The Emotional Side of Business

There are courses and conferences to help you build the technical skills you need to succeed in accounting.   Some of my favorites include the Sleeter conference, coming up in the fall, AICPA’s TECH+ conference held in Las Vegas, and the just completed Scaling New Heights, an Intuit-centric

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Three Must-Have Checklists for Your Business

Airplane pilots have checklists for just about everything they do.  Checklists promote performance consistency, make it easier to learn new procedures, and increase safety exponentially.  In accounting, we can learn from the airline industry and apply checklists to certain areas of our practices in order to reap

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Create Your Own Business Year in Review

The end-of-year holidays make a wonderful time to gain the genius of hindsight before we enter 2013.  To create your very own business year-in-review, ask yourself these five questions and prepare your answers thoughtfully. What were your major accomplishments for 2012? What were you most proud of?

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