A part-time CFO will focus on several key financial issues. They offer an outside perspective and can help with strategic decisions. They will get to know your business inside and out focusing on finance. They will determine what is going well and what is not and how to rectify.
They will help you determine your break even point. The point upon which you have made enough sales to cover your expenses and begin to profit. They can also help you narrow the gap between receivables and payables by showing you how to tighten the gap of your receivables. And finally, a CFO will also help you to improve your margins. They will manage them and advise stakeholders on what it means and how to improve.