The Quantify Blog

The Biggest Challenge Facing Companies Going Remote

December 14, 2020

Let’s face it, the world will never be going back to normal. We’ve experienced such a shift in the way things are done, I truly believe there is no way to completely reverse it at this point. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing. I think we have all learned a lot about ourselves and our…

5 Ways to Better Manage Your Bookkeeping

October 25, 2020

Keeping good books for your company can feel overwhelming at times. As soon as you get behind, it seems impossible to catch up or keep up. I wanted to discuss 5 ways to get ahead and stay ahead.  Separate Business and Personal In general, you should not have any personal expenses running through the business.…

You Get What You Pay For

October 12, 2020

Would you like to buy a Lamborghini for the price of a Honda Civic? Obvious answer, right? So why does a company, who is getting poor service, expect to get better service somewhere else but at the same price?  As the old saying goes, “you get what you pay for”. While in certain situations this…

My Morning Routine

October 5, 2020

I have always been a person who enjoys the nuances of each day. One of the reasons I love what I do is because every day looks different. Some days I am filled up with zoom meetings, some days I am focused on creating content, and other days I am working on developing business. I…

The Importance of Your Chart of Accounts

September 24, 2020

A term often tossed around when discussing accounting or bookkeeping is the Chart of Accounts. I want to take some time today to make sure you know what it is and why it is important. But first, let us look at a basic definition… The chart of accounts (COA) is an index of all the…

What Ever Happened to Just Telling the Truth

September 21, 2020

What a crazy world we live in. As scary as it sounds, it seems like telling the truth and being honest is an afterthought in today’s culture. I don’t want to get political but let’s just look at this election for example. Every media company is telling a different story, most likely based on their…

QuickBooks Online: Advantages & Breakdown of Plans

September 4, 2020

QuickBooks Online (QBO) has been our preferred platform of choice for quite some time now. It is probably the most popular accounting package and it works very well for our clients and their needs. Let me first start by sharing 4 reasons we use QBO. Access Having the ability to have multiple users in the…

The Importance of Delegation

August 30, 2020

Many people love the idea of delegation but have a hard time putting it into practice. As a business owner, I know how hard it can be to let go of control at times. We want things done a certain way and the only way to truly ensure that is to do it yourself. But…

Is Now A Good Time To Launch A New Venture?

August 23, 2020

Starting a business can be a scary thing. Making the decision to head out on your own carries a lot of risk. Given the current situation of our world and country, I am sure the timing has never felt worse. However, I would argue that the timing is PERFECT to launch a new business. Let…

The Importance Of Unplugging

August 13, 2020

My parents have a cabin in northern PA. It’s about 4 hours away from where I live and in the middle of nowhere. Since there is no Wi-Fi or cell service, I always enjoy heading up there to “unplug” for a few days. In the past I haven’t been overly aware of the resource this…

10 Questions Every Start-Up Needs To Answer

August 9, 2020

Starting a business can feel like a very daunting task. It seems like there are endless things to do just to get up and running. We’ve created a list of 10 questions that you must answer before you launch your startup in an effort to help make the process easier. 1. Why are you starting…

Don’t Mind The Crows

August 2, 2020

Have you ever seen a hawk flying in the sky with a few crows close on its tail, bothering it? I never really understood this. A hawk is much more fierce predator capable of destroying the crows if he chose to. But for some reason he doesn’t. He just continues flying and focusing on his…