Networking Remotely to Find New Clients for Your Firm
Posted 16 October by Blaine Bertsch in Accounting, Advisory, Bookkeeping, Cash Flow, COVID-19, Entrepreneur, Tools and Resources

The world is going remote. The trend has been happening for over a decade, but before this spring, we expected it to be another decade before we had to adjust to a work-life run entirely on bandwidth. Jobs have moved online, and more and more people are fleeing the densely packed cultural centers they so […]

Working Remotely – New World Management
Posted 16 October by Jay Owen in Culture, Entrepreneur, News, Small Business, Tools and Resources

For years, the trend for businesses was moving away from remote work. This year has flipped that paradigm on its head. Now companies big and small are scrambling to get everything online as quickly as possible.  This is the future the world holds. Like it or not, remote work is likely here to stay. Instead […]

Soft Skills for Hard Numbers People
Posted 13 October by Barb Easter in Accounting, Advisory, Bookkeeping, Cash Flow, CFO, Culture, Entrepreneur, Small Business, Tools and Resources

The term soft skills can be a bit of a turn off for some people. For those of us who have spent so much time honing specific skills to be able to do our jobs, the idea of working on things like communication doesn’t spark joy. However, even for people attracted to hard numbers, soft […]

Slowing Down During Chaos
Posted 06 October by Jay Owen in Cash Flow, COVID-19, Culture, Entrepreneur, Small Business

“Slow is Smooth – Smooth is fast.” – SAS Special Ops Training Proverb In our frantic scramble to get as much done as possible, it’s easy to lose track of what’s important. We gloss over things because we don’t have the time to explore them in-depth. Important insights and key pivotal decisions sit idle in […]

Transparently Communicating Strategic Priorities to Banks and Investors
Posted 17 September by Blaine Bertsch in Accounting, Advisory, Bookkeeping, Budget, Cash Flow, CFO, Entrepreneur, Small Business

As this global health crisis continues to dominate everything we do in business and our daily lives, finding the best way to move forward is paramount. How companies react to the stresses of this time will have profound effects on how they perform in the future. Strategy is a trying game, and prioritizing initiatives makes […]

Canadian Small Business Covid-19 Relief Programs
Posted 07 April by Blaine Bertsch in Cash Flow, CFO, Entrepreneur, News, Small Business, Uncategorized

The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy Details at Government of Canada Website Provide a 75 per cent wage subsidy to eligible employers for up to 12 weeks, retroactive to March 15, 2020 (paid between March 15 and June 6, 2020) Eligible employers that see a drop of at least 30 per cent of their revenue 75 […]