Location, location, location! We have all heard just HOW important that is if you are in the retail space but with the rise of most people shopping from their couch, this is truer than ever if you are going to brave having an actual physical...

  Last week we started a four part series on saving money as a small business owner. Who doesn’t want to do that? [Read Part One Here!] Well if you read our blog much at all, you have probably guessed that under all of the tips...

  In this next blog series, I am going to be reviewing four common areas of your business that can be draining money unnecessarily. It can be easy to slip into cruise control in these areas because they are such integral parts of your business. But...

  Every business owner dreads the audit. Sadly, being randomly selected for an audit isn’t like being randomly selected for jury. If it comes at an inconvenient time, you can’t just say something inflammatory and hope they won’t pick you.   But aside from being randomly selected,...

We have the immense privilege of being named one of the Top 14 Quickbooks Blogs to Read in 2018 by TSheets. TSheets was recently acquired by Intuit and we couldn’t be happier about two of our favorite softwares coming together to better serve the small...

In yesterday’s blog post we reviewed what your “books” are and exactly why your business cannot thrive without an accurate and up-to-date set. We ended with a question regarding the different relationship your bookkeeper and accountant have with that same set of books. To start, think...

Ever wish you had a CFO in your restaurant to help you run the business? If you’re a restaurant owner, you most likely know the drill of making sure you have enough cash to cover payroll, sales tax and rent. Maybe you finally had a killer...

In this Two Roads Tip, Bill Piper warns small businesses about the three profit thieves we see most often in the accounts of new clients we onboard. 1. Redundant Expenses Redundant expenses happen when anyone switches over services (like Internet providers or cell phone carriers) without canceling...