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JulieatTheWELL
Are you noticing a mid-summer slowdown in your business? If so, do you think the fact that 4th of July fell on a Wednesday had something to do with it? Summer slump is REAL for many businesses, so REPLY and tell me which side of the fence you're on: ...
by JulieatTheWELL Momentum to $1 Million Host in Momentum to $1 Million ‎July 18, 2018 10:44 AM
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WillowOlder
First, we want to say a hearty congratulations to QB Community member Katharine Huber. Katharine, a professional architect, is the founder of Wit Design, which sells kid-sized furniture that’s functional, comfortable and totally gorgeous. No wonder K...
by WillowOlder Content Leader in Growing your business ‎July 18, 2018 9:54 AM
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EmilyCowan
I once spent months lining up a major sponsor for what would turn out to be the largest event I'd ever planned for my business. During the band's last set I hopped up to the mic to thank everyone for coming. After so long working behind the scenes, I...
by EmilyCowan Community Host in Remove roadblocks ‎July 18, 2018 9:49 AM
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SarahGonzales
Ellie had to fire one of her very first hires. Afterward, he posted negative and untrue things about her business on social media. This is how she dealt with it and went on to run her successful London barbershop. Flexibility is not only a crucial ke...
by SarahGonzales Content Creator in Remove roadblocks ‎July 18, 2018 9:25 AM
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SarahGonzales
There are two times a year that I absolutely bleed money: during the winter holiday season and the summer. Toward the end of the year, my money goes toward gifts, decor and entertaining. In the summer, I spend on home improvement projects, yard upkee...
by SarahGonzales Content Creator in Growing your business ‎July 18, 2018 9:14 AM
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bmz2016
Company creates a membership program (“MP”) that is accounted for as SaaS when activated by a user.Company often sells these MP’s in bulk to clients who use the MP as incentives to an end user individual. The MP services do not begin until the MP is ...
by bmz2016 New Member in Do more with QuickBooks ‎July 18, 2018 8:58 AM
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Juan
Would be nice if our clients could e-sign our estimates right from the intuit email!
by Juan New Member. in Do more with QuickBooks ‎July 18, 2018 8:53 AM
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EmilyCowan
All successful businesses meet a market need by solving a problem ("Gee, it's really hard to clip this new phone to my old bike handlebars!"). When necessity begets invention, a new business may be born as well. Is your business based on a new invent...
by EmilyCowan Community Host in Develop your idea ‎July 18, 2018 8:52 AM
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rhowe1
I nearly got sucked into spending a couple of thousand bucks today after spending an hour online with someone posing as a QB tech support person. I had called an 800 number listed on a response to a question I submitted to the community and reached w...
by rhowe1 Member in Community News ‎July 18, 2018 5:16 AM
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LisaNullar
Now you can spice up your brand with your own custom invoice template. In just a few steps, you will be able to import styles that bring enhanced flexibility to your invoices and let your brand shine! Step 1 – Make sure you have enabled Import Styles...
by Moderator Moderator in Do more with QuickBooks ‎July 18, 2018 12:45 AM
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SarahGonzales
When you’re starting out in business, there’s just so much to learn -- including all the things you don’t yet know you don’t know! We believe a great way to save time, reduce stress, make smart decisions and avoid costly mistakes is by learning from ...
by SarahGonzales Content Creator in Find inspiration ‎July 17, 2018 10:43 AM
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DJayne
At what point do I switch from putting money received for freelance work in my personal account, to tracking it separately as a business? I'm asking mainly for the sake of understanding taxes. Do I roll these into my personal taxes, or do I file sepa...
by DJayne Member in Starting up ‎July 17, 2018 5:46 AM
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SarahGonzales
Name: Taughnee Golubović @taughneeBusiness: Endeavor Creative Location: Čazma, Croatia Launched: 2002 Taughnee Golubović ("Tawny Go-LEW-bo-vich") spent much of the ‘90s doing “techie stuff" as a technology manager in a marketing and research firm - u...
by SarahGonzales Content Creator in Find inspiration ‎July 16, 2018 1:15 PM
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EmilyCowan
QB Community is celebrating its one-year anniversary this week (yay us!), and we're marking the occasion by asking: How old is your business, and what date or time of year do you consider to be your small-business "birthday"? Why did you choose that ...
by EmilyCowan Community Host in Running smoothly ‎July 16, 2018 12:10 PM
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JulieatTheWELL
Happy Monday Momentumers! Today I had an awesome conversation with my women entrepreneurs about that PERCEIVED dreaded topic… SALES! Even the word brings up a visceral response for most people, when in fact, sales and selling are just a conversation ...
by JulieatTheWELL Momentum to $1 Million Host in Momentum to $1 Million ‎July 16, 2018 11:24 AM
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nmiranda019
How paperless can we be? Client's folder for job tracking? Invoicing? File of received checks deposited electronically? Financial Statements and Bank Reconciliations? Please let me know what should I do to organize a client's office to make it organi...
by nmiranda019 Member in Do more with QuickBooks ‎July 16, 2018 9:47 AM
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ParkwayInc
As a QuickBooks Online Accountant, we love using Intuit's payroll module to simplify payroll for our clients. Their direct deposit features keep the employees and the owners happy, and their built-in reporting makes it simple to access individual rep...
by ProAdvisor in Do more with QuickBooks ‎July 16, 2018 9:31 AM
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SarahGonzales
Cash is one thing entrepreneurs can never have too much of. As you work to build or grow your business, taking on some side work can help keep you flush. Giving rides with Lyft, renting out your extra room with AirBnB or running errands with TaskRabb...
by SarahGonzales Content Creator in Starting up ‎July 16, 2018 6:06 AM
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LeslieBarber
Have you ever wanted to post an online question or a comment but have been too intimidated to hit the “comment” or “reply” button? Maybe you were afraid no one else could relate to your question or concern. Maybe you thought you were the only one who...
by Community Leader Community Leader in Community News ‎July 16, 2018 5:55 AM
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ParkwayInc
Hello fellow Community members! Right now I am sitting on a Jet Blue flight headed to New York for the Accounting and Finance Show being held at the Javits Center, and wanted to see if anyone else will be going and would like to meet up? This event m...
by ProAdvisor in Growing your business ‎July 14, 2018 4:45 PM
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samcurrant
Is there any Uber/Lyft Drivers who are currently using Quickbooks Self Employed? If so I would love to have a conversation with you. Allen C .a.k.a. samcurrant:-)
by samcurrant New Member. in Do more with QuickBooks ‎July 13, 2018 4:30 PM
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JulieatTheWELL
To wrap up our MID-YEAR REVIEW theme this week, be sure to complete your mid-year tracking and then compare your “actuals” to your annual goals. Are you at least 50% there? If not, watch last Monday’s video on the 4 Critical Questions and then join n...
by JulieatTheWELL Momentum to $1 Million Host in Momentum to $1 Million ‎July 13, 2018 10:54 AM
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SarahGonzales
Sometimes great businesses start with a revelation: “Why work for someone else when I can do this exact same job - but on my own terms!” The bold entrepreneurs we’ll meet in Going Indie have all done just that -- quit their salaried positions to decl...
by SarahGonzales Content Creator in Starting up ‎July 13, 2018 9:55 AM
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bgc831
Currently I have a PC and am running QB. Am thinking about getting a MAC and am wondering if anyone can give me pros and cons. All my other devices are APPLE and would like to have a MAC but not if I am just asking for problems. Thanks for any input
by bgc831 Member in Do more with QuickBooks ‎July 13, 2018 8:22 AM
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WillowOlder
On June 21 2018, were you a) anxiously awaiting the outcome of a FIFA World Cup soccer match or b) anxiously awaiting the outcome of a United States Supreme Court case? If it was the former, you know that France beat Peru. If it was the latter, you k...
by WillowOlder Content Leader in Community News ‎July 13, 2018 7:44 AM
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