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The ABCs of Self-Employment Bookkeeping

The most forward-looking and successful business owners understand that accurate bookkeeping isn’t trivial. Your numbers – your financial data – tell very specific stories about your business. Whether you are the CEO of You, LLC, or the President of Power as a Sole Proprietor, you need to have a healthy relationship with your finances, because […]

Bookkeeping: Naughty or Nice? 3 Things To Know Before Year-End

Was 2018 Naughty or Nice? Or, There’s still time to change before the year ends. As 2018 comes to a close, the holiday season is well underway. Thoughts of friends and family and feelings of gratitude and joy fill the air. Most people are winding down for the few remaining weeks of the year. Kids […]

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Automation – It’s Time to Take Your Life Back

Technology does not have to be scary. Do you own a business and have employees who depend on you? Do you have a side-hustle or a work-from-home “be your own boss” gig? Are you responsible for recruiting and hiring? Or, sales and marketing? Or, perhaps even all of the above? If you fall into any […]

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HireEffect Podcast | The Colony Spotlight

Thank you to Richard Boyer of The Colony Spotlight, Mark “Friedo” Friedman of FriedoNation Productions, and The Colony Chamber of Commerce for a fantastic interview with our CEO, Jennifer Scott. We had a GREAT time!! Listen to learn: why HireEffect was founded some insight into our higher purpose the services we offer (and to whom) […]

Hiring for Culture Fit – My 3 Favorite Interview Questions

I often get asked how to determine cultural fit during an interview. My answer partially depends on how you define culture. If you want to determine if a candidate will be successful in your physical work environment you can ask them to describe the work environment or culture in which they believe they are most […]

6 Tips to Get Your Time Back

If you’re a Small Business Owner, and you don’t own an accounting, technology, or HR firm, it’s highly likely that you did not start your business so that you could do bookkeeping, accounting, taxes, IT, human resources, or recruiting. Yet many small business owners feel an obligation to “do it all,” whether to save money […]

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True Diversity: The Next Frontier for the Accounting Industry

Understanding the Business Case for Diversity Workplace diversity may best be described as the blend of individual and organizational characteristics, values, beliefs, experiences, and behaviors — all coming together to achieve a company’s vision. Vision is an important concept for small businesses. There are multiple definitions of the word: the sense of sight, a thought […]

6 Positive Communication Techniques for an Engaged Workforce

It’s human nature. People want to feel a sense of belonging and self-worth. They want to feel appreciated, needed, and connected to something greater than themselves. Positive communication is key. Much like misbehaving (discouraged) children who act out in the absence of these feelings, employees who are left wanting for a positive emotional connection with […]

Fix That Leak in Your Digital Plumbing

As we know, technology upends everything from transportation to accounting, and no one has been left unaffected. Whether you’ve known about this reality for years, or you’re just waking up to it, code is the undercurrent of a future-forward accounting practice. While we don’t all have to become developers (yet), there’s an increasing demand for […]

10 Ways to Love Your Numbers

This Valentine’s Day, we’re encouraging you to spread the love! But this year, share some of that TLC with the part of your business many business owners often neglect – your accounting system. To help you out, our team has come up with ten heartfelt ways to love your numbers: Move to the cloud. Whether […]