Category Archives: Leadership

Reasons You need to Outsource Your Bookkeeping

1. YOU’RE ACTING AS CEO & CBO (CHIEF BOOKKEEPING OFFICER). Unless you’ve inherited a fully staffed and successful business operation, it’s likely that, over the years, you have worn more than your fair share of hats in order to grow your … read more

Did You Get a Letter From The IRS?

Why You Might Get a Letter from the IRS, and What to Do Don’t panic: It isn’t necessarily bad news. But you may need to deal with it. Getting a letter actually addressed to you personally is becoming a thing … read more

15 Surprising Things Productive People Do Differently

Over 200 ultra-productive people including seven billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and over 200 successful entrepreneurs were asked: “What is your number one secret to productivity?” Their answers were coded into 15 unique ideas. I have condensed the list below, but … read more

10 Common Accounting Mistakes Business Owners Make

I recently came across this great article from Intuit that I thought was important to share.  It really summarizes the importance of the role that accounting plays in your business. Thank you John!!  John Rampton, founder of invoicing service Due.com, … read more

10 Must Have Character Traits of Stellar Employees and the Questions You Need to Ask

It can’t be stressed enough just how important it is to hire the right people.  People are truly the backbone of any successful company.  The right person can help you launch your company to new heights, while the wrong person … read more

Corporate Classes Offered at Lewis & Clark Community College

Ready to use QuickBooks the way it was meant to be used? Register now for Professional Development classes at Lewis and Clark Community College.  This fall Vicki Borror is teaching classes covering Basic QuickBooks, Using QuickBooks and Using QuickBooks II. … read more

Are your “circuits” overloaded (part 2)

Last time we talked about the article that I had read by Edward M. Hallowell, MD “Overloaded Circuits:  Why Smart People Underperform” and how it had gotten me to think about how we tend to overload and try and do too much. When … read more