Accounting

New Math: 5/5 = 5!

On May 5th, 2015, posted in: Accounting, BIZ-TIP, Marketing by 2 Comments

Today is a landmark day for me. I’ve been writing Biz-Tips just for you for five years today. If you’re one of the readers who has been with me all that time, Happy Anniversary to us! Since we have lots of clients who have been with our virtual accounting service for more than 10 years,..

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Be A Part Of The Crowd

On April 30th, 2015, posted in: Marketing by 0 Comment

It’s been a rare occasion recently that I have attended events for the purpose of networking. Why? Our virtual accounting business has been booming from word of mouth including SEO. We’ve been busy in growth mode with the hiring of new accounting associates and the training that comes with that. Thankfully the time I have..

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Finding Your Ideal Client

On April 28th, 2015, posted in: Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

Our virtual accounting business has been growing consistently and continually over the past several months – something we are very grateful for! But if you’re in a standstill and are looking for ways to grow your business it will help if you have a checklist to let you know who your ideal client is. Take..

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Get More Done Everyday

On April 23rd, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 1 Comment

Now that April 15 has come and gone, we in the virtual accounting world, can take a breath and relax for a day or two! Tax time is crunch time for us and in that time, some of our “regular” tasks may get pushed to the bottom of the to-do list. Now that we can..

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Overcome Your Fears

On April 21st, 2015, posted in: BIZ-TIP, Productivity by 0 Comment

Are fears holding you back from business growth or from making the leap into business ownership? Here are ways to combat that fear: Become a trusted resource. If you’re the go-to person in your area of expertise and blog about that or share information on your social media pages, you can step outside of your..

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Be an Effective Communicator

On April 9th, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 0 Comment

Everything in business and life is about communication. Whether you’re sending an email, having a face-to-face meeting, or talking on the telephone, your communication skills matter. It’s been shown that a caller can tell if you have a “smile on your face” when you answer the phone. Here are tips to improve your communication skills:..

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Before You Hit Send…

On April 7th, 2015, posted in: BIZ-TIP, Productivity by 0 Comment

Emails! Are they a blessing or a curse? They make communication faster, but people say things in emails they would never say in person. Beyond that, what they do say is often misunderstood. Without the vocal tone and inflection of a live conversation whether on the phone, in person or on Skype, it’s easy to..

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Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?

On April 2nd, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Productivity by 0 Comment

The headline may be a bit misleading, but if you want to have success and wealth in your business and your life, you need to plan for it. As the owner of a virtual accounting business I work with my clients to help them understand where their money is going, what their real financial picture..

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Improve Staff Accountability

On March 31st, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Productivity by 0 Comment

We have been in serious growth mode since the end of last summer – both in staff hired and clients brought on board. Because we have such tried-and-true practices and procedures in place we are able to do all of this pretty smoothly. If you’re in the midst of growth or if you’re looking at..

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Baby Steps Lead to Giant Successes

On March 26th, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 1 Comment

Deadlines, projects, overflowing email inboxes and more face entrepreneurs on a daily basis. If you put together a to-do list but find yourself never getting through it, you may be tempted to throw your hands in the air and just give up. Wait! Take baby steps to achieve big goals. How can you take those..

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