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Category Archives: Tech

August 20, 2014 | Accounting Tech | Posted by Adam Bobay Adam Bobay

The 6 Best E-Signature Solutions for Accountants

E-Signature platforms have made our lives easier, but with so many options available now it’s difficult to identify the best ones out there. In an attempt to make the over-complicated and cluttered tax process a little bit easier, on March 22nd, 2014, the IRS announced their acceptance of E-Signatures on Forms 8878 and 8879. For…

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June 3, 2014 | Tech | Posted by Craig Baldwin Craig Baldwin

39 Apps You Didn’t Know Could Grow Your Business

Team Collaboration Apps 1. Podio Podio is a project management tool with endless customization capabilities thanks to its app center. Project management, employee management, status tracking, CRM, and other work right in one place. Need to do something special within Podio? They probably have an app for that. Make it as simple or robust as you’d like.…

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December 4, 2013 | Tech | Posted by Craig Baldwin Craig Baldwin

Dissecting The Need For Sqrl

Client Service is a multi-faceted word, much like branding. Individuals have an easy time talking about the topic but actionable steps are hard to explain. What’s Client Service? “Er, well, what isn’t client service?” Every e-mail, phone call, and client facing activity is client service, and it’s typically only brought to your attention when things…

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November 10, 2013 | Industry Tech | Posted by Craig Baldwin Craig Baldwin

Accountant & Techie: Tweets from #Solutions13

Unfortunately our team wasn’t able to make it to Vegas this year for the Sleeter Group’s 2013 Accounting Solutions Conference. But thanks to the power of Twitter we stayed on top of all the action and wanted to deliver some of our favorite tweets from #Solutions13!   Drury: If a small business has an accountant…

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July 9, 2013 | Tech | Posted by Craig Baldwin Craig Baldwin

CRM Reviews for your CPA Practice

Accountants are known for being expert practitioners. They know all the answers to your tax and accounting needs, and help your business grow. Yet how many times do you think of them (or yourself) as a salesperson? At the end of the day, bookkeepers, accountants, and CPAs have to eat too. As they’re going about…

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June 15, 2013 | Tech | Posted by Craig Baldwin Craig Baldwin

Choosing the Right E-Commerce Platform

After recently chatting with a friend who’s apart of a successful e-commerce business, I started to think – just how important is the e-commerce platform choice? As our service firm frequently experiences, online business clients are always thinking about their e-commerce platform. Be it costs, integrations, scalability, or inventory management. If you’re selling product on…

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June 11, 2013 | Tech | Posted by Craig Baldwin Craig Baldwin

Rework Book Review

I recently read the book Rework. If you’re not familiar with the title, it was written by the guys from 37 Signals, the company that brought you Basecamp.   37 Signals’ foundation is all about being different from stodgy old business standards and doing things their way. It’s hard to argue with their success, and the book carries a lot…

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June 10, 2013 | Tech | Posted by Craig Baldwin Craig Baldwin

5 Best Payment Solutions For Small Businesses

The payment space is experiencing a ton of change these days and it’s not hard to see why. The payment world has worked the same for quite some time, with an disproportionate amount of the benefit going to the large credit and debit card companies.   How many times have you seen those signs at your local…

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