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Enduring home-based business relationships with your partner, family, friends and associates requires everyone on your business team to recognize when you need assistance by establishing solid guidelines on how and when they can lend that assistance with minimal chaos. So how do I keep my home-based business out of my family time over Xmas? The […]

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Okay, as a small business owner you’ve decided to become more responsible with maintaining your books and records… where do you start? Expert organizer Michelle Carley offers a tip sheet – BANK ACCOUNT STATEMENTS request a statement with a month-end cut-off date saves time when reconciling records with the bank statement every month fewer checks you […]

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As a small company owner, sometimes you’re expected to be an expert in state law and compliance. Well then pay attention because this may affect you if your business is starting to reach across state lines or your company was formed and registered out of state. An area of continued mis-understanding surrounds “foreign-qualification” (Doing business in multiple […]

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Keri Salls posted to her blog about cool research project published by Saras Sarasvathy, a Professor at the University of Virginia, captures distinctions between entrepreneurs & corporate executives in how they think. Source: Catalyst House Blog In her article in the new issue of  Inc Magazine, Leigh Buchanan says, “Saras Sarasvathy concluded that master entrepreneurs rely […]

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Business owners across the land gave a sigh of relief as an unpopular portion of the Healthcare Reform Act was repealed by the Senate two weeks ago.   Or was it? In a bi-partisan 81-17 vote, the so called 1099 requirement would have mandated that all businesses issue 1099’s to anyone, incorporated or otherwise, with […]

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“There’s no place like home,” sighed Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz. Home is an ideal, a place of respite, love, and warmth (don’t forget food!) . . . and with those qualities, what better incubator for creative ideas and prosperous thinking? Let’s not forget the practical side, too, of working from a “rent-free” office […]

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We do need to deal with the occaisional bounced NSF check in QuickBooks. Sometimes the instructions found in QuickBooks Help aren’t really the best way to handle a tricky transaction. For example if you follow the manufacturer’s instructions for how to Handle a bounced check from a customer, it results in duplicate sales on the […]

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