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What’s Your Personal Speed Limit?

On October 14th, 2014, posted in: BIZ-TIP, Productivity by 0 Comment

We all have a velocity at which we are most effective. Knowing yourself well means you know how to work at the speed you are most effective. No one speed is better than the others. A slow velocity does NOT mean ineffective or unproductive. It simply means you approach life at a more relaxed pace...

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Easy-To-Implement Expense Tracking Processes for Entrepreneurs

On October 9th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Productivity by 0 Comment

As a virtual accounting firm, we work with solopreneurs, mid-sized company owners and everything in between. We are finding is that in today’s economy that many people are making the leap from employee to entrepreneur. If you’re an entrepreneur, you need implement ways to track your expenses. While this is not a complete list of..

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The Benefit of a Business Card

On October 2nd, 2014, posted in: Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

Do you still hand out business cards? Do you accept business cards from potential colleagues when you meet them at a networking event? While some people believe the business card is dead, there are still other business professionals who feel their business card is a great “takeaway” from a meeting. Even though we have a..

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Is It True?

On September 30th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, BIZ-TIP by 0 Comment

If you see it on the internet it must be true, right? We all know that’s false, but how much of what else we’re exposed to is false? When we treat a falsehood as if it was real, we head down a path we should never be on. Two vital areas to examine: Your thoughts..

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Are You Addicted to Activity?

On September 25th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Productivity by 0 Comment

There is so much busyness in business and in life. With all our electronic gadgets we are accessible 24/7 and if we aren’t, the people trying to reach us often become frustrated. The constant activity scatters our energy and makes us less effective at everything we do. In our performance-driven world our typical response is..

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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 This Seed Time Or Harvest?

On September 9th, 2014, posted in: BIZ-TIP, Marketing by 0 Comment

Farmers in many parts of the country are gearing up for the fall harvest season. As small business owners, we’d like it to always be harvest time, wouldn’t we? Hopefully is always it. But harvest never happens without seed time first. Now is the perfect time to plant seeds. What are you doing to “seed”..

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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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