There are two things that I really really love to do when I get stressed or when I just need to refocus: listening to audio books and making lists. The past few weeks have been very stressful as a small business owner, student, wife etc. I think I've made more lists than I can count!… Continue reading Thoughts around the ‘day by day’
Well, it is the last day of February and that means that you have a little over a month before your taxes have to be filed! Have you booked your tax appointment yet? You may be anxious about what to expect if you've never had a preparer handle your taxes before, and you might be… Continue reading Tax Appointment 101
What comes to your mind when you hear the words 'Small Business?' Unique, work, mine, hard-working? I'm sure taxes and bookkeeping aren't two words that are on the top of your list, but sadly, those are two important components of running a successful small business. Whether you outsource (DAC Clients!) or you handle it all… Continue reading Small Business Deductions!
Happy Monday, business owners! It is the last Monday of February and if you haven't started thinking about taxes, you probably will in the next few weeks as April 16th approaches. This blog post is especially for you new business owners who have yet to file a tax return for your business yet. One of… Continue reading Bookkeeping for Taxes
Last year, 2017, was the first full year of running my business for a full calendar year full time. I loved it. The highs, the lows, and all things in-between was truly a joy and a dream come true. I found quickly that there was more to it than just working every day and having… Continue reading Profit First!
Fellow Business-Owners. Let me remind you of something. YOU are still the owner. Why do I say this? Well, being a bookkeeper I get to work with lots of small businesses whose goal is to hire someone and completely forget about their bookkeeping. Now, my clients really are the best and they are responsible and… Continue reading YOU are still the owner
(This blog contains affiliate links. That means if you purchase Profit First from my link then I will make a small commission. Thank you for supporting my business!) Happy Monday! I hope that you are finding yourself in a productive mood today and are crushing allthethings today. One of the things that I love about… Continue reading Three Events to Put Money Aside For.
Have you ever asked yourself at the end of the month, where did all of my cash go? In small business especially, one of the top ways that businesses can fail is not managing cash properly and not keeping enough stashed away for a rainy day. I think I can help with this problem you… Continue reading Where did all my cash go?
This is our last day in the series Lessons I've Learned Working from Home! Today's tip or probably the most practical of them all. Check your home owners insurance or renters insurance. Most of the time, if you are running a business from home, you need separate insurance to cover those items in your home… Continue reading Working From Home, No. 10.
Day number 9!! We are almost done with this 10 part series and today's post is a fun one! I had all these plans that I would have my office cleaned, pictures taken, and somehow transformed into exactly what I wanted, but it is busy season and that's just not happening! Today's tip is to… Continue reading Working From Home, No. 9.