A lot of decisions are powered by their impact on the bottom line. So, it’s very important to have up-to-date accurate financial records that support your decisions. In order to have accurate financial records you might consider outsourcing your bookkeeping. Here are three sources that may be available to you and the advantages and disadvantages of each.
All Sales Are Not Created Equal. Are you one of the many business owners who, the minute the monthly sales cycle closes, goes straight to the total sales number? If it’s higher than the previous month do you do the happy dance? If it’s lower, do you look for the nearest window ledge to jump from? If so, you are not alone! But your sales are comprised of more than just a single static total on a graph or report. They are made up of layers and complex relationships with other parts of your business. Let’s look at those layers and complex relationships: 4 Key Indicators to know about your sales.
Maybe your current accounting software has limitations and you can’t track those crucial numbers and you are looking to make a change. The last thing any of us wants to do is sit through demo after demo trying to choose the accounting software that works best for our business and then deal with implementing it. Here are 3 ways to help you navigate the process.
One of the unique things about being in our profession is we get to see what is going on across a variety of businesses, which also means we get to see recurring bookkeeping mistakes. At KEM, our goal is to empower the business owner and sometimes that means we need to teach them what NOT to do. Here are the top three recurring bookkeeping mistakes you want to avoid before they become costly errors.
How Often Do You Hear Yourself Saying “I Wish I Could Make My Business Tax Prep Easier”? Let’s face it, most business owners loathe managing their taxes. While we can’t eliminate all the pain, there are some things you can do to make it easier.
We’ve made it through the holidays but now, the fun of the New Year begins. There is excitement for all those resolutions-to eat better, eat less, exercise more, etc., but how many business owners have taken the time to evaluate the past and plan for the future? After six years as business owners and helping clients with bookkeeping, budgeting, cash flow analysis and over 30 years combined experience, we are going to share with you the top 3 Things You Should Do to Kick Off 2019 the right way! These tips only apply, however, if you want to maximize your chances of a bigger bottom line this year!
It’s been an exciting year at KEM! In case you missed it, here are some of the highlights. Evelyn Hall joined our team in January 2018 as a staff accountant. Many of you may have already met and talked with her. She moved to our great state from Connecticut, where she worked for ESPN, which [...]
Who the Heck are We? Welcome to our first blog! We’re glad you’ve come and we hope you’ll return often, share your experiences and learn from us and others. So who are we? And what makes us truly different? Here’s the quick overview: Elizabeth Ortiz: Liz is the process developer, and she’s all about workflow. [...]