Closed circuit television — or CCTV — offers you a full range of video monitoring and surveillance services that can protect your business against many costly problems, including theft, employee misconduct and unauthorized entry. Continue reading
QuickBooks Payroll is an excellent product for streamlining the employee payment process. However, like any software system, it is only as good as the people who use it. There are a lot of features that can be neglected or even inadvertently misused if your payroll team doesn’t have proper training. Continue reading
Physicians of all specialties are prescribing vacations for their patients. Recently, many management consultants added their voices to the call for more vacation time, especially for small business owners.
Did you miss yours this year because there was no one to keep the financial books? Continue reading
It’s a given these days that every business — large, small or sole proprietor — needs a good, solid website. It’s a virtual, digital, online world that we all live in right now, and maintaining a website helps not only to prove to customers and prospects that your company exists, but also to describe what you and your company are all about. Continue reading
E-mail marketing has clearly overtaken traditional paper-based efforts as far as cost-effectiveness, response rate and flexibility are concerned. In addition, e-mail promises quicker response — often the same day — compared to a week or more for direct mail. Continue reading
It’s unfortunate but true: Employees who’ve been given a bad performance review or terminated often seek revenge via IT systems. They may try to delete data files, steal valuable customer lists or trade secrets, or simply wreak general havoc on your IT systems. Continue reading
The growing pains in a company can seem overwhelming at times to the small business owner. It means that your company is moving in the right direction, but growth can be a problem – albeit, one of those “good problems.” From an accounting standpoint, the company bookkeeper is likely faced with an increasing number of transactions on a daily basis, and accounting functions become more complex. Continue reading