Podcast

S2:E8 – Overcoming the Challenges of Healthcare Providers

Healthcare providers, listen up. We rounded up three of CRI's finest healthcare professionals to interpret the importance of defending your revenue streams, preparing against payer audits, and laying the groundwork for future changes within the healthcare industry.

2021-04-22T09:11:36-05:00April 21st, 2021|

S2:E7 – The One With the Christmas Day Bombing: A Data Infrastructure Nightmare

The 2020 Christmas Day bombing in Nashville, Tennessee caused obvious physical destruction to the city’s bustling downtown area—but what about the trickle-down effect of the physical destruction?

2021-04-08T11:02:12-05:00April 7th, 2021|

S2:E6 – Controlling Manufacturing Costs

In this episode, we apply real-world techniques to the monitoring and controlling of manufacturing costs. Join CRI Partners Tom Carmichael and Scott Bailey as they unravel everything from the budgeting processes to the most effective purchasing techniques performed by the manufacturing industry's goliaths. Intro: From Carr, Riggs and Ingram, this is “It Figures: The CRI [...]

2021-03-25T00:14:21-05:00March 24th, 2021|

S2:E5 – Conversations that Count: Empowering Women in Business

In honor of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, we are proud to introduce our first “Conversations that Count” episode of It Figures. Join CRI Partner of Human Capital, Sandi Guy, as she facilitates a panel discussion with other women from the firm as they discuss how society has impacted their perceptions of themselves, [...]

2021-03-08T11:52:51-06:00March 8th, 2021|

S2:E4 – Risk Management Hot Topics for Financial Institutions

The continual uncertainty and change we've seen across all areas of business, including financial institutions, calls for in-depth discussion. Join CRI Partners Rob Demonbreun and Chris Cain for this episode of It Figures as they talk about credit risk management, the impacts of PPP loans included in government stimulus packages, Part 363 temporary relief requirements, and [...]

2021-03-01T13:24:24-06:00February 24th, 2021|

S2:E3 – Triangulating Success: A CRI & CRI Capital Advisors Client Case Study

Collaborating is often the key to success when owning and running a business—and transitioning to the sell phase of owning a business is no different! In this episode of It Figures, CRI Partner Jen Christensen is joined by CRI Capital Advisors Partners Joel Sikes and Paul Evans as they reflect on one of their most [...]

2021-03-01T14:43:57-06:00February 11th, 2021|

S2:E2 – Accounting for CARES Act Funding & Single Audit Compliance

In this episode of "It Figures: The CRI Podcast," we outline how governments should recognize revenue from the Coronavirus Relief Fund, as well as the steps they should take to ensure single audit compliance. Join us as CRI Partners Robert Lemmon, Ray Roberts, April Shuping, and Gwen Mansfield-Vogt detail this information and much more. Intro: From [...]

2021-01-27T20:53:27-06:00January 27th, 2021|

S2:E1 – Is FDICIA Still Relevant for Your Institution?

Establishing key controls, maintaining adequate documentation, and understanding the overall complexity of FDICIA (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act) can help mitigate your institution's risk of noncompliance. In this episode of "It Figures," join CRI Financial Institutions Partners Doug Mims and Chris Cain as they explore the relevancy of FDICIA today and why it is [...]

2021-01-20T15:55:24-06:00January 20th, 2021|

S1:E25 – Leadership Succession Planning Tips

An organization’s long-term success is dependent upon not only its financial health, but also on how the organization plans and prepares for leadership succession—which is often overlooked. In this episode of “It Figures,” CRI Partners Jose Aponte and Alan Skinner discuss the initial steps to setting up a C-Suite/leadership succession plan, important pitfalls to avoid, [...]

2020-11-10T12:26:49-06:00September 29th, 2020|

S1:E24 – Secrets to a Successful Single Audit

What is a Single Audit? How can my organization help ensure a successful Single Audit? How do we prepare? Join CRI’s very own “Single Audit Empress” partner, Gwen Mansfield-Vogt and CRI New Orleans partner Becky Hammond as they detail the areas crucial to staging a smooth, positive Single Audit, as well as tips and resources [...]

2020-11-10T12:26:38-06:00August 31st, 2020|

S1:E23 – Construction Cost Avoidance & Recovery

The majority of entities these days are building projects using cost plus delivery methods—if they are not employing a third-party to verify the cost of the project then construction managers are submitting reimbursement records without proper oversight. CRI Partners Matt Incinelli and Rob Broline combine forces in this episode of “It Figures” to detail the [...]

2020-11-10T12:26:25-06:00August 14th, 2020|

S1:E22 – COVID-19 | Governmental Fund Relief Part 4

Ensuring your government entity is taking the right steps to stay afloat during the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic can be very difficult. Join us for Part 4 as CRI Partners Robert Lemmon, Ray Roberts, Becky Hammond, and David Alvarez answer some of our clients most frequently asked questions regarding government fund relief during the [...]

2020-11-10T12:26:15-06:00July 30th, 2020|

S1:E21 – Protected Cell Captive Insurance 101

If you’re a captive manager, CFO, insurance broker, controller, or in risk management then you may have heard about protected cell captive insurance companies. But what exactly are they? On this episode of “It Figures,” CRI Partners Scott Bailey and Steven Lorady introduce the concept of protected cell captive entities, detail the pros and cons [...]

2020-11-10T12:26:06-06:00July 24th, 2020|

S1:E20 – All About Risk Retention Groups

Are you considering a risk retention group (RRG) as a way to transfer risk beyond that of traditional insurance coverage? Join CRI’s experienced insurance partners Scott Bailey and Steven Lorady as they dive into the nuances surrounding RRGs from a regulatory perspective, including audit and NAIC reporting requirements, what coverages RRGs can underwrite, ownership conditions that must [...]

2020-11-10T12:25:49-06:00July 2nd, 2020|

S1:E19 – Full-Spectrum Client Accounting Outsourcing Services

Monumental changes are taking place in accounting and bookkeeping services these days, and automation is drastically changing the way the industry approaches these time-honored processes. But don’t go ditching your accountant just yet! In this episode of It Figures, CRI Partners Deanna Dibin and Martin Copeland discuss how even with the speed of change and [...]

2020-11-10T12:25:38-06:00June 15th, 2020|

S1:E18 – COVID-19 | Governmental Fund Relief Part 3

Ensuring your government entity is taking the right steps to stay afloat during the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic can be very difficult. Join us for Part 3 as CRI Partners Robert Lemmon, Ray Roberts, Jason Harpe, and David Alvarez answer some of our clients most frequently asked questions regarding government fund relief during the current [...]

2020-11-10T12:24:51-06:00June 9th, 2020|

S1:E17 – COVID-19 | Governmental Questions Part 4

Is your government entity prepared for what is yet to come of the COVID-19 impact? Do you have questions about the steps you may need to take once the smoke clears? Join us as CRI Partners Robert Lemmon, Ray Roberts, Jason Harpe, and David Alvarez answer some of our clients most frequently asked questions regarding government [...]

2020-11-10T12:24:41-06:00June 3rd, 2020|

S1:E16 – When You Suspect Fraud: The Story of the Million Dollar Fajita Fraud

What do I do if I suspect fraud is occurring in my organization? Who can help me determine the extent of the fraud? Do I involve law enforcement? These are some of the questions that most business owners will unfortunately and inevitably face at some point. Join CRI Partners Ygnacio Garza and Jimmy Woodall on [...]

2020-11-10T12:24:32-06:00May 27th, 2020|

S1:E15 – COVID-19 | Governmental Fund Relief Part 2

    Ensuring your government entity is taking the right steps to stay afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic can be very difficult. Join us for Part 2 as CRI Partners Robert Lemmon, Ray Roberts, and Jason Harpe answer some of our clients most frequently asked questions regarding governmental fund relief during the current economic climate. [...]

2020-11-10T12:24:18-06:00May 15th, 2020|

S1:E14 – COVID-19 | Governmental Fund Relief Part 1

    Ensuring your government entity is taking the right steps to stay afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic can be very difficult. Join us as CRI Partners Robert Lemmon, Ray Roberts, and Jason Harpe answer some of our clients most frequently asked questions regarding government fund relief during the current economic climate.   Intro: From [...]

2020-11-10T12:24:09-06:00May 13th, 2020|