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6 Common Small Business Accounting Problems That Are Killing Your Profits

By Amanda Kendall / December 27, 2018 / Comments Off on 6 Common Small Business Accounting Problems That Are Killing Your Profits

If you?re a small business owner, you want your organization to do far more than survive: you want it to thrive! Unfortunately, to make sure that customers are happy and the lights stay on there are a lot of details that need attention, and some end up being overlooked. The intricacies of accounting are neither…

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9 Best Ways to Start a Business Budget to Spur and Guide Growth

By Amanda Kendall / December 25, 2018 / Comments Off on 9 Best Ways to Start a Business Budget to Spur and Guide Growth

Building a business is a process that requires careful attention to many individual points, all with the goal of increasing customers, improving products, and building profit. There are many elements that contribute to the ability of a company to grow. One key area to focus on is the budget. From the foundation of the business,…

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What Makes A Great CEO?

By Amanda Kendall / December 22, 2018 / Comments Off on What Makes A Great CEO?

If you ever wanted proof that quality company leadership is critical to an organization?s success, look no further than the old saying of ?people don?t quit their jobs. They quit their leaders.?  To that end, being an efficient CEO involves a lot more than just ?having a vision? or ?barking orders.? It?s not about commanding…

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10 Mistakes when starting your business

By Amanda Kendall / December 17, 2018 / Comments Off on 10 Mistakes when starting your business

The process of starting a small business can be an arduous one; there are numerous steps that need to be taken ? and often in a precise order ? to legally establish a business. As a result, the process can be overwhelming. Unfortunately, it?s also easy to overlook some important details and steps along the…

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5 Practical Cash Flow Management Strategies for Small Businesses

By Amanda Kendall / December 12, 2018 / Comments Off on 5 Practical Cash Flow Management Strategies for Small Businesses

Every month needs a steady flow of revenue. But if you specialize in seasonal work or contract-based projects that aren?t consistent, it can be difficult to adequately project your future revenue and profits. One of the best things you can do is organize your business finances around the concept of cash flow. Having a different focus changes…

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10 Ways to improve profits immediately

By Amanda Kendall / December 7, 2018 / Comments Off on 10 Ways to improve profits immediately

The US economy is thriving and expected to continue to grow over the next few months. Existing businesses are expanding, and new businesses are being formed constantly. The sad fact is that just as many businesses are closing their doors as a result of not being profitable. As a small business owner, this is the…

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Five Keys to Maintaining a Successful Business

By Amanda Kendall / December 7, 2018 / Comments Off on Five Keys to Maintaining a Successful Business

We all know that as a ?new? business owner, there is a huge learning curve, but what many may not realize is this learning curve never stops, it is ongoing throughout the life of your business. Businesses have different phases? think of these like children? infant, toddler, child, teenager, adolescent and adult. Each phase requires…

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5 Things You Need to Do After Jumping Into Entrepreneurship

By Amanda Kendall / December 4, 2018 / Comments Off on 5 Things You Need to Do After Jumping Into Entrepreneurship

Congratulations! You’ve decided to dive into the exciting world of entrepreneurship and bring that great business idea to life. Whether you’re opening a local brick-and-mortar business that your community needs, looking to grow rapidly in the next few years and get an investor, or just keep things small and solo, certain steps come next that…

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Creating a Business Budget in QuickBooks Online

By Amanda Kendall / December 3, 2018 / Comments Off on Creating a Business Budget in QuickBooks Online

The hardest part of creating a budget is getting started. It doesn’t have to be completed, but you have to do it!? You?know?you should have a budget. You?re aware that it can help you stay on track with your company?s income and expenses throughout the year. Maybe you?ve even tried to make one before, but…

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Are you dealing with employee burnout in your business?

By Amanda Kendall / November 28, 2018 / Comments Off on Are you dealing with employee burnout in your business?

Make absolutely no mistake about it: Not only is employee burnout very real, it?s probably costing your business a lot more money than you realize. It?s also not a problem that you?re necessarily going to be able to buy your way out of, either. According to one recent study, a massive 70 percent of the…

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