A useful set of Recession Tips comes from Colin Mills at The FD Centre.
Many of our clients at the Directors' Centre do not have their own FD - they can't afford one, at least not full-time. Companies like the FD Centre may well be the answer as they provide part-time FDs for businesses.
Take a look at their website to get a feel for what they do and how they do it.
Recession Tips from Colin Mills
The FD Centre