Archive for September, 2013

Xero Repeals The Law of Diminishing Returns

Filed in Xero by on September 30, 2013 0 Comments
Xero Repeals The Law of Diminishing Returns

Wikipedia says that, “The law of diminishing returns (also law of diminishing marginal returns or law of increasing relative cost) states that in all productive processes, adding more of one factor of production, while holding all others constant ("ceteris paribus"), will at some point yield lower per-unit returns… The law of diminishing returns is a fundamental principle of economics.”  What […]

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Xero: heaven without dying

Filed in Intuit QuickBooks, Tax, Savings, Xero by on September 30, 2013 0 Comments
Xero: heaven without dying

I have only kown one CPA who went to heaven without dying, until now. Please do let this offend. This is not a religious heaven. The man who went to CPA heaven without dying is Mario Nowogrodzki.     It is a good thing he looks this way, as I spelled his name properly 🙂 Mario […]

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The world will never end today, because of WorkflowMax and Xero

Filed in Mike Block CPA, Personal, Xero by on September 29, 2013 0 Comments
The world will never end today, because of WorkflowMax and Xero

I recently wrote this to a very hard working WorkflowMax (WFM) Xero tech: Hi Steff: I am very glad to see you, Craig and Tim here. A very large and excited group of us saw many terrific things at Xerocon US. Many of us also apparently thought that nothing else approached the importance of the new Practice […]

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Jokes: Marriage means commitment – so does insanity

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Jokes: Marriage means commitment – so does insanity

          I married Miss Right.I didn't know her first name was Always.         The three marriage rings:     Engagement ring    Wedding ring    Suffer-ring         My kids asked how long I would be gone.I said, "The whole time."           Love is […]

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Xero vs Intuit vs NetSuite Stock Price Change, Xero Wins Big, The Big Switch

Filed in Accounting, Business, Computer, Integrate, Software, Xero by on September 29, 2013 1 Comment
Xero vs Intuit vs NetSuite Stock Price Change, Xero Wins Big, The Big Switch

Here is where you can see the real fight for the future of business computer accounting and management. The Xero vs Intuit vs NetSuite stock price change chart below shows that Xero wins big. Xero is up about 16 times as much as Intuit. Xero also is up about five times as much as NetSuite. Oracle […]

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Jokes: Death to fanatics!

Filed in Jokes by on September 27, 2013 0 Comments
Jokes: Death to fanatics!

          If you can't read this, you're illiterate.         Sarcasm is one of my services.           I'll try to be nicer if you try to be smarter.         For many more of these, please see the excellent Great One Liners book, […]

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Xero Kills Sage (Peachtree) in UK, QuickBooks

Filed in Accounting, Business, Intuit QuickBooks, Xero by on September 27, 2013 1 Comment
Xero Kills Sage (Peachtree) in UK, QuickBooks

Xero is killing Sage in Sage's UK home. Sage bought Peachtree years ago. It soon dropped a Peachtree multi-user add-on version, which many thought was the best hope for its future. It also raised the price of Sage add-on listings to $1,000 a year. That quickly cost it ALL add-on listings.A Sage U.S. Securities and […]

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Type faster and more accurately, Autocorrect

Filed in Accounting, Business, Computer, Integrate, Software by on September 26, 2013 0 Comments
Type faster and more accurately, Autocorrect

You can easily type much faster and more accurately with the built in Office autocorrect. I use Office 2007, but this owrks about the same in all other Office versions. It automatically expands any abbreviation you like into the full text. For example, you can type hvr and get “however,” while typing plsq can give […]

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Xero vs QuickBooks Online (again), 0CPAs

Filed in Intuit QuickBooks, Xero by on September 26, 2013 0 Comments
Xero vs QuickBooks Online (again), 0CPAs

This 8 month old Linlkedin Xero vs QuickBooks Online post is still drawing comments: Has anyone made a chart or some sort of comparison on Xero vs QuickBooks Online Recently? There are now 45 comments, that took the discussion far off topic. Here are some of mine. Mike Block QuickBooks Xero CPA • Hi Robert: You cannot kill spam […]

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Save time with Bit.ly, My address

Filed in Computer, Integrate, Software by on September 26, 2013 0 Comments
Save time with Bit.ly, My address

Do you use the free bit.ly service to shorten web addresses? Here is the link to my Mike Block CPA contact page:           http://www.blocktax.com/contact.php However, when you click on the larger map, the link goes WAY off the page: https://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=embed&hl=en&geocode=&q=830+Northeast+18th+Street,+Fort+Lauderdale,+FL+33305&aq=0&oq=830+NE+18th+Street+Fort+Lauderdale,+FL+33305&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=49.176833,78.046875&ie=UTF8&hq=&hnear=830+NE+18th+St,+Fort+Lauderdale,+Florida+33305&t=m&z=14&ll=26.151134,-80.134831 Links like this also often do not work if used in blog posts. However, type […]

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