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Do I need and accountant? Business man and woman looking at empty chair

Do I Need an Accountant? All your Burning Questions, Answered

By Michelle Cooper
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So, what is an accountant? You might be conjuring up a textbook image of an individual with glasses, and a pressed suit, green eyeshade visor,…

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How To Crush Your Financial Goals at Each Stage of Business

By Michelle Cooper
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Stages of business: denial, anger, bargaining, depression, acceptance, discovering enlightened meaning. Wait, we may have mixed that up with the stages of grief—although you may…

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Bookkeeping for beginners

Bookkeeping for Beginners—What it is and How to Get Started

By Michelle Cooper
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Hello, are you here for the bookkeeping for beginners deep dive? Well, you’ve come to the right place, and we’re so glad you’ve made it. ICYMI,…

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Things to Consider Before Hiring

By Michelle Cooper
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Inspiration is the most fire tool for “unblocking” yourself. We’re using air quotes here because you can easily replace “unblocking” with a multitude of obstacles—especially…

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Beat These 6 Common Payroll Tax Faux Pas and Your Business Will Boom

By Michelle Cooper
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It warms our cold, little Scorpio Moon hearts to see that you’re interested in payroll tax. We’re sure you have a lot of Q’s about…

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A Letter to My Former Self: 10 Things I Wish I’d Known When I Started My Small Business

By Michelle Cooper
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Dear Past Self, Hey there, hope this letter finds you and your home-based business well. Oh, wait. You haven’t got that going yet? Well, I’m reaching out…

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How to Dump DIY Bookkeeping and Outsource Bookkeeping to an Expert

By Michelle Cooper
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Okay, no pressure but like, how’s your DIY bookkeeping going? For any small business to keep their ducks in a row, it’s essential that you’re getting…

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2021 Resolutions: Don’t Neglect Your Personal Finances

By Michelle Cooper
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When it comes to financial management, you must learn to walk before you run. In a similar fashion, you must learn to sip before you…

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All You Need to Know About Managing Your Small Business Cash Flow

By Michelle Cooper
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You may not know it yet, but managing small business cash flow is a major milepost in your epic entrepreneurial journey. What is that exactly?…

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How to Get Your Small Business Operating Like a Big Business in Less Than 2 Months

By Michelle Cooper
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Operating a small business can feel like you’re a small fish in a big pond. You’re up against tons of competitors from large corporations to…

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