Cash Management: Work of Art & Science
Posted 21 May by Barb Easter in Accounting, Advisory, Bookkeeping, Cash Flow, Tools and Resources

Managing cash shouldn’t be a shot in the dark.  The idea that managing cash can be a scientific process and a form of art should not be a foreign thought. Many factors and nuanced influences are involved from the advisor providing the service.  When you are providing cash management services, think of yourself as a […]

The Potential Impact of Bad Debt on Your Business
Posted 22 April by Blaine Bertsch in Accounting, Bookkeeping, Cash Flow

Understanding bad debt and the impact of business write-offs.  Bad debt can negatively impact a business, making continuation or even just survival very difficult.  Businesses must make sure they do all they can to reduce their exposure to bad debt. Below we will explore what constitutes a bad debt and how businesses can reduce their […]

Tax Season is for beer money!
Posted 21 April by Barb Easter in Accounting, Advisory, Bookkeeping, Cash Flow

Now that we have your attention… No, we’re not saying all CPAs only work to afford money for beers. But the idea that many accountants and CPAs have recognized the importance of moving away from only doing taxes is not far off.  The sooner you stop focusing solely on compliance for your clients and embracing […]

After Tax Season, What’s Next?
Posted 21 April by Jeremy Burke in Accounting, Advisory, Bookkeeping, Feature Focus

So, what’s your next move?  It is estimated that 60% of accountants who make it through a tax season will leave their place of employment and move to another accounting firm just to do it all over again.  Break the cycle and take control of your career and your clients. Become an Advisor – not […]

What is Business Accounting?
Posted 14 April by Barb Easter in Accounting, Bookkeeping, Tools and Resources

An overview of business accounting and management accounting. Business Accounting and Management Accounting are more intuitive than general accounting. They consider more aspects of running a business than just keeping track of the numbers on a spreadsheet. In this article, we’ll provide some definitions of the different types of accounting, and how they are important […]

How to build and maintain a business cash reserve
Posted 16 March by Barb Easter in Accounting, Bookkeeping, Cash Flow

Cash reserves or “rainy day funds” aren’t just something your mom tells you to keep as a safety precaution, they’re a very real strategy that many businesses neglect to employ… often to their own demise.  A rainy-day fund prepares you for any risks you need to incur during a “slow season” or unforeseen circumstances, allowing […]