Reflecting on Busy Season

Well, we made it. Tax season 2018 is officially behind us. Sure, we still have plenty of work to do, but it feels so great… Read More…

Social Media for the “Boring” Professional Service Business

Which of the following statements is true? “Social media is only for companies with products or food to sell, and for bloggers with large followings.”… Read More…

Go Beyond the Data to Get Great Customer Feedback

We live in a time of ‘big data’ and ‘analytics’ that gives us powerful insight into what our customers want. We know what people are… Read More…

3 Tips for Getting Great Employee Feedback

                Get great employee feedback (just don’t use this box). Keep reading! I recently came across a podcast… Read More…

5 Steps to Improve Internal Communication In Your Business

At first, it seems counterintuitive that people working in close proximity to one another can’t communicate well, but anyone who has worked in an office… Read More…

Further Guidance Issued on Withholding Rules

The IRS released on Monday Notice 2018-14, providing more guidance on the withholding rules we brought to your attention last week. This further guidance is… Read More…

10 Seemingly Innocent Interview Questions That Are Actually Illegal (and what to ask instead)

Even if you didn’t mean it, illegal interview questions can land you in hot water. Read on. Picture this: You’re interviewing a candidate and feel… Read More…

Practicing Gratitude

Practicing gratitude. Remember that phrase for a moment. Have you ever seen the movie Life Is Beautiful? It’s a story about a man and his… Read More…

HR Compliance Saves You Money

  Obvious admission: I’m a CPA. What in the world am I doing talking about HR compliance? It’s simple. When a small business owner violates… Read More…

Acquiring Top Talent Through Referrals

We’ve talked about referrals being your best sales opportunities, but did you know they can also be your secret weapon in acquiring top talent? When… Read More…