3 Things You Need To Know When Selecting A Virtual Accountant

Hiring someone to help you in your business is a big step.

Having that person work virtually, most definitely adds another layer of “caution” or “concern” for most…an additional layer of “worry” on top of the bundle of nerves.

But it doesn’t have to be like that.

Here are a few things to consider when hiring virtual assistance, more specifically, when hiring a virtual accountant.

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Reforecasting to Finish Strong

We’re embarking on the last quarter of the year.  

The things that you wanted to get done, maybe you got them done.  Maybe you didn’t.  

But you don’t have to take regrets into the new year.  

I’m sure there are a few things that you absolutely must get done before the clock strikes midnight and they play Auld Lang Syne to begin 2017…

I can’t answer that for you but I’m sure as you’re reading this, you already have a few things in mind.  Don’t you?

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Back To School Reading List

Time for the kiddies to go back to school…and there’s nothing wrong with joining them. 

If you’re like me, you consider yourself a life learner –

So you are probably on the lookout for something juicy to add to your library, your Kindle or your podcasting app.  

Yep, this time around this is more than a reading list.  This time around, I’m adding my favorite podcasts to the listening list).
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Bookkeeping Basics – What To Do & Why You Need To Do It

Starting a business is the fun part, running a business is where all the work come is.

One of the never ending tasks that on the MUST DO list is bookkeeping. But what is it really? What does it entail.

They tell you that you have to do it but they never really get around to telling you what it is.

You know them. You know the ever present “they”.

Well, they are right. You must do your bookkeeping.

And I’m not just saying that because I’m in the bookkeeping business.

I’m saying that because aside from having a solid website and a bank account, it’s one of the few foundational pieces of the business puzzle that’s vital to the success of a business. (more…)

That’s Xero with an X [Review]

20160415 - Xero With An X

Zero isn’t just a number anymore… it’s Xero with X-Factor.

Post Three of Four

Finding a great cloud based accounting solution used to be damn near impossible.  Or at least that is what I thought until I took the time to explore the goodness that is Xero.

As you may have discerned for yourself by now, my business is a virtual one so finding something dependable and good enough to use with my clients and my team was at the tippy-top of my must have list… And I think I’ve found my winner in Xero.   (more…)

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