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The Justin Goodbread Show

The Financially Simple podcast is your one-stop resource for small business owners. Gain unique insights into growing, refining, and selling businesses. You will hear ways business owners have reduced their tax liabilities, increased their income, improved office morale, saved for the retirement of their dreams, and more.
Host Justin Goodbread is a serial entrepreneur, CFP® (Certified Financial Planning professional), CEPA (Certified Exit Planning Advisor), and CVGA (Certified Value Growth Advisor) with years of experience guiding business owners from start to exit in their business.

Jun 5, 2023

As a financial advisor, it is possible to set your firm up in such a way that the eight-figure exit is possible. But simply trying to take on more clients as a primary means of growth could be a recipe for disaster. Instead, developing and implementing a system of KPIs could be the answer. KPIs or Key Performance Indicators can provide important insights into the health and direction of your firm.


In this episode, I discuss some of the many KPIs you could choose to explore within your finance department. I also talk about the importance of keeping your KPI tracking simple, and getting your team involved. With the correct KPIs, you could generate increased buy-in from your team while also driving more efficiently toward your objectives. You don't want to miss this episode!
This week on The Financially Simple Podcast: 


  • (2:45) How do we determine if we made the right decision?

  • (5:55) What are the KPIs that RIAs need to track?

  • (7:56) Financial KPIs common to the financial world

  • (12:20) Create a system

  • (15:58) Use KPIs to modify behavior

  • (16:30) A strong KPI system provides a bottom-down approach and a top-down view

  • (18:04) Conclusion


Our Favorite Quotes: 

"What gets measured gets improved." - Peter Drucker


"You've got to address the fact that building KPIs, tracking KPIs, and examining KPIs is an investment of time and resources." - Justin Goodbread
About The Financially Simple Podcast 
If you are looking for a podcast that speaks directly to the challenges and puzzles of running a business, you’ve come to the right place. The Financially Simple podcast was built for you. With over 400 episodes and counting, our host Justin Goodbread covers a broad range of topics, from starting a small business, to prepping it for sale, to growing your personal wealth. Justin’s combination of analytical skills, tough love, and a healthy dose of experience delivers practical ideas that will benefit business builders at every stage of their business journey.  

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