Donna Reade

QuickBooks Online Consulting & Bookkeeping

Want to be Amazing at your Business?

55 - be amazingSuccess is hard work. It takes years, it takes time, and it takes money, blood, sweat and tears. It takes everything! It is lonely at the top but I think it is lonelier when you are in the middle trying to get to the top.

You need to be able to stand out as in stand above. Here’s how.

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Are you Afraid of your Financial Statements?

It is scary to me how many business owners cannot read their own company financial statements let alone understand them. Any business owner who wants to grow their business should have at least a basic understanding.

So here we go:

The two basic Financial Statements are the Balance Sheet and the Profit & Loss Statement or P & L.

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Why Saying NO Can Boost Your Business

NO! It’s a simple word but can be incredibly powerful for business owners.

When working with my clients to help them figure out why they spend all their time working with their clients but are failing to be profitable. I often learn that the owner is spending time and resources on clients whose demands are outside of the businesses capabilities. Even more discouraging they are failing to grow their business. In the owners desire to get the sale they do not recognize that their business is actually losing money by trying to meet a client demands. These very clients are usually “Time Vampires” and need to be fired.

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