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How Successful People Use SMART Goals

How Successful People Use SMART Goals

For any person, goals are important to have. As an entrepreneur, though, goals are vital to growing your business - specifically SMART goals. There is immense power in developing long-term goals, so let’s talk about how successful people use SMART goals to grow their...

So You Received Your First Bad Review?

So You Received Your First Bad Review?

When you are a business owner, you have to be prepared for a dissatisfied customer. You can sell the best product or provide the finest service, but you will still have someone who does not like it. So what do you do now that you have received your first bad review?...

Is Everyone More Successful Than You?

Is Everyone More Successful Than You?

The Comparison Game In these days where you can rent a Lamborghini for an afternoon photoshoot, be careful not to compare yourself to others. The small moments captured on photo do not tell the whole picture, especially when it comes to financial performance. It can...

Three Myths That Stop People from Starting a Business

Three Myths That Stop People from Starting a Business

If you have an idea, product, or service to offer, it has never been easier to bring it to the market. Everywhere you look there are entrepreneurs making a name for themselves in the business world. Whether it is a 20-year-old college student in his dorm room or a...

Review of JLD’s new book: The Common Path to Uncommon Success

Review of JLD’s new book: The Common Path to Uncommon Success

John Lee Dumas – the host of Entrepreneurs on Fire and close colleague of CPA On Fire – recently released his book titled “The Common Path to Uncommon Success”. JLD has interviewed over 3,000 entrepreneurs and his podcast has over 100 million listeners. He has created...

2021: 1st Quarter Down

2021: 1st Quarter Down

1st Quarter 2021: The month of April means we are already a quarter into the year. A quarter into the bookkeeping and financials of your business. So, what do you do if you are an entrepreneur who isn’t sure if you are in the right place with your business going into...

Is Your CPA Too “Old School”? – Do Modern Accountants Exist?

Is Your CPA Too “Old School”? – Do Modern Accountants Exist?

Technology is ever evolving and constantly improving, especially in the accounting industry. It can even be hard for someone who is used to keeping up with change to adapt, let alone someone who struggles with continual transformations. A large majority of CPAs are...

April 15th, 2021 Should Still Be on Your Tax Calendar

April 15th, 2021 Should Still Be on Your Tax Calendar

IRS Filing Deadline Extended As most of you have probably already heard, the IRS has extended the filing deadline for 2020 taxes to May 17th, 2021. While that may be helpful to a lot of people, there are a few stipulations that you need to keep in mind. The first...

When I Do This, I Do That: How to Form Good Financial Habits

When I Do This, I Do That: How to Form Good Financial Habits

Habits: An important part of being an entrepreneur is making sure you have good habits. It can be difficult to stay motivated, especially when working from home. Distractions are everywhere but it is imperative to make sure you stay on track during your workday...

The American Rescue Plan – What Does This Mean to You Personally

The American Rescue Plan – What Does This Mean to You Personally

On Thursday, the American Rescue Plan Act was signed into law which makes big changes to the current tax law. These changes are taking affect immediately and will have an impact on both your business and personal tax returns for 2020. The total package is $1.9...

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