Accounting

You Have Not Because You Ask Not

On September 23rd, 2014, posted in: Accounting, BIZ-TIP, Marketing by 0 Comment

Do you want more business? Almost everyone I know would answer a resounding YES to that question! As business professionals we spend a lot of time and energy trying to get more business for our firms. But are you asking for business? You may think everyone knows you want more business, but the truth is..

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Don’t Be A Social Media Leech

On September 18th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

What does that headline mean? Have you ever “friended” or “followed” someone on a social media platform only to find out all they talk about is their business and how you can make a purchase from or work with them? That is a type of social media leech. Many business owners forget that social media..

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What Can You Do To Stay Competitive In The Marketplace?

On September 11th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 0 Comment

What can you learn from your competition when it comes to staying ahead of the curve? How can you keep up on tech trends and use them to your advantage to achieve results? Here a few ways: Stay current on the trends. This doesn’t mean you have get involved in every new trend that comes..

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Is Your Business FIT?

On September 4th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

Being physically fit is something that every entrepreneur should strive for, but you also need to make sure the business itself is FIT. What does that mean? In our virtual accounting business being FIT means: F – Focus on results. Don’t be shortsighted and grab for the first, closest or easiest solution to a project...

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Push Your Business Toward Success

On August 28th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Marketing, Portfolio by 0 Comment

I’ve written about success recently. If success to you means growing your business, here are a few tips I have employed to create momentum in my virtual accounting business. I think they just might help you as well! What can you do to gain momentum toward business growth? Spend the time necessary. Most entrepreneurs don’t..

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Which One are You?

On August 26th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, BIZ-TIP, Productivity by 1 Comment

Over the years in working with hundreds of business owners all across the country, I’ve discovered there are two types of business owners: the lone rangers and the team players. Lone Rangers: Think they have to learn to do every aspect of their business Research issues on the internet to try to come up with..

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Get Your Financial House in Order

On August 21st, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Productivity, Security by 0 Comment

As a virtual accountant our office is virtually paper-free. We help our clients to be the same by sending their reports and other documents to them through our encrypted portal. What can you do to clean your financial clutter? Here are a few items to consider: Invest in a shredder. This is not only a..

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What’s Your Organizational Style?

On August 14th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Productivity by 1 Comment

What does your desk look like? Can you see the top of it? Does it look like someone ransacked the place and tossed all of your paperwork all over? Are your employees or your pets if you have a home office afraid to come in lest a stack of paperwork falls on them? If your..

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As A Business Leader What Do You Stand For?

On August 8th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

Entrepreneurs are a special breed! I know. I’ve been a serial entrepreneur and I celebrated a milestone anniversary recently in my virtual accounting business. Whether you thought about it or not, when you picked up the mantle of business owner, you took on a lot of responsibility, not the least of which is the leadership..

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Motivate Your Employees

On July 24th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Productivity by 0 Comment

Whether you have employees that work on-site with you or if, like me, you have a virtual accounting team, you need to find ways to keep them motivated and invested in the work they are performing for your business. You don’t have to pull out the checkbook in order to make this happen which is..

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