How to Become an Advisor to Your Clients — Not Just a “Paper-Cruncher”

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Shelley Johnson worked many years under her mentor, Bruce Allman, until one day he gave her the opportunity to take over the entire firm. In 2010, Shelley re-opened the doors to Allman Johnson CPA’s. Shelley’s motto is to “Become an advisor for your clients.” Suddenly, she went from a more managerial role to now having… Read more »

3 Steps to Landing the Best Bookkeeping Clients

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Stacy Kildal loved going to conferences to help grow her Bookkeeping practice, Kildal Services LLC, but she saw a glaring problem. All that was talked about was “marketing, marketing, marketing.”  Stacy knew the importance of landing the best bookkeeping clients, but what about AFTER you got all those clients? It was then, Stacy realized she… Read more »

Double Your Bookkeeping Revenue by Cutting 30% of Your Clients & How to Hire the Perfect Partners [Case Study]

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Double Your Bookkeeping Revenue by Cutting 30% of Your Clients & How to Hire the Perfect Partners [Case Study]   Ingrid Edstrom’s first question when making a new hire: “Are you offended by F­bombs?” Not what you normally hear in an interview as a bookkeeper. But questions like this actually saved Ingrid’s business in 2013… Read more »

How To Generate Your First 100 Accounting Clients & Building Recurring Revenue

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In this interview, we talked with Josh Bauerle, who came on to talk about how he got his first 100 accounting clients and kickstarted the success of his firm. In this interview, we talk about how to get your first 100 accounting clients as well as: + How Josh found his first opportunity to start… Read more »

How (and Why) You Should Intentionally Work with Fewer Clients

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We all desire to serve our clients in better ways.  In implementing high impact strategies, we can add great depth to the client relationship while growing the business.  This week’s guest is Steve Pipe, Founder of ImproveYourPractice, and we dive into how to deliver proactive value to your clients, charge premium fees, and right-size your… Read more »

The “Inside Health” Of Your CPA Firm: 3 Important Vital Signs Most CPA Firms Are Unaware Of

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Rita Killer CPA Firm Management

Let the Doctor help you diagnose the Inside Health of Your CPA firm. Join Rita Keller, CPA Firm Management Expert, as she shares the three important vital signs of a healthy CPA firm.   In this episode, we discuss + How to increase employee engagement + Determine the “Inside Health” of your Firm + How… Read more »

How To Ditch The Basic Accounting Services And Become A Virtual CFO Firm

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Today we are excited to release our brand new podcast interview with Steven Byler & Dan Gertudes who are Partners at GrowthLab. A CPA firm dedicated to offering Outsourced CFO services and completely ditched their bookkeeping, tax and audit clients. In this episode of Grow Your Firm podcast, we talk to Steven Byler and Dan Gertrudes,… Read more »

Retain Top Talent with a Better Work-Life Balance Program Within Your Firm

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In today’s new episode of Growing Your Firm podcast, we sat down with Chet Buchman, Managing Partner at Swindoll, Janzen, Hawk & Loyd,CPA and discussed the importance of a work-life balance, especially during the busy season, and has actually followed through with implementing and supporting this way of working.  In this Grow Your Firm podcast… Read more »