Accounting, Business

Georgia on my Mind, but not for LinkedIn and QuickBooks

Georgia on my Mind, but not for LinkedIn and QuickBooks

Georgia was on my  mind, but not for LinkedIn or QuickBooks. After 44 happy years in one Fort Lauderdale house, my daughter and son-in-law got a farm near the great town of Live Oak, in north central Florida, so we moved as well. I wanted to add to my 5,000 (!) LinkedIn contacts. Georgia is […]

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Xero Just CONFIRMED The End of Xero As We Knew It!

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Xero Just CONFIRMED The End of Xero As We Knew It!

Few realize it, but Xero just Confirmed the end of Xero as we knew it. Part 2 My first The end of Xero QuickBooks-blog post used the March 2017 Xero Annual Report. The 2018 Xero Report just confirmed the end of Xero as we knew it. My first End of Xero story got more than 3,000 […]

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App Links Tax Programs, Client Manager / Links, No Login, Fast, MORE

App Links Tax Programs, Client Manager / Links, No Login, Fast, MORE

FREE App links tax programs, client manager / links, no login, fast, MORE! Intuit Link features: Automate reminders; custom brand; custom secure email templates; invite clients; questionnaires; document requests Start from desktop link: No login to it; no login to link QuickBooks Online files or QuickBooks Self Employed files Runs QBO / QBSE faster & […]

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LinkedIn posts: QuickBooks Online vs QuickBooks Desktop, 5 for $5

LinkedIn posts: QuickBooks Online vs QuickBooks Desktop, 5 for $5

Here are some recent LinkedIn posts on QuickBooks Online vs QuickBooks Desktop, 5 for $5. They are from my prior LinkedIn post More bad news keeps coming for QuickBooks Desktop. More great news for QuickBooks Online on May 22. It already has an incredible 2,683 views on LinkedIn alone (Mike Block CPA). Alexander Zazi, ★ […]

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QuickBooks Desktop vs. QuickBooks Online, QuickBooks Desktop May Not Survive

QuickBooks Desktop vs. QuickBooks Online, QuickBooks Desktop May Not Survive

QuickBooks Desktop vs. QuickBooks Online, QuickBooks Desktop may not survive? I wrote QuickBooks Desktop vs. QuickBooks Online, Users and Revenue in January. Intuit keeps supplies and advisor revenue in QuickBooks Desktop (QBD). Without this, QBD July 2017 year revenue was $1,390 million vs QuickBooks Online $853 million. Three-year average changes have REVENUE almost even ($48 million) […]

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Make it 89% more likely your small business will be a success

Make it 89% more likely your small business will be a success

Make it 89% more likely your small business will be a success. A recent Brad Smith (QuickBooks – Intuit CEO) 2018 keynote said, “You know, if a small business works with an accountant, their odds of success go up 89 percent.” Brad also said this in 2016, “studies show that if a small business uses […]

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More very bad news for QuickBooks Desktop

More very bad news for QuickBooks Desktop

This post below is definitely more very bad news QuickBooks Desktop. This is from Accounting Today, a very popular accounting news site. Next Stop: The Cloud It’s inevitable that all businesses will eventually be cloud businesses. The question is how to manage the transition. This report will look at current and future trends in the […]

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Every day is a great day, especially when you learn something new

Every day is a great day, especially when you learn something new

My favorite (possibly self-created) saying is, “Every day is a great day, especially when you learn something new.” Today was a very special day for me, thanks to Scott Kay. As Scott is from Australia, we never meet before he sent a LinkedIn message: Hi Mike, thanks for adding me. I’ve definitely seen you on Xero/QBO […]

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Best QuickBooks Self-Employed Features

Best QuickBooks Self-Employed Features

Here are the Best QuickBooks Self-Employed Features. 1. You can split individual expenses between business and personal. 2. It’s easy to create rules based on purchases and payments. 3. It automatically predicts taxes owed. 4. The dashboard is well designed. 5. You can send invoices and process payments online. The QuickBooks Self-Employed dashboard is not […]

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Free Xero to QuickBooks Online Conversions – Free Xero to QuickBooks Desktop Conversions

Free Xero to QuickBooks Online Conversions – Free Xero to QuickBooks Desktop Conversions

I once was #3 in U.S clients (Xero’s CEO linked to this blog & quickly replied to my emails), but soon wanted free Xero to QuickBooks Online conversions & free Xero to QuickBooks Desktop conversions. Many Xero users want to return to QuickBooks because Xero often ignores or misrepresents when it will fix problems, even […]

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