Accountants

Become a More Successful Accountant in Just 10 Hours

You get it: professional development is an undeniably noble and practical goal. Yet it can at times seem like an insurmountable task to reach that next level given the day-to-day demands of keeping up with your practice. Here’s a little secret from…

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Accountants

How To Charge More For Your Accounting Services

Trust us, you should charge more for accounting services. If you haven’t raised your rates in the last year and a half, you’re losing out on money, plain and simple. Many cringe at the idea, seeing it as “nickel and diming”,…

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Accountants

Introducing a New Breed of Accountants – Digitally Savvy and Sexy!

QuickBooks accounting may have the largest market presence, after having been around the United States for 31 years, but Xero is hot on their tails. After having launched a U.S. version of their software last August, competition has definitely been…

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Accountants

The Niche Accounting Services That Provided The Most Value in 2014

In reading through the annual top accounting firm lists, we came across an interesting accounting industry study by Bloomberg on the top 30 niche accounting services providing the most revenue growth for US firms. Intrigued? Check out which niche areas…

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Accountants

How to Evaluate App Solutions For Your Client (& Kill It!)

“With the way the profession is moving, accountants will start prescribing apps to clients the way a doctor prescribes drugs.” – Doug Sleeter, founder and president, The Sleeter Group. Of course as an accountant you have much financial advice to…

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Accountants

How Additional Accreditations Help You Grow Your Practice

Accountants and accounting firms have long utilized accounting accreditations (or certifications) to establish credibility and expertise for different niche industries specialties. Increasingly, brands are offering new accreditations that relate to general skill sets or program mastery, such as Accounts Receivable Management,…

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Accountants

Should Accountants Give Tax Advice On Social Media?

Tax season. Are your eyes bleeding yet? Does your back ache from hunching over your keyboard? Don’t worry, friends. It’s just about over. If you’ve looked up from your spreadsheets lately, you’ll notice a new avenue more and more accountants…

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Accountants

Creative Accounting or Plain Old Misleading Accounting?

Everyone likes creativity, right? From that artfully angled Instagram post of your expertly prepared breakfast to the cleverly worded article on your favorite blog—in the information age, creativity is what makes the world go round. It’s what makes ideas, people,…

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FG Philosophy & News, Management

8 Lessons From Small Business Owners with No Regrets

We know running a small business is hard. Very hard. It’s the fact that runs our whole business mission, being one of the best companies offering technology to make normally time consuming tasks go just a little bit easier. Our…

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Accountants, Marketing & Strategy

10 Unusual And Awesome Accounting Jobs

All accounting jobs deal with  numbers, and nearly all industries need accountants. This means you can fulfill your dream of being in the NBA or FBI, as their accountant. Can you imagine crunching numbers for one of these exciting and…

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