Taking the occasional break to read news, reviews or even whimsical stories from colleagues can be beneficial to your professional development. Getting insight and ideas into the latest technology, HR, marketing and other general business information can help you grow your practice. And staying current with industry laws and regulations can help you position yourself for success with clients. Even thought there are a ton of resources out there, here are 11 informational and regularly updated blogs that will inform, entertain and improve you as a professional.
With businesses looking to easily get more done in less time, paperless solutions like Bill.com have been increasing in popularity across a variety of industries. Not only are accounting and bookkeeping firms making use of software and services like Bill.com, but growing businesses themselves are realizing that they can implement...
Knowing how to backup and restore your company data file in QuickBooks is important in case of a disaster. How often you backup data and how long it takes my vary from business to business. In any case, having both an external and internal backup is recommended. Here's how it's...
Locate and update your email account preferences in QuickBooks.
Having your email account setup in QuickBooks can be very beneficial as it allows you to send invoices, sales receipts and more directly from QuickBooks. To set up your email you will need to tell QuickBooks what email platform you will be using (Outlook or Web Mail).
Investment Tips for Businesses with Limited Budgets
Every day, business owners are faced with challenging decisions about where to spend their money. Hiring additional employees, upgrading equipment or implementing new processes could all be considered potentially beneficial areas for increased investment. But in an effort to not drastically impact your overhead, here are four low-cost investments that have the ability to start saving you money quickly, and continue to pay off in the long-run.
For professionals using, or about to start using, a hosted version of QuickBooks in the cloud, it is important to have the best connection possible to your services. At ebs Associates, we utilized Dell’s vWorkspace software to securely access the virtual desktops we use to work with our clients. vWorkspace is what allows bookkeepers, accountants, business owners and other professions to all work in the cloud with their QuickBooks software and data files at the same time, regardless of geographical location.
If you are, or were, a client or affiliate of ebs Associates, we recommended you make sure you have the most current and up-to-date version of vWorkspace with the first objective outlined in this tutorial. If you find that you have an older version of vWorkspace, or if you are planning on accessing your virtual desktop for the first time with it, you can skip to the second part of this tutorial which outlines how to quickly install the software.
QuickBooks for Mac has been getting better each year with new improvements, features and upgrades that are making the accounting software increasingly user friendly. Check out this list of features that have been added to QuickBooks for Mac since 2013 and see if upgrading to the latest version will make...