3 tips for achieving—and not just setting—goals

3 tips for achieving—and not just setting—goals

A: “My goal is for my business to win more new clients.”  B: “My goal is for my business to take on 12 new clients by June 30th next year.”  Which of the above goals is more likely to be achieved? If you chose B, you’d be right. It shows serious intent about achieving...
10 factors that affect the value of your business

10 factors that affect the value of your business

Thinking of selling? Or just curious to know the value of your business in case you do decide to put it on the market at some point? Many business owners are well-wide of the mark when placing a value on their prized asset. They overvalue it and under-prepare for...
Don’t Have a Budget? QuickBooks Online Can Help

Don’t Have a Budget? QuickBooks Online Can Help

The hardest part of creating a budget is getting started. QuickBooks Online provides tools that can jump-start the process. You know you should have a budget. You’re aware that it can help you stay on track with your company’s income and expenses throughout the year....
Using Product and Service Records in QuickBooks Online

Using Product and Service Records in QuickBooks Online

Last month, we created QuickBooks Online service items. This month, we’ll explore how they’re used on the site. If you ever did your accounting manually, you probably remember how tired you got of writing or typing the same things over and over. You may have had your...
Creating Product and Service Records in QuickBooks Online

Creating Product and Service Records in QuickBooks Online

When you first started your business, you might have been able to keep track of your merchandise by counting manually. But as you and your product list grew, this became impractical. You might have recorded it all in a spreadsheet, or even a box full of notecards....