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Do these 4 things to guarantee your business survival in 2019

Starting a business is one thing; but running it successfully is a whole different thing altogether. Sometime back, I remember reading a publication by Forbes that revealed that more than 90% of startups ultimately fail. But one couldn't help but wonder, what are the 10%...

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5 Sure Ways of Spotting a Rogue Bookkeeper/Accountant

Many a time small businesses find it useful to outsource a portion of their operations perhaps to concentrate on those they consider to be of greater importance. One of the popular arms of a business that gets outsourced is the bookkeeping/accounting function. Smart businesses know...

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Not Sure What Matters in Your Income Statement? These 5 Things Do

Financial statements can sometimes be confusing, especially to individuals with little to no financial education background or experience; but it could get even worse when as a business owner, you’re unable to comprehend facts and figures in your Income Statement. And even if you had...

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How Bookkeeping Mistakes Affect Your Tax Bill

In this day and age, businesses have many things to worry about – some include sales revenue targets, employee retention, laws, competition, just to name but a few. Now imagine this…You have a full-time accountant/bookkeeper who takes care of your books of account and only...

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Accounting: Our Best Technology

Today, technological advancements in the business sector are some of hardest to catch up with; in fact, according to a study conducted by Robert Half Management and published by Business Insider revealed that 41% of the interviewed CFOs cited tech innovations as one of the...

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Why Experience Matters in Bookkeeping

Running a business and wondering whether it is important or not to work with a bookkeeper who is experienced? Truth be told, some of the most experienced bookkeepers come with big-budgets while it is almost a guarantee that a less experienced one may be affordable....

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Taxes Don’t Have To Be As Scary As They Seem

Do you ever feel like taxes are that one nightmare you’ll never be able to wake up from? Perhaps you’ve finally yielded to the old mantra by Winston Churchill that says there is no such thing as good taxes. I get it; every once in...

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Where Are You Wasting Your Money?

Are you pouring each dollar your business makes back in hoping to break even sooner rather than later? Perhaps you even go that extra mile of ensuring the office has the perfect furniture, modern finishes, and a well-stocked kitchen just to keep your staff happy....

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Consider a Business Coach or Mentor

Whether you’re feeling stuck or just went into hyper growth mode, you may want to consider hiring a business coach. By Ashley Altum, COO, Profit Matters Even a coach needs a coach. I bet you haven’t ever seen one professional athlete that doesn’t...

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What are KPIs? 5 Financial KPIs you need to start using Today

If you were to be asked to gauge the performance of your business today using some verifiable metrics, would you be able to? If you would, well and good – but if, like most business owners and CFOs you’ll need some time to gather that...

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