Grow Your Accounting Firm

If Progress Is Inevitable, Why Do Some Businesses Still Struggle with Change?

By Docusend | June 27, 2018

This article was written by Jim Stewart, Founder of DocuSend. All businesses struggle with change to some degree. It’s just so easy to slip into one of those all-too-familiar “comfort zones,” and before you know it, you find yourself stuck there. And the worst part is, it’s not the safest place to be for very…

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Why an Accountant Makes a Difference in Small Business

Why an Accountant Makes a Difference in Small Business

By Kim Austin | September 22, 2016

For those who don’t know me, I’m part of the Strategic Accounts team at Intuit. As a Business Development Manager, I spend my life helping accountants help their small business clients. I’ll often tell my partners that while they are supposed to be their clients’ trusted advisor, I will be their trusted advisor when it…

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ICBUSA – The Who? What? When?

By Cathy Iconis | February 24, 2016

There is a new non-profit organization to hit the accounting industry, The ICBUSA, Inc. It’s the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers for the USA. Well, to be fair, the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB), has been around since 1996, but we just haven’t seen an arm of it in the States until recently. Did you know…

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Starting an Accounting Business

Expensify Takeover: Starting Your Accounting Business

By Expensify | February 18, 2016

Our sponsor and friends at @Expensify took over the chat, providing questions focused on starting your accounting business. Natalie manned the @Expensify handle and as you’ll see, it was an inspiring, helpful, and lively chat. Q1: How did you find your first client? Getting that first client is so important, it helps set the foundation…

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Special Guest, Ron Baker, Dishes on Value Pricing

By QBOchat Admin | January 16, 2015

During a recent #QBOchat we had a special guest, Ron Baker. Founder of VeraSage Institute, a revolutionary think tank for professional-knowledge firms, he’s on a quest to bury the billable hour and timesheets. He has his own weekly radio show, The Soul of Enterprise, and if you’re just now learning about him, all his previous…

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