Hire For Culture, Train For Skills

Cultural fit is a concept that can be hard to define but everyone knows when it is missing. Simply put, cultural fit is the likelihood that a person will be able to effortlessly live your business core values and behaviors. …

Creating Reports in QuickBooks Online [Step-By-Step Guide]

Reports are the payoff for all of your hard work entering records and transactions. They can help you make better business decisions.   Now that you’ve been using QuickBooks Online for your company’s accounting, it’s probably unimaginable to think about …

Give Your Business Direction

Strategic planning is important for your business because it provides a sense of direction and outlines measurable goals to keep you and your business on track. In order to make the most of strategic planning, your business should give careful …

“Hobby” Turns Into A Business

It’s an incredible thing when a little idea grows to something bigger than you could have imagined. Jack and Angela McGregor started their business as a “hobby”. Angela was a homemaker and it gave her a creative outlet. The intention …

Is your marketing plan as tired as your business brand?

There are many ways to market your business, and the key to maximizing your efforts and marketing spend is to inject variety in your marketing plan. The following are four tips on how you can diversify your marketing to increase …

How fresh eyes turned a business around

An optometry practice had been trading for over 20 years under a previous owner’s name as their business brand. The business offered a broad range of optometry services in line with most mainstream optometry practices. Challenge The business did not …

Systemize Your Business Before It’s Too Late

Peter Bridges has a business which sells motor vehicle spare parts for a range of makes and models.  The business has grown rapidly beyond Peter’s expectations and management abilities.  He feels like he is on a runaway train and is …