5 Tips to Keep Your Bookkeeper Accountable

Accountability is a necessity for any business.  Without it, you might never reach your goals and you can have a difficult time getting straight answers from people.  One of the roles that requires ultimate accountability is in the bookkeeping process. Because...

The Importance of Setting and Tracking Company Targets

If you want to achieve any goals, you need to hold yourself accountable.  Whether your goal is to lose ten pounds in the next few months or to save enough money for a big trip, you need to track and manage them.  The old saying goes "what gets tracked gets managed"...

What advice do I need from my accountant?

If you’re a small business owner, chances are you’re an expert in your field.  Whether it’s repairing laptops, installing gutters or selling vintage stuffed animals, you don’t need a lot of help when it comes to your company’s offerings.  However, one topic that is...

10 Reasons to Outsource Payroll

If you're like most small business owners, you know how much of a time-strain payroll can be.  From sorting through time sheets to calculating tax withholdings and writing the cheques, it takes some time. The problem is a double-edged sword.  You want to grow and hire...

How to Simplify Payroll

As a small business owner, with so much already on your plate, finding a way to make at least one process quick and simple is a massive win.  Payroll is one of the most time-intensive and tedious tasks for any small business owner and finding a way to keep it simple...

Accounts Receivable – The Importance on Cash Flow

Cash Flow: It’s a pretty simple concept that most small business owners have a basic grasp on.  It's all about money coming in versus cash going out of the business and in the end, you hope that you have more coming in than going out! But where is this money going?...

Keep Your Accounts Receivable Process Running Smoothly

Is there anything worse than waiting to get paid?  Most small business owners know the harsh reality.  Did you know that more times than not, your own inefficiencies might be the cause of the holdup?  Let's take a look at a few ways that you can keep your accounts...

Five Benefits of Outsourcing your Finance Functions

Five Benefits of Outsourcing your Finance Functions As a small business owner, your life is probably ruled by to-do lists and managing various aspects of the company.  Not only do you need to consistently hone and perfect your products or services but there's also a...