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Results Producing Targeted Professional Services

Whether your goal is savings through efficiencies, or enhanced earnings through top-line growth, we have the expertise to get you there.

Running a successful finance organization in today's world requires CFOs to not only focus on savings: cost cutting, efficiencies, controls and risk management; true Finance Transformation includes a new focus on enabling corporate strategy, capital agenda and competitive advantage.  Often, a best in class Corporate Performance Management (CPM) sofware such as OneStream is a major key to the solution.

A Finance Transformation initiative assesses the finance organization from top to bottom, executes, and achieves the following goals...
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What is Corporate Performance Management's (CPM) Role?

​Companies with non-integrated data structures, disparate systems, complex legal structures, and a lack of formalized planning and forecasting tend to have finance organizations that are slow, costly, and provide unreliable financial information.

CPM software enables these companies to integrate and automate financial close, consolidation, financial and management reporting, budgeting and planning, and profitability functions.

The Ruther Group has worked with, and evaluated many of the CPM products on the market, and is pleased to have an affiliation with OneStream.  In our opinion, OneStream in the Best in Class CPM.
Information Technology is an increasingly important part of an overall business strategy. We offer straight forward advice to optimize your IT spend and enhance value. A truly effective IT Strategy will take into account the factors below.
Outsourcing:

Operating a business means you have many competing demands. It's often difficult to devote adequate time and resources to every aspect of your business. If you have a small-to-medium-size business, it could benefit from non-core tasks being outsourced to specialists. This doesn't have to cost much, and it allows you and your staff to focus on the main issues and devote time and resources to activities that will reap maximum return. We can help you...

  • Evaluate if outsourcing is right for you.
  • Create and/or implement an action plan to shift these activities based on your decision.
  • Establish provider performance metrics, management guidelines, and governance structures.

Our proven methods ensure that your business processes are effective and efficient.

  • Document an organization’s business processes
  • Identify key business processes and the technological barriers or enablers of these processes
  • Evaluate the impact of technology and business trends on key business processes
  • Re-engineer key business processes
Simple time tested methods to keep your sales force focused and effective.
Major initiatives can be disruptive to an organization. The Ruther Group, LLC seeks to accomplish each engagement using proven methods, and the principles of change management to minimize risk and maximize success.
Simply put, strategic planning determines where an organization is going over the next year or more, how it's going to get there and how it'll know if it made it there or not. The focus of a strategic plan is usually on the entire organization, while the focus of a business plan is usually on a particular product, service or program.

Schedule a Free Consultation:

We'll visit your team to determine how to best serve your needs; then provide a summary of findings and recommended next steps.

Call 616-550-9415, or e-mail us at info@ruthergroup.com to schedule an appointment.