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May 16, 2017

Accounting MYTH No. 3

MYTH No. 3 Messy books are okay if the business is headed in the right direction. Correct? The captain of the Titanic made the same mistake. No. […]
May 10, 2017
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Accounting MYTH No. 2

MYTH No. 2 Anyone can balance the books. Can’t you just juggle the numbers? Yes. But the trick is balancing the books with the right numbers. […]
May 3, 2017
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Accounting MYTH No. 1

MYTH No. 1 Accountants like shoe boxes. Beware of clients carrying shoeboxes! Shoe boxes with scraps of paper from “shoe box” clients can be an accountant’s […]
March 31, 2017
Confessions of a Perfect Client - A Black Tulip Success Story

Confessions of a Perfect Client: A Black Tulip Success Story!

“I don’t think you want to take me on as a client.” Imagine the look on my face. I was hoping that the woman sitting across […]
March 8, 2017
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Outsource Your Finance Department (and get your life back)

Pop Quiz Why did you start your own business? You had a passion for a particular business, so intense, that it kept you up at night. […]
February 15, 2017
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Give Change a Chance

Can we ever say no to change? Ever have one of those days when you figure one more change might push you over the edge? Maybe […]
January 11, 2017
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Welcome, Brave New “Paperless” World

  Remember the promise of the paperless office? Gone would be our filing cabinets, printers, shredders, and stacks of bulging file folders. We’d all live happily […]
November 18, 2016
Old style bookkeeping

Dorothy is retiring, and she’s taking the shoebox with her

  Dorothy is retiring. We’re a little sad to see her go but we knew the day had to come. With Dorothy’s exit comes another change—old […]
October 12, 2016
Is it time you outsource payroll services

Is it time you outsource payroll services?

Let me ask you one question. Does your company specialize in providing payroll services? If your answer is no, then why use valuable in-house time and […]
August 31, 2016
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Here Comes the Coach!

Knowing when its time to bring in a professional coach? If you’re a top athlete, you have a coach. In fact, it is expected in order […]
June 2, 2016
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Outsource Your Bookkeeping and Rock Your Business

You typically set aside time to dive into invoices, payroll, and other financials. Yet think about just how often you stare at your computer screen or […]
May 27, 2016
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How to Drive an Accountant NUTS!

Now that tax time is over for most of us, it is time to reflect on why your accountant seemed so stressed out when you met […]