You need a business coach. There's no way around it.
I believe that every successful person has a mentor in his or her corner. I also believe that every great coach has a different coach helping them along.Continue Reading
I started Ignite Spot ten years ago. I can't believe how many things have changed in this industry since then. I thought it would be fun to take a look back at 7 of the biggest shifts I've seen in outsourced bookkeeping services since then.Continue Reading
We don't usually write blog posts about our own services. In fact, most of our posts are usually geared towards helping you build a bigger and more profitable business.
Today, we're breaking that rule, and for good reason. We've always provided small business tax preparation to our clients, but things are getting even better at Ignite Spot!Continue Reading
Want to know what a good fractional CFO costs and what the benefits might be? Let's dig in and take a look.Continue Reading
It’s a special time of year for accountants like us. We’re currently at QuickBooks Connect, an annual conference that brings the best ideas and tools together for better accounting services.
You’ll probably never come to this conference. You’re the entrepreneur. You’re the one that pays other people to do the accounting for your company. So why does this matter?
Accounting is changing. Continue Reading
When you're trying to find the best tax accountant for your business, you don't want to hire a dud.
When I was first getting started in accounting, I worked for a homebuilder. Our entire staff was located under one roof and the company decided to open a second location about 40 miles away.
It didn't go well.Continue Reading
You've tasked your entire leadership team with one goal this quarter: to create the most amazing HR manual ever! You're not sure why you're doing it, but large companies have one so you should to, right?!
After several meetings, 12 different drafts, and a few late nights Googling the legal prose, you step back and look at your creation, a binder full of responses to every HR situation imaginable.
You did it.
Your team accomplished something, but did your hard work make you more profitable?Continue Reading
To everything there is a season. There's a time to weep and a time to laugh, a time to mourn and a time to dance, a time to hire a CFO and a time to avoid one like the plague. Your business does need a CFO, but at the right time and with the right parameters. In this article, I'm going to cover what you need to know about virtual CFO services before you make the move.Continue Reading
Run by husband and wife team Dwight and Robyn McLeod, Capstone Strategy Group helps businesses streamline their processes, get the most out of their technology and lead their teams effectively. The McLeods had been in business for more than ten years when Dwight was accepted to a rigorous New York University program that would bring about major changes for the well-established firm.Continue Reading