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How to brand your bookkeeping or accounting business

How to Brand Your Bookkeeping or Accounting Business

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Too many of us become doers and we forget that we must simultaneously be strategists and visionaries as well.
You Are Worth More...How to raise your fees without angst

You Are Worth More...How to raise your fees without angst

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We are bold in our choice of going into business. We are brave at defining and developing our area of expertise. We are forceful in our sales approaches and passionate in our presentations. But when it comes to talking about money with our clients, most of us turn to a quivering bowl of jelly.
Stay Ahead...Free Tools to Get An Edge on your competitors

Free Tools to Get An Edge

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So how do you stay current with your competition? How do you get to know them so well that you can anticipate where they might go next or what they might do next? How can you take steps that allow you to hold and grow your share of the market and win more customers?
How to Negotiate an Awesome Win-Win Situation

How to Negotiate an Awesome Win-Win Situation

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In the bookkeeping and accounting marketplace, many of the people who seek your assistance are looking to establish an ongoing business relationship with you.
Get Connected Calgary. My 3 Big Takeaways

Get Connected Calgary. My 3 Big Takeaways

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Here are my 3 Big Takeaways from the Get Connected Calgary event.
How To Better Manage Challenging Team Members

How To Better Manage Challenging Team Members

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What happens when one of your team members threatens your whole process by being excessively difficult to deal with?
How to Fire Clients, Even the Ones You Like

How to Fire Clients, Even the Ones You Like

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Having been an entrepreneur the greater part of my working life, I’m convinced it is the relationship between client and business that can often provide the most challenges...and rewards.
Firm of the Future Canada

My Journey to Intuit’s Firm of the Future

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I still can’t believe that it’s even a thing. Who would…

How to Use Your Time More Effectively

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When you are young and we hear Dr. Seuss ask the question…

Why you need to focus on profits?

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The thing about running a bookkeeping business is that we…

How to Re-enforce Your Value to Small Business Clients

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You have set up your bookkeeping business, your client growth…

How to create the ultimate elevator speech

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You need to be ready. Because, regardless of what your business…

Two Strategies For Referrals

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When you are a professional bookkeeper, which is a position…
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How to Grow your Social Media Awareness

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Whether you operate your bookkeeping business from a storefront…
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Why Trust is the Foundation

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As a bookkeeper, you may think that the foundation of your business…
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Why Delegating is Essential for Growing your Business

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If you want your bookkeeping business to flourish and grow,…
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QBO hits 2 Million users

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QuickBooks Online, the world’s number one accounting software…
unhappy client

What happens if an unhappy client sues you?

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You opened your bookkeeping business from your kitchen table…
Bookkeeper after tax season

How to wind down after a crazy tax season

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In a bookkeeper’s year, two of the happiest weeks might…
Drowning In Apps

Help! I Am Drowning In Apps - Where The Heck Do I Begin?

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A few years back, when the app was an exciting new development,…