Cloud-Based Accounting is the Future

Recently I attended the QuickBooks Connect Conference in San Jose, California. As you might expect there were a variety of speakers, presentations, workshops, and other interesting events, but if there is one message that rang loud and clear, this is it … Cloud computing generally, and cloud accounting software specifically, is THE future. Before I […]

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Revealed: QuickBooks Connect

San Jose, California is beautiful in October, and I had the privilege of attending the 1st ever Intuit Global Conference there called QuickBooks Connect.  I didn’t know what to expect, but the easiest way to describe the conference would be  – If Google held a conference for Accountants and Small Business Owners, this is what […]

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Fraud Prevention Tips – Part 1

If you read the news, online or offline, you’ve undoubtedly seen numerous stories about bookkeeping and accounting fraud. And unfortunately, they seem to be appearing with great regularity. If you’re not careful it can affect your business too. In this two-part series I offer some advice on steps you can take to help prevent fraud […]

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Still running QuickBooks 2008 or earlier?

Any business owner that is running QuickBooks 2008 or earlier, an important message from Intuit Canada. AS OF MAY 31, 2011 live technical support and business services will be discontinued for QuickBooks 2008 Support Throughout March and April, we’ll be contacting QuickBooks 2008 customers to prepare them for this change. Why We Discontinue Support for [...]

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