In the freelance or small business world, late invoices are frustrating at the least and highly problematic at the worst. As a freelancer or small business owner, it’s essential to business that invoices are paid on time so that employees can be paid, bills will be on time, and so forth. Thus, implementing a process for charging late fees can deter customers from paying their invoices late.
An A/R collections policy is an absolute must for any business that wants to operate efficiently. A strong policy will ensure continuity throughout the business, make sure that losses are minimized, and resources are allocated efficiently, and that customers are treated fairly and continue using the business’ services.
With the emergence of Robot Process Automation (RPA), a slew of questions arise. What is the role of RPA? Can RPA help my small business? Will RPA automate the accounting process to the point that accountants are no longer needed, and people lose their jobs?
Tax season is upon us! It’s the time of year us mere mortals are tasked with decoding the alphabet soup that is IRS tax forms. There is the potential that things can sound even more confusing once you are no longer filing just a standard tax form.
The focus of Internal Audits (IA) is to diagnose the needs for compliance, risk management, and governance as it pertains to a companies purpose. IA has shifted from a team designed to provide assurance to a strategy group meant to meet the ever-changing landscape of business and technology.
When running a small business, you come across a lot of jargon being tossed around. You may hear words like “profit” and “profitability” and mistake them to mean the same thing.