Small Business Anti-Hacking Hacks

If you think cyber security is expensive, you should try getting hacked. Now THAT’s expensive, both to your wallet and to your business’ reputation.  According to a report by Symantec, 43% of cyber crimes were focused on small businesses in 2015, and that number has increased significantly every year. Why? Small businesses typically have the same kinds of information as large businesses do, but they usually have less security. Fortunately, you are not helpless. [...]

2020-01-08T10:04:20-08:00January 8th, 2020|Business Tips, Small Business, Tips & Tricks|

Stronger Teams Through S.M.A.R.T Resolutions

As the new year draws closer, small businesses all over the country are taking stock of 2019 and looking forward to 2020. Whether a business’ fiscal year lines up with the calendar year or not, team members benefit greatly from assessing recent accomplishments and failures, and contributing to the development of strategies for future successes. Businesses use S.M.A.R.T goals to encourage team members to make effective objectives and to help them hold themselves accountable […]

2019-12-30T11:26:46-08:00December 30th, 2019|Small Business, Tips & Tricks|

CPAs Are Year-Round Partners for Small Business Owners

A certified public accountant (CPA) is an asset for a small business owner, and not just at tax time. Entrepreneurs sometimes turn to DIY methods to save money and take an active hand in running their businesses, and there are many cases in which this can work out great. Accounting is not one of them.  Small business owners are not legally required to use a professional accountant, but the financial statements and advice they [...]

2020-02-27T07:55:01-08:00November 7th, 2019|Business Tips, Small Business, Tips & Tricks|