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Turn Your Career Into a Calling
November 4, 2019 at 3:04 pm

Do you see your career as just a job? Just a way of making money? Something that keeps you from doing what you really want to be doing with your life? If you can see your career as a calling, it can become a positive expression of you, an integral part of who you are…

Is Updating QuickBooks Hard? (Spoiler: It Depends)
November 1, 2019 at 11:41 am

Ask the Accountant… Question: Is it hard to update from my QuickBooks Premier from an earlier year to the current year? Answer: That depends on how old your current QB is. If it’s from the last three or four years, it should be a matter of installing your new QB Premier, and merely opening the…

Stop Watching 'CNN'
October 21, 2019 at 9:48 am

In his list of things to do to maximize success, Lou Holtz, the legendary coach and analyst, once said, “Stop watching CNN.” He wasn’t talking about the news station. He was talking about all news sources that only broadcast "CNN"—Constantly Negative News...

Finding the Right Credit Cards to Pay Suppliers and Maximize Points
October 18, 2019 at 1:44 pm

Ask the Accountant… Question: How do you suggest I research credit cards to pay my suppliers and get points? Answer: Credit card points are a nice perk for our industry, but you should only use credit cards for this purpose if you pay the complete balance off each and every month. If you don’t plan…

BizTech Solutions for Growth: Meeting Amazon Expectations While Creating a Personal Customer Experience
October 9, 2019 at 2:40 pm

Despite being a much smaller company, we take guidance from giants like Apple and Amazon, companies that provide on-demand, high-quality products and services. We believe distributors of any size can meet today’s 
highly immediate customer expectations by implementing and matching the experience customers get when they buy from larger 
companies like Amazon...

Let It Go
October 7, 2019 at 11:17 am

Every day we make mistakes—mistakes in business, mistakes in relationships, and mistakes in life. Some people overthink their mistakes. Sometimes overthinking our mistakes can keep us from trying to live our best life today because of mistakes from yesterday. Let it go. Move on. See yesterday’s mistakes as great learning opportunities, and see today as…