accountants

Business Going Global: 5 International Business Trends for Accountants to Watch

The business environment is becoming increasingly globalized. As 2019 gets underway, there are a number of international trends changing the marketplace and presenting some challenges for conducting business on the world stage. Savvy accountants will stay focused on these trends and ensure their company or client business properly understands the cross-border implications they’re facing. Here are …

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How Accounting Firms Can Use CRM Software to Drive Business Growth

Accounting firms don’t just crunch numbers while finding the occasional tax loophole. That’s an understatement. In truth, accounting firms do much more. In today’s fast-moving, globalized economy, accounting firms are management consultants, technology strategists, financial planners, and HR advisors, in addition to providing traditional accounting services. A Shifting Landscape Like all industries, the accounting industry …

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You're Invited: Fireside Chat at QuickBooks Connect Toronto

There’s no doubt that technology is changing the accounting industry. With today’s powerful accounting software, workflows that used to take hours can now be automated in seconds. This creates a prime opportunity for accountants and bookkeepers to move beyond just accounting services.  By connecting other apps to QuickBooks, they can build a vast technology ecosystem that …

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How to Pursue Continuing Education as a Certified Public Accountant

Continuing education is beneficial no matter what field you work in. However, if you work as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), ongoing learning is not only important — it’s also required. In order to work as a CPA in the United States, you must complete a certain amount of formal continuing education. This ongoing pursuit …

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The Role of the Transformative Advisor: An Interview With Joe Woodard [Video]

One of the best things about events like QuickBooks Connect is the opportunity to learn from industry leaders. Better yet, that learning can occur outside of the scheduled keynotes and breakout sessions. Last week, Method’s Rodrigo Fernandez sat down with renowned author, consultant, business coach, and speaker Joe Woodard for an interview. As the CEO of …

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Working With the Gig Economy: Mariette Martinez at QuickBooks Connect

Aspiring small business owners face many challenges as they strive to turn their entrepreneurial dreams into profitable reality. One of the biggest hurdles they face is a lack of financial literacy. Many people simply aren’t aware of the unique demands of managing your finances when you’re self-employed. “They’re making money, but they’re not managing money …

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6 Lead Generation Tips for Accounting Firms

Every business, large or small, needs a quality accounting firm to help them manage their finances. While this creates a lot of opportunity for accounting firms seeking new clients, it also creates plenty of competition. In order to stand out among your competitors, your firm needs a well-developed lead generation strategy. Of course, finding new accounting …

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You're Invited: Fireside Chat at QuickBooks Connect San Jose

Technology is changing the accounting industry. Many routine tasks can now be automated through accounting software, leaving accountants wondering what’s in store for their jobs. The answer is simple: they must expand their service offerings to deliver greater value to their clients. One way to achieve this is by combining accounting software with other business …

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Organization Tips for Accountants and Bookkeepers

As an accountant or bookkeeper, it’s your job to make sense of all the financial transactions in a company. Even small businesses require vigilant oversight of everything going out and coming in. The smallest error can result in hours upon hours of scrutinizing data and looking for misplaced decimal points. Additionally, accountants and bookkeepers typically have …

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