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The Benefits Of Business Ownership

On April 14th, 2016, posted in: Accounting by 0 Comment

There are myriad benefits to being an entrepreneur: you make your own success, you create your own schedule, you are your own boss, and the sky is the limit when it comes to your income. Here is some advice we’ve gleaned from the entrepreneurs who utilize our virtual accounting services when it comes to starting..

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Choose A Business Micro Niche

On December 10th, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 0 Comment

It’s been said more businesses are started during a down economy and while that may be true, many businesses that are started as a “whim” are those likely destined to failure. The reason is that you can’t simply create a business without having a focus and even a niche. (A two-year bankroll helps, too!) For..

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No Flashing Lights Attached

On December 16th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, BIZ-TIP by 0 Comment

Driving home in the dark the other night, I was grateful for the flashing lights set out alongside some road work that alerted me not to drive into a ditch. The thought came to me that it would be nice if all dangers we face had flashing lights. Unfortunately that isn’t the case with many..

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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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Is It Finished?

On February 11th, 2014, posted in: Accounting, BIZ-TIP by 0 Comment

The calendar tells us that 2013 is finished. It’s gone. Good, bad or mediocre, the year has ended and a new year has begun. But is 2013 finished? Are you done with it yet? As virtual accountants this is a very busy time for us finishing 2013 for our clients. There are 1099s to send..

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‘Tis the Season…To Organize Your Business Records

On December 27th, 2013, posted in: Accounting, Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

Holiday cheer is all around us and when that happens it’s easy to forget that the end of the year is fast approaching! What does that mean? Well, to me and my virtual accounting firm it means we will be busy helping our clients with end of year financials and helping them be set up..

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Partnerships Help Businesses Thrive

On December 6th, 2013, posted in: Job opportunities, Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

I own and manage a virtual accounting business. That is my core competency. Now can you imagine if I tried to operate my core business and also do my own admin work, social media, website and IT support and human resource tasks? I would be spreading myself too thin and spending time (which equates to..

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Hiring the ‘Best’ Employees

On June 21st, 2013, posted in: Accounting, Marketing, Training by 0 Comment

In recent months, my virtual accounting business has been in another growth phase! This is great news, but it also meant I needed to hire some new virtual accountants to help with this growth. It’s not always an easy – and it certainly is never a quick – task to bring new people on board...

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Want to Save Some Big Bucks?

On May 24th, 2013, posted in: Accounting, Breaking News by 0 Comment

Be aware that the Arizona TPT rate will change effective June 1, 2013. On May 31st the temporary tax passed by voters in 2010 will expire. The state rate for Transaction Privilege Tax (commonly called Sales Tax) will decrease to 5.6%. This will affect all retailers in Arizona. This will benefit all consumers in Arizona...

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It Could Happen to You…

On March 29th, 2013, posted in: Accounting, Security by 0 Comment

…Like it Happened to Sarah Sarah was married to a wonderful man, a former CPA, who took care of all things financial. She never had to do anything except write checks to her housekeeper and at the beauty parlor. Her husband managed their extensive investments, paid all the bills, and handled all the taxes. We..

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