Accounting

Disruption

The Accounting Industry's Death is Great News for Your Business

We're living during a watershed moment for accounting, which creates repercussions throughout the business world. A new normal will rise from the ashes of the archaic industry, and this revival will lower costs and increase transparency for businesses in every sector.
Uber

Uber Admits it Made an Accounting Error and Will Refund Nearly $50 Million to Drivers

The company says it incorrectly calculated how much its commission should have been on rides in New York City over the past two and a half years, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Franchise Success Stories

Franchising's Million-Dollar Question: How Much Money Can I Make?

Like most worthwhile career ventures, the answer lies in due diligence and conversations with people already in the business.
Taxes

Tips to Avoid Tax Season Stress -- and Keep the Most Money in Your Wallet

As April 18 approaches, check out some of our best tax-saving advice and stories.
Technology

3 Benefits of Cloud-Based Accounting Tools for Small-Business Owners

You didn't become an entrepreneur to spend time buried in paperwork. Use the newest accounting technology tools to make sure that doesn't happen.
Profitability

Don't Wait Until the End of the Game to Start Keeping Score

To know how your employer is doing you have to follow the money.
Accounting

4 Accounting Musts for SaaS Startups

Cloud-computing taxation is complex, so don't just sit and wait for your first audit and hope for the best.
Entrepreneur Network

Why You Should Open a Business Account for Your Startup

Using your personal account for business and personal expenses can be messy.
Artificial Intelligence

The Awkward Office Love Affair of Bots and Bookkeepers

AI bots will speed data processing but businesses that let bots entirely replace humans will find it impossible to stay competitive.
Accounting

How and When to Grow Your Company's Accounting Function

When people start businesses, they don't always think about the ancillary tasks that keep those businesses going. Accounting, for a start.
Launching a Business

7 Crucial Money Tips to Failure-Proof Your New Business

Time is money, and both are especially critical for startups. Practice these skills until they're second nature so your launch doesn't crash and burn instead.
Disruption

5 Trends Driving Disruption in the Accounting Industry

Double-entry accounting was invented at least a 1,000 years ago. Big changes are long overdue.
Taxes

4 Relatively Painless Ways to Make Your Business Tax Debt Go Bye-Bye

The IRS is hiring agents -- which means it will likely get more aggressive with business owners
Business Skills

Quick: What's 15 Percent of $129?

Business is mainly about numbers. If you don't understand that, you have more than a math problem to solve.
Accounting

Getting the Most From Your Accountant Means More Than Just Doing Your Taxes

Accountants can help you understand what drives profit for your business.