On Efficiencies In 2021: 6 Small Things You Can Do To Modernize Your Business

Pivoting is necessary for any startup to succeed. But knowing when, how, and why you should pivot is the key.

Brandon Metcalf / September 30, 2020

Cash Flow & Forecasting Advice for Startups – with Stacklist
Cash Flow & Forecasting Advice for Startups – with Stacklist

Many early-stage founders while focusing on building their products and getting users may be overlooking some of the more basic, but core parts of their business around their cash and financials. This, of course, is not wise as you should always be keeping track of your cash and start good financial habits in the beginning. […]

Luke Zimbelman / August 25, 2020

Founders Of The Future Will Be Guided By These 5 Principles
Founders Of The Future Will Be Guided By These 5 Principles

Being a founder in the post-COVID world is going to require a different perspective of the world. For my entire career, I have always been someone who really values in-person relationships. Despite the fact that I’ve spent years in tech, and even my current venture is designed to help make people’s accounting and finance jobs […]

Brandon Metcalf / August 25, 2020

How Healthy Is My Business? Financial Forecasting 101
How Healthy Is My Business? Financial Forecasting 101

Our CEO, Brandon Metcalf, a seasoned entrepreneur and business owner, demystifies the formula of business health so you can answer this question confidently, with your data.

Luke Zimbelman / August 21, 2020

Virtual Roundtable: “VC and Angel Investing in the Era of COVID” with the Austin Tech Council
Virtual Roundtable: “VC and Angel Investing in the Era of COVID” with the Austin Tech Council

How has the playbook changed for startups and investors – and what’s the strategy for success in 2020 and beyond?

Luke Zimbelman / August 7, 2020

82% Of Small Businesses Fail Because Of Cash Flow Problems – Here Are 3 Ways To Fix That
82% Of Small Businesses Fail Because Of Cash Flow Problems – Here Are 3 Ways To Fix That

Cash and profit are two completely different things. Are you making decisions off the latter or the former?

Brandon Metcalf / July 27, 2020

Testing Your Core Values During A Crisis: 5 Questions Every Organization Should Be Asking
Testing Your Core Values During A Crisis: 5 Questions Every Organization Should Be Asking

During a crisis, it’s easy to fall into a state of panic. So, with all that’s going on, how are we going to get through it?

Brandon Metcalf / July 2, 2020

Using PlaceCPM: How We Make Better Business Decisions, Faster
Using PlaceCPM: How We Make Better Business Decisions, Faster

Accurate forecasts drive business decisions. The problem is, the time and effort required to produce and maintain accurate forecasts can be daunting at best.

Luke Zimbelman / July 1, 2020

Entrepreneurship During A Pandemic: Why Right Now Could Be A Great Time To Start A Business
Entrepreneurship During A Pandemic: Why Right Now Could Be A Great Time To Start A Business

Personally, I don’t think there’s ever a “right time” to start a business. If you look at the last big financial recession, a lot of powerful companies came out of the housing crisis of 2008, and a lot of powerful companies failed. And if you compare that to two or so years ago, when the […]

Brandon Metcalf / June 11, 2020

Managing Stress As A Founder During The Coronavirus Pandemic: 5 Effective Techniques
Managing Stress As A Founder During The Coronavirus Pandemic: 5 Effective Techniques

Building a company is always stressful. For example, when we launched my previous company, Talent Rover, there was always something going on—some fire we had to put out. We dealt with a lawsuit early on, which was stressful. We scaled from one office in the US to nine offices around the world in a very […]

Brandon Metcalf / May 20, 2020