Why You Need a Business Valuation (even if you don’t plan on selling soon)

A few weeks ago, the local county tax assessor sent appraisal staff through the neighborhood.  They poked around the back yard, took some measurements, and… Read More…

Save Money on Credit Card Transaction Fees

If I asked you to open your wallet, I suspect you’d be able to show me a few credit cards (some business, some personal), a… Read More…

3 Things to Consider Before You Crowdfund Your Next Business Endeavor

The Kauffman Foundation, a Kansas City based nonprofit focusing on entrepreneurship and education, recently presented its Annual State of Entrepreneurship Report at its annual event,… Read More…

New Overtime Regulations Frequently Asked Questions

We’ve written previously on the Fair Labor Standards Act, the final overtime ruling released by Department of Labor in May, expanding overtime pay eligibility to… Read More…

Revenue Recognition Update: It’s time.

It will be 2018 before new revenue recognition rules go into effect, but that doesn’t mean you should wait to implement the changes set forth… Read More…

Creating a Cash-Flow Projection: 5 tips to get you started.

Cash-flow is the life force of your business.  You simply need accessible money to operate — to pay the rent, utility bills, employee wages, and… Read More…

To Expense or Capitalize Fixed Assets: That is the question.

Deciding whether to expense or capitalize fixed assets is one of the most difficult concepts for business owners to grasp.  Pretend for a moment you… Read More…

New Overtime Regulations Finalized

Earlier this year we brought to your attention proposed overtime regulations from Department of Labor that would significantly impact your small business by substantially increasing… Read More…

Coming to a Lease Near You: New accounting standard brings big changes to your balance sheet.

Does your company lease equipment?  If so, you need to be aware of major changes related to the accounting of your leases. The Financial Accounting… Read More…

Forecast Your Business Future – Use Rolling 12 Months to Identify Trends

Forecasting how your business will perform in the future can be tricky – many business owners give up in frustration if even try at all;… Read More…