Accounting

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5 Tasks Entrepreneurs Are Better Off Outsourcing
Outsourcing

5 Tasks Entrepreneurs Are Better Off Outsourcing

The smart move is focus on growing your business and hire talented freelancers for everything else.
Jacqueline Whitmore
10 Best Accounting Websites for Startups
Accounting

10 Best Accounting Websites for Startups

Entrepreneurs need to know at least enough accounting to understand what their accountant is telling them.
Peter Daisyme
Toshiba CEO Quits Over Accounting Scandal
Leadership

Toshiba CEO Quits Over Accounting Scandal

An independent inquiry found the CEO had been aware the company had inflated its profits by $1.2 billion over a period of several years.
Toshiba CEO to Step Down in September in Accounting Scandal
Controversies

Toshiba CEO to Step Down in September in Accounting Scandal

Sources say Hisao Tanaka and other board members will exit the Japanese tech company.
How Much Cash Do You Need for Your Business's Safety Net?
Finance

How Much Cash Do You Need for Your Business's Safety Net?

A healthy business has a healthy cash flow, but what do you do when you hit a dry spot?
Doug and Polly White
8 Ways to Make Certain Optimism Doesn't Blind You to Signs You're Going Broke
Small Business Financing

8 Ways to Make Certain Optimism Doesn't Blind You to Signs You're Going Broke

Never stop believing you will succeed and never stop watching for signs you are failing.
Jared Hecht
7 Tips on How to Do Accounting For a Kickstarter Campaign
Crowdfunding

7 Tips on How to Do Accounting For a Kickstarter Campaign

Yup, Uncle Sam knows all about crowdfunding, and he's coming after you if you don't pay those taxes.
Jared Hecht
5 Tips to Get Clients to Pay on Time
Cash Flow

5 Tips to Get Clients to Pay on Time

Cut out the stress around billing with these five strategies.
Nina Zipkin
Tax Trouble? Avoid These 9 Common -- and Costly -- Mistakes.
Taxes

Tax Trouble? Avoid These 9 Common -- and Costly -- Mistakes.

Sound tax and accounting procedures are essential to growing a financially secure company. But multiple hiccups threaten the accuracy of these processes, elevating the risk of compliance penalties and reputational harm.
Anand Daga
Why You Can't Afford to Be Bad at Bookkeeping
Tax Center

Why You Can't Afford to Be Bad at Bookkeeping

It's not fancy, but bookkeeping is critical to your business success.
Mark J. Kohler
Sam's Club Adds New Services for Small-Business Owners
Retailers

Sam's Club Adds New Services for Small-Business Owners

The retailer is now offering digital marketing, payment processing and loans to the 600,000 business members who shop its stores and website each week.
Geoff Weiss
The Top 4 Cash Flow Forecasting Mistakes
Cash Flow

The Top 4 Cash Flow Forecasting Mistakes

Here's how to avoid them.
Bakley Smith
How to Hire an Accountant for Your Business
Starting a Business

How to Hire an Accountant for Your Business

A competent and compatible accountant is a must-have for new business owners. Here's how to find one.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
A Simple Guide to Understanding Your Profit and Loss Statement
Accounting

A Simple Guide to Understanding Your Profit and Loss Statement

Analyzing this helpful tool is essential to being able to run your business successfully.
Doug and Polly White