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  • Invoice Example for All Kinds of Business

    It’s no secret that sales are the lifeblood of your business. This is true whether you’re a freelancer, small business owner, or CEO of a Fortune 500 company. Unless customers are already paying for your goods or services, your brand is just a dream on paper. Yet, before that big day comes and you make […]

    Posted at May 8, 2020 » By : » Categories : Accounting, Payroll, & Taxes »
  • Net Working Capital (NWC): Everything You Need to Know

    According to statistics, 82% of business failures are due to insufficient cash flow and a lack of net working capital (NWC). Perhaps more alarmingly, global reports show that more than 90% of businesses may not have a transparent view of their cash flow. If you are looking to optimize your cash flow, one of the […]

    Posted at May 7, 2020 » By : » Categories : Accounting, Payroll, & Taxes »
  • 1099 vs W2: The Difference, Why It Matters, and Everything in Between

    The American workforce is changing dramatically. An increasing number of Americans are breaking ties with employers and going out on their own. This is causing employers and the workforce to make decisions between 1099 vs W2. These individuals classify themselves as independent workers and are technically their own boss. They work under contract with another […]

    Posted at May 7, 2020 » By : » Categories : Accounting, Payroll, & Taxes »
  • What is a UCC Filing (and How Does it Affect Your Business)

    The financial agreements you enter into as a business owner are some of the most important decisions you’ll make. Most businesses borrow money or open lines of credit at some point during the life of their business and these are typically secured by a UCC filing. Business owners should have a basic understanding of UCC […]

    Posted at May 6, 2020 » By : » Categories : Business Management »
  • An Employer’s Guide to Form 940

    Congratulations! Your business is off the ground and you’ve hired your first W-2 employees, now it’s time to learn what a Form 940 is. As you prepare to run payroll, you’ll notice that there are multiple forms to complete, taxes to pay, and complexities to navigate. Maintaining a team takes more work than simply paying wages every two weeks. One of the […]

    Posted at May 6, 2020 » By : » Categories : Accounting, Payroll, & Taxes »
  • How to Reconcile in QuickBooks: A Start-To-Finish Guide

    Are you one of the more than two million people who use QuickBooks for their business’ financial and operational needs? If so, you know that the tool is robust enough to handle large-scale transactions but nimble enough to support fledgling startups. To get the most use out of your software investment, it pays to know […]

    Posted at May 5, 2020 » By : » Categories : Accounting, Payroll, & Taxes »
  • What is Request for Proposal (RFP)? A Definitive Guide

    Need certain business services, but don’t know where to turn? In many cases, all you have to do is ask! A Request for Proposal, or RFP, is an official request to acquire products or services that your company requires for a specific project. Interested in getting the best value for your organization? Want access to skilled, […]

    Posted at May 4, 2020 » By : » Categories : Business Management »
  • How to Choose the Best Payroll Service for Your Business

    Research shows that more than 50% of business owners completely outsource their payroll service and tax reporting services. Moreover, nearly all businesses outsource at least a portion of their payroll in some capacity. They do so to help manage costs, lower risks, minimize exposure, reduce manual efforts, and ensure access to skilled staffing. Are you looking […]

    Posted at April 29, 2020 » By : » Categories : Accounting, Payroll, & Taxes,Business Services »
  • A Comprehensive Guide On How to Start a Trucking Company

    Are you thinking about starting a trucking business and need to learn how to start a trucking company? Congratulations! Trucks transport about 70 percent of all freight in the US, which means a lot of potential earnings for you! With this kind of rising demand, the trucking industry is serving as an essential industry to […]

    Posted at April 28, 2020 » By : » Categories : Starting a Business »
  • A Definitive Guide On How to Start a Staffing Agency

    Gone are the days when a resume and firm handshake could land a job. Finding a job is a full-time job these days. In fact, many will send hundreds of applications during their search. For some, it takes 15+ weeks to finally land a job. People turn to a staffing agency as a way to streamline job placement. Staffing […]

    Posted at April 20, 2020 » By : » Categories : Starting a Business »