Category Archives: Power Tips

Using QuickBooks to Find Your Niche

In our last article, we discussed the benefits of specializing versus generalizing.  So let’s take a look at how QuickBooks can help you. Decide what you want to track.  Obviously you want to look at profitability but here are some … Continue reading

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Why Your Job Description May Be Holding Your Business Back

When I ask business owners, of any size businesses, what their job description is, the most common answer I get is “That’s simple…I do everything!” So naturally, being the curious business coach that I am, I have to ask, “What … Continue reading

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A Few of My Favorite Features in QuickBooks

There are many features I like in QuickBooks, guess that’s why I support the software!  But I find when I’m with new clients who have been using QuickBooks for a while or clients who are upgrading, I always like to … Continue reading

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4 Ways to Get Your Estimates Entered Quickly In QuickBooks

For those who job or project cost, it all starts with the estimate. When the estimate is simple, then it’s often easy to create in QuickBooks. But for many of you, you either many of the same types of estimates … Continue reading

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Fast Ways to See Key Reporting with QuickBooks

Let’s face it – you’re busy, you have information you need to see, but don’t want to spend all day getting it. Especially during your busy season! First, decide what information you want to see. Such as Accounts/Receivable, Accounts /Payable, … Continue reading

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8 Ways to Get Your Invoicing Done Quickly

Those of you providing snow services, know how you scramble to get those invoices out the door so you can get the cash coming in. And for those of you who will start getting really busy soon, it’s important not … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Get Paid Faster!

Who doesn’t want to have money coming in sooner? While there are a general practices that come with an industry, maybe it’s time to make a few changes. Invoice quickly.  The sooner the invoice goes out the door, the sooner you … Continue reading

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Useful Under-used Features In QuickBooks

When people first start using QuickBooks, they focus on the essentials – being able to invoice, receive payments, pay bills, track your income, expenses and cash. But there are some very useful features in QuickBooks that can help you save … Continue reading

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