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This Entrepreneur Turned Music Education On Its Head

BY Tami Brehse IN client spotlight, entrepreneurs ON May 24, 2018 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

In the early 2000’s, Aaron Sizemore was living the life many young musicians dream of. He was making a living doing what he loved: performing. He dabbled in blues, R&B, funk, and rock, but his true passion was jazz—his instrument of choice, the jazz guitar.

On the side Sizemore taught private music lessons, as many musicians do. Although he loved mentoring the next generation of musical minds, he felt strongly that something was missing.

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Client Spotlight: Enabling Better Decision Making With Hōm Korean Kitchen

BY Tami Brehse IN client spotlight, entrepreneurs ON May 10, 2018 WITH 1 Comment

One of Konan Pi’s favorite things to do is host game night for his friends. While they play board games, he can be found over the stove, whipping up delicious, made-from-scratch Korean food the same way his family’s been doing for generations.

“Right there in my house during game night, that’s where the concept for my restaurant was born,” Pi says.

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Client Spotlight: How This Executive Search Firm Scaled In A Highly Niche Field

BY Tami Brehse IN inspiration, client spotlight, entrepreneurs ON Apr 12, 2018 WITH 2Comments

Thomas Brooke International isn’t your everyday executive search firm. Its expertise lies in placing highly specialized professionals in an incredibly specific vertical: the plastics and polymers industry. In other words, it’s not a field where clients come beating down the door.

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Client Spotlight: How BlueCrew Jobs Trimmed Costs And Landed A $14 Million Investment

BY Tami Brehse IN management, client spotlight, entrepreneurs ON Mar 29, 2018 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

Lots of startups struggle with accounting processes like payroll. For Ignite Spot client BlueCrew Jobs, though, the situation was much more complex than doling out paychecks to a handful of employees. By working with our team of virtual accountants, the app maker was able to streamline payroll, trim expenses and become profitable, which ultimately contributed to a $14 million influx of capital to expand the company across the country.

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Client Spotlight: How Bracket Labs Controls Costs Through Strategic Outsourcing

BY Tami Brehse IN Online Bookkeeping, client spotlight, entrepreneurs ON Mar 16, 2018 WITH 1 Comment

The business world of today is very different from the one Matt Gawin knew 20 years ago.

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Client Spotlight: How ACD Direct Slashed Its Invoicing Time By More Than Half

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability, client spotlight ON Mar 01, 2018 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

When a non-profit needs to raise money, they turn to ACD Direct. Established in 2003, the data entry and contact center handles millions of minutes worth of calls every month from patrons looking to support their favorite charitable organizations. When a person decides to make a pledge, ACD Direct takes the call, processes the contribution, and manages any customer service issues that arise along the way.

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How This Early Education Center Maintains Almost-Perfect Payment Rates

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability, business, client spotlight ON Feb 15, 2018 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

Rebecca Sato never meant to become an entrepreneur. 

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