How to Start an Accounting Firm From Scratch

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Mike Widdis, Founder and Partner of UpSide Accounting, found himself in construction when his mother, a self-employed bookkeeper, desperately needed help offering great service to businesses. From there, Mike saw the opportunity to build and start an accounting firm from scratch. This was in 2012, and now Mike merged his firm with another small firm and… Read more »

How to Create a Bookkeeping Process Sheet

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Bookkeeping Process Sheet

Today we’re going to look at how bookkeepers, CPA firm owners, other accounting professionals can create a robust bookkeeping process sheet. Related Video on How to Create a bookkeeping process sheet We like to create a process sheet in “buckets”, so they can they can be reviewed and optimized individually as the firm continues to… Read more »

How to create a Bookkeeping Workflow

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Bookkeeping workflow diagram

Learning how to a robust bookkeeping workflow diagram can be challenging, but in today’s post, we want to walk you through 3 critical phases of the workflow for your bookkeeping, accounting, and/or CPA Firm or Practice. When you’re developing a bookkeeping workflow, it’s a good idea to separate different stages into “buckets”, so you can… Read more »

Workflow Diagram: 1041 Tax Return For Estates & Trusts

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1041 Tax Return for Estates & Trusts Workflow Diagram for Accountants

Developing a 1041 Tax Return for Estates & Trusts Workflow Diagram for Accountants or your CPA firm can be challenging. Which is why we wanted to walk through a workflow sample that you can utilize for your firm. We prefer to separate a 1041 Tax Return for Estates & Trusts Workflow Diagram into three different parts:… Read more »

How To Build a Better Workflow for Your Accounting Practice: The Jeff Borcshowa Interview

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This week, we’re excited to release our latest interview with Jeff Borschowa, thought leader and innovator behind DreamPractice. Too many accounting firms put their workflow on the backburner as they deal with the day-to-day things. Well, Jeff is going to show you how to do both. In this interview on the Growing Your Firm Podcast,… Read more »

How to Onboard New Clients & Manage a Remote Team : The Chad Davis Interview

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Signing the contract is only the beginning. Going through the process to onboard new clients is where the real money is, and Chad Davis from LiveCA will show you what to do. On top of that, Chad will also show you how his firm manages to stay profitable despite having an all-remote team. On this… Read more »

Are You Not Charging Enough For Your Accounting Services? Find Out Here.

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Mark Wickersham, best-selling author and Founder of Pricing Secrets, spends his time helping CPAs and accounting professionals like yourself make sure you are charging enough for your accounting services. 90% of accounting professionals do not, Mark believes. That’s going to change today. In this episode of Growing Your Firm Podcast, David Cristello and Mark Wickersham… Read more »