How a Bookkeeper Can Increase Your Business Productivity

According to Forbes, 86% of small business owners work on the weekends, 53% work during major holidays, and 60% only take one vacation per year. With many entrepreneurs already sacrificing so much of their time each week, it is crucial to take advantage of outsourcing to improve your productivity. One source of frustration for many […]

Creating Good Habits in 2019 for Your Office Organization

Organizing your office doesn’t have to be one big massive assault. In fact, taking your time to do it correctly the first time will help you in the long run. The trick is to maintain good organizational habits throughout the year. The temptation to procrastinate tidying up your office space will be strong. With these […]

3 Ways a Bookkeeper Can Help You Prep for Tax Season

Tax season can be a particularly stressful time for a small business, especially for those not well versed in tax preparation. There is often a dramatic scramble to get everything organized and to get the books in order before heading to the accountant. Gathering receipts, balancing books, making sure your deductions are cataloged properly, avoiding […]

Organizing Tips for a Multi-Functional Room

Some people are fortunate enough to be able to afford a large home with plenty of extra rooms to accommodate their needs. For most of us though, our space is limited and flex rooms are a must! Multi-purpose rooms are nice because they give you the flexibility to change your abode as new needs (ie. […]

Why Every Business Owner Should Have a LifeBook

As a business grows, there must be changes and updates made in how the company information is kept and accessed. The same can be said for when a business partnership is dissolved due to resignation, illness, or even death. When records need to be accurately kept, it can be difficult to make sure those updates […]

Can My Small Business Benefit from a Professional Bookkeeper?

  In any business, it’s important for you to monitor your cash-flow so that you can avoid any misuse of funds. Some business owners decide to manage their own books, while others prefer to hire a professional bookkeeper to do it for them. Although there’s nothing wrong with doing the business accounting all by yourself, […]

Quickbooks vs Quicken: What's the Difference?

It’s easy to confuse Quickbooks and Quicken if you are unfamiliar with them. It also doesn’t help that their names are almost identical – one can easily assume that since they both start with ‘Quick…’, the two terms talk about the same thing. Without more fuss, let’s talk more about the differences between these two […]

Organization: It Boils Down to Good Habits

If you are discovering that organizational goals look good on paper but are much more difficult to execute, then you are not alone. You must be focused and work with intent as getting organized isn’t easy. As they say, it takes 21 days to create a habit, and I’m going to provide my top suggestions […]

What Are the Best Ways to Pay My Bills?

Paying bills can be a monthly headache, but with technology and other programs, making your monthly payments can be a simple process. You may spend each month going through your mail, writing checks and sending out payments through envelopes. What a time-consuming process that also adds an extra expense as you must buy stamps and […]

Organizing Hacks for Your Office

Anyone who first enters an office notices its appearance. If it’s clean and orderly, it is impressive. Similarly, a messy office is something that is difficult to forget, while working in one is difficult and unattractive for your professional image. Review these organizing hacks to improve the efficiency and look of your office. Focus on […]