Money & Finance

Why Every Accountant Needs ERP Software

Being an accountant in today’s world is quite a bit different than what the profession looked like 20 years ago. Gone are the days of pen-and-paper, filing cabinets and briefcases—today, everything is digital. Since the transition, accountants have relied on software like Quickbooks for managing financial data, but traditional accounting …

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Don’t Save Your Money! Invest It Instead

Have you ever noticed that people who think they’re being smart with money pretty much always talk about how much they have saved, or how much they are putting away for a rainy day each week/month? This might seem smart on paper, but it definitely isn’t the smartest way to …

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Social Businesses: How To Share Your Profits

When most people think of a business, they imagine lots of workers making a boss rich. In many instances, that is how companies work. However, there are other types of organizations that adopt a cooperative approach. That means the people working within these enterprises benefit when the firm performs well. …

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Making Investments in the Modern World

Just like anything else, the world of investing changes as we move into the future. While some things will stay largely the same, the way that people approach investments and sometimes the things they choose to invest in can evolve. In the modern age, people have begun using the internet …

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The Dreaded Gatekeeper in B2B Sales

If you’ve ever run a B2B telemarketing campaign, or made a B2B sales call of any sort, then you’ve certainly encountered the – (cue the scary music) – DREADED GATEKEEPER. All jokes aside, if you’re starting a B2B cold calling or appointment setting campaign, then planning for how to deal …

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Mid-Market M&A Report: Dealmaking Opportunities in 2017

Deals can get complicated but that doesn’t mean your virtual data room should also be. Firmex is trusted by more than 100,000 companies across the planet to keep the documents secure. North America experienced a downfall in deal activities because of the high political volatility. However, in Q4, the transaction …

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Hate Paperwork? Learn to Love It

Paperwork—it can spoil a good day. But in business, just how important is paperwork with staying on the right side of regulations, taxes, and property rights? The answer is that every business has a minimal amount of form-filing and recordkeeping needed to protect its status. Entrepreneurs don’t typically start a …

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Managing Your Business Finances

Managing your business finances is crucial if you want your business to thrive. It can be all too tempting to see orders come in and get that sports car on finance, but it’s much better to be as sensible as possible when you’re first starting out. Know Your Numbers You …

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Sell Yourself To Sell More Inventory

When you’re using an existing online marketplace, you might think that the work is all done for you. You have all you need to start an online buy-and-swap business, right? Wrong. You need your brand, your own reputation, and your own unique value even in such a setting. Otherwise, what’s …

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Reduce Your Company’s Expenses Right Now

When you’re a small business, you need every penny you can get to stay afloat in those tough early months and build your business into the thriving company you know it can be. Generally speaking, there are only two ways to increase the amount of money your company makes – …

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No ROI? Then Your Business Is DOA

Creative Commons Image Business owners always have to think about the ROI when spending money in the company model. To put it bluntly, the ROI is the return on investment and how much money they should expect to make back on the amount they spend. In some cases, a single …

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