COVID-19 Remote Field Exams & Reporting

Field Examiner

Data downloads? Desktop Exams? We need to do fieldwork without the field part. Hmmmm? Most of the accounting systems export data in several formats and most of the lenders doing Asset Based Lending are getting electronic files form their customers for AR and Inventory reporting to the Borrowing Base. Many field examiners are downloading reports … Read more COVID-19 Remote Field Exams & Reporting

COVID-19 Working at Home-Tools of the Trade


Home office setup should follow the same guidelines as at-work setup. Comfortable, secure and designed to help you get work done. Home-Office Setup You’re avoiding others, practicing social distancing, being a good citizen and you’re probably working from home (after seeking out more toilet paper). You need to be comfortable, your computer setup needs to … Read more COVID-19 Working at Home-Tools of the Trade

COVID-19 Everything Is Broken


Broken cutters, broken saws,Broken buckles, broken laws,Broken bodies, broken bones,Broken voices on broken phonesTake a deep breath, feel like you’re chokin’,Everything is broken ~Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan 1989 When I looked at my notes for this piece last night at about 2:00am, it seemed that I could have just spewed-out a list of all of … Read more COVID-19 Everything Is Broken

COVID-19 Let’s Talk

Let's Talk

There are so many reasons why I love Asset Based Lending and it has been my entire adult career for the past 35 years, but the one thing that I repeat again and again when asked “Why” is that: “I’m financing the entrepreneurial dream.” This gets me out of bed every morning! But now we … Read more COVID-19 Let’s Talk