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Leadership Advice From Intuit’s Leslie Barber

Posted by on 8:42 pm in Planning & Strategy | 0 comments

  During this week’s #QBOchat we welcomed amazing guest Leslie Barber to share her leadership advice. Leslie Barber is a Small Business Engagement Officer for Intuit and co-founder of NutraBella, the makers of Belly Bar prenatals. As a leader of Intuit’s Small Business Engagement team, she is also a devout small business advocate. During this week’s chat, app developers, small business owners and accountants all gathered to pick Leslie’s brain. Can you tell us your background in different leadership roles? Leslie co-founded NutraBella in...

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I’ve got the NEW QBOA!!

Posted by on 2:51 pm in Accountant Tools | 0 comments

I’m excited to announce that my firm, Iconis Group, has been converted to the NEW QBOA!! I’m excited to use all the new collaboration tools with my clients. To get started, reading this Welcome Guide is a must! Client List So, not sure if this will happen to anyone else, but my client list was basically duplicated in the NEW QBOA. Just be prepared that it might take a little work to clean it up. All of my “inactive” clients are now active again my firm QBO account. That is easy to just go back and make those inactive....

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The Rise of Niche Apps for QBO

Posted by on 8:52 pm in Technology | 1 comment

  In a recent #QBOchat, we discussed the rise of niche apps and their potential for the untapped broad spectrum of markets they can serve. Given the creativity and ingenuity of businesses these days, it’s no surprise there is great diversity in specialty niches and the apps that help support them. Keeping your eyes and ears open and staying up-to-date on the latest advancements in resources helps you stay competitive and allows you to simplify tasks and broaden your reach and better serve your clients and customers. How do you define...

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Learn more about Expensify

Posted by on 10:10 am in Technology | 0 comments

Learn more about Expensify

Take it from Expensify – Expense reports that don’t suck! Hassle-free expense reporting built for employees and loved by admins.

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Identifying and Managing Bottlenecks in Business

Posted by on 1:05 pm in Workflow & Processes | 0 comments

  In our recent #QBOchat, we discussed bottlenecks in businesses: how to identify them and how to eliminate them. Bottlenecks pose major problems with productivity and revenue, so being able to quickly tackle them can be particularly valuable. How do you identify a bottleneck in your process? Bottlenecks almost always happen as a result of inefficiency. You may find yourself asking for the same information repeatedly. Without it, you’re unable to move forward in the business due to factors such as lack of cash, uncertainty of the next...

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Intuit Loves Accountants!

Posted by on 3:28 pm in Intuit News & Updates | 0 comments

  #QBOchat draws a diverse group of QuickBooks users including small businesses, developers, former tech support reps for QuickBooks, and many other users since 2006. #QBOchat also attracts quite a few Intuit employees, which we love because they in turn love our largest group of chatters – accountants! We love that they offer a vast wealth of knowledge, expertise and help to our community, some of which was shared in a recent #QBOchat. What is your favorite part of working with accounting professionals? Accounting professionals provide...

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Business Analytics Apps in QuickBooks Online

Posted by on 2:54 pm in Apps | 0 comments

  Recently on #QBOchat we discussed the many helpful Business Analytics (BA) apps for QuickBooks Online. Many clients are initially resistant to using apps as a method of data analysis, but the right apps can be wonderful tools that create dynamic, visually appealing, and informative analytics for clients. What Do Business Analytics Apps Mean to You and Your Clients? Proper business analytics for small businesses can mean the difference between thriving and merely surviving. The app LivePlan aims to provide clarity to small businesses....

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The New QuickBooks Online Accountant (QBOA)

Posted by on 6:42 pm in Accountant Tools | 0 comments

A New Year inspires fresh ideas, and Intuit has been working hard to get everything together for their refreshed QuickBooks Online for Accountants (QBOA). Before we launch into the takeaways from the chat on the new QBOA, let me reiterate that we welcome all QuickBooks users, from small businesses to developers, to join us for our weekly #QBOchat sessions. So without further ado, here are some of the highlights from our recent chat to bring everyone up to speed on the new QBOA. What is the New QuickBooks Online Accountant About? Check out...

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Press Release: New Website Launched to Facilitate Discussion of Intuit QuickBooks Online

Posted by on 7:30 pm in QBOchat News & Updates | 0 comments

ATLANTA – JANUARY 2015 – Cathy Iconis, founder and CEO of Iconis Group, LLC in Atlanta, Georgia, is pleased to announce the launch of the new website QBOchat.com. This website is dedicated to providing a regularly occurring open and collaborative forum for people to meet online to discuss the Intuit product QuickBooks Online (QBO). Previous to the release of the new site, the discussions were held via a tweet chat directly through the social media platform Twitter. Each Thursday since July 2013, people would use the hashtag #QBOchat in order...

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Special Guest, Ron Baker, Dishes on Value Pricing

Posted by on 8:16 pm in Grow Your Accounting Firm | 0 comments

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 podcasts are free, so be sure to check him out! He graciously signed on with #QBOchat to share insights on value pricing, and as unbelievable as it might seem to some resistors of change, his quest is to bury the...

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The New #QBOchat

Posted by on 3:45 pm in QBOchat News & Updates | 0 comments

Each New Year brings new ideas for innovation in all businesses or groups, and #QBOchat is no exception. This year, we decided to take our weekly tweet chat to the next level by creating a website dedicated solely to all things #QBOchat. From supporting the actual chat in our website to having archived chats and posts on topics easily accessible, we’ve got it all in one spot! Here is more about our journey and where we plan on taking #QBOchat into 2015 and beyond. Evolution of QBOchat #QBOchat emerged in the summer of 2013 as a way for...

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Importing a .qbo file into QuickBooks Online

Posted by on 5:59 pm in Banking, Iconis Group | 0 comments

Importing a .qbo file into QuickBooks Online

Importing a .qbo File in 60 seconds Having issues downloaded your transactions from your bank. You can also use this work-around by importing a .qbo file from your bank into QuickBooks Online.

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