Strategies Business Grow

Fix This Next

Fix This Next

“The biggest challenge business owner’s face is knowing what their biggest challenge is.” said Michalowicz. The Fix This Next Business Hierarchy of Needs will serve as your guide to accurately assess the needs of your business, make the necessary repairs, and progress towards your vision. Always revert back to the lower level needs and fix that next before you focus on the higher levels.

Profit First Strategies

Profit First Strategies

Profit First is a system that helps you produce profits in your business the first month and always. Using this approach to running a small business you can make profit a habit and not a remote possibility. The Profit First approach starts by rewriting the usual bookkeeping formula so that profit is taken and put in the bank with every bookkeeping cycle. The system follows through by instilling discipline in your budgeting and cash flow management. Read our articles to learn the basics of Profit First and Profit First Strategies that you can use this approach to make you business more successful and your business life more efficient and easier.

Small Business

Small Business

Running a small business can be very rewarding and profitable. And, running a small business can be difficult as you deal with all of the details. In our Small Business section our aim is to help you put things in perspective, learn to do the most important things first, and find the hidden costs that sap your profits and your strength. Small business sales can be strong but your small business profits may not be. Read our articles in this section for help in avoiding small business pitfalls and realizing growing profits.

QuickBooks Online

QuickBooks Online

QuickBooks Online is a small business software that handles all aspects of your bookkeeping and accounting needs. Because this software tool is online, you can work from multiple locations, safely store important data in the cloud, and integrate with advance online account tools as well. QuickBooks Online lets you manage your inventory from one central location. Most importantly, by using QuickBooks Online Custom reports you can keep a close eye on all important aspects of your business to track and eradicate hidden costs and maximize your profits.

QuickBooks Desktop

QuickBooks Desktop

QuickBooks Desktop is a small business accounting software that manages inventory, customers, payroll and everything in between. QuickBooks is a computerized software package with bookkeeping and accounting tools. Specifically designed to help medium and small businesses, QuickBooks Desktop includes applications for budgeting, paying bills, accepting payments from clients, doing payroll and more.

QuickBooks Desktop

Paying Bills in QuickBooks

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Ronald B. Allen
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Before you can pay bills in QuickBooks, you first have to enter them in a separate window. Click Enter Bills on the home page. Working with vendor discounts and credits in QuickBooks can be tricky, let us walk you through these steps in the bill-pay process. You can pay bills through QuickBooks using multiple payment methods, like check, credit card, and online bank payment. QuickBooks provides three reports to keep you from paying bills late: A/P Aging Summary and Detail, and Unpaid Bills Detail.

QuickBooks Desktop

Paying Bills in QuickBooks

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Ronald B. Allen
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Before you can pay bills in QuickBooks, you first have to enter them in a separate window. Click Enter Bills on the home page. Working with vendor discounts and credits in QuickBooks can be tricky, let us walk you through these steps in the bill-pay process. You can pay bills through QuickBooks using multiple payment methods, like check, credit card, and online bank payment. QuickBooks provides three reports to keep you from paying bills late: A/P Aging Summary and Detail, and Unpaid Bills Detail.

Small Business

View Your IRS Tax Account

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Ronald B. Allen
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The IRS now allows taxpayers to view key information about their tax online, if any, by using their online account. You can make a payment online or see your payment plan options. You can also access their tax records via Get Transcript.

QuickBooks Desktop

Paying Bills in QuickBooks

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Ronald B. Allen
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Before you can pay bills in QuickBooks, you first have to enter them in a separate window. Click Enter Bills on the home page. Working with vendor discounts and credits in QuickBooks can be tricky, let us walk you through these steps in the bill-pay process. You can pay bills through QuickBooks using multiple payment methods, like check, credit card, and online bank payment. QuickBooks provides three reports to keep you from paying bills late: A/P Aging Summary and Detail, and Unpaid Bills Detail.

Small Business

Plumbing Accounting

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Ronald B. Allen
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February 1, 2021

You work hard to make your plumbing business a success. To maintain control of your finances, plumbing accounting services are invaluable.

QuickBooks Online

Billing Customers for Time and Expenses in QuickBooks Online

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Ronald B. Allen
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January 21, 2021

Usually,money flows from your customers to your business. But there may be times whenyou have to purchase items for a job whose costs will eventually be reimbursed.Or you, or an employee, might spend time providing services for customers andget paid for those hours by your company before you receive payment from theresponsible party. If you’re a sole proprietor with no payroll and no reserves,of course, you just have to wait to be paid for your work.

QuickBooks Online

Should You Charge Late Fees? QuickBooks Can Help

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Ronald B. Allen
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January 21, 2021

Do you have a lot of aging receivables? Assessing finance charges can speed up customer payments.