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We speak with small business owners daily, and understand the strain that the bookkeeping process can put on a business. Not only does it take up a great deal of time, maintaining a clear set of books can be confusing at the best of times, and can quickly turn into a permanent job. Many clients that reach out to us are simply overwhelmed by their bookkeeping tasks, and have so much growth from the business side, that they simply do not have the time or patience to keep up with their bookkeeping. This is a normal part of business, and means that you are growing. It also means that now is the time to reach out to a bookkeeping firm who can provide you with the knowledge and expertise that you need! If the three warning signs below sound familiar, maybe you need to start thinking about getting help with your bookkeeping?
We are excited to welcome our latest bookkeeper, Betty, to the expanding LedgersOnline team. Betty has worked in the finance industry for some time now, and has experience working with a number of public practice CA and CGA firms in downtown Vancouver, as well as running her private bookkeeping and tax practice. Betty brings a wealth of experience to the LedgersOnline team, and works with some of today’s most popular accounting applications, including QuickBooks, QuickBooks Online, Xero, and Kashoo. As a matter of fact, Betty worked with Simply Accounting when it was still referred to as Bedford Software!
One of the most difficult parts in owning and operating a small business is finding the necessary time to grow the business while trying to manage the day-to-day tasks. This is a balance that many business owners struggle with, especially when the company is relatively new. With that said, it is important to focus on the bigger picture whenever possible, while alleviating the work involved with day-to-day operations. Although this is easier said than done, there are many opportunities available that owners can take advantage of to help grow the business while reducing the amount of work involved with daily tasks.
Knowing which software and mobile upgrades to implement in your business can be a challenge, but if they will help streamline your processes and the cost is low, making a switch can be worth it. Adding a cloud service alone has ramped up business performance by 63 percent, according to a report from the Tech Journal. Whether you enjoy keeping up with the whirlwind of business changes and trends that the digital age has ushered in, or you consider it a necessary evil, remaining competitive in the marketplace renders it essential.
We speak with small business owners daily, and understand that for many businesses, it is difficult to find the time and personnel to focus on keeping their financial records up-to-date. For many businesses, time is an issue, and the day-to-day operations quickly take precedence over the maintenance of the company’s bookkeeping. With that said, the bookkeeping process is an integral part of any business, and can offer owners a number of short and long term benefits.
We are excited to welcome West Vancouver, BC resident, Ryoko, to our team of expanding bookkeepers. Ryoko recently completed the Accounting Support Certificate program with Capilano University, and brings a wealth of experience in QuickBooks, Simply Accounting, and Accpac.