The Great Recession forced many small and midsize businesses to make tough decisions in order to survive. In almost all industries, businesses underwent significant operational changes that had long-term effects on the competitive landscape, materially altering their prospects. Lenders have been busy assessing the impact of these changes on the creditworthiness of these businesses. CFOs looking to improve their relationship with lenders should first be aware of, and then address, these four key issues lenders will be evaluating. Read More.