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Should You Hire a Year-Round CPA?

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | January 21, 2019 | Comments Off on Should You Hire a Year-Round CPA?
A person ponders over their finances with a day planner

Why wait until tax season to meet your financial goals? The current landscape… Intuit, makers of TurboTax and QuickBooks, are making a big splash this year by offering CPAs on-demand as you’re filing your tax return. If you watched either of the NFL games this weekend (the Patriots…again?…ugh…), then you know exactly what I’m talking …

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Why You Need a Next Gen CPA

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | January 21, 2019 | Comments Off on Why You Need a Next Gen CPA

In this episode of Talk of The Town I discuss how business owners can leverage technology in the cloud to drive better results. I also discuss dashboards a bit further, and show an example of what a dashboard is. Speaking of which, have you seen the demo dashboard? Check it out here.

5 Ways The Government Shutdown is Affecting Tax Season

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | January 7, 2019 | Comments Off on 5 Ways The Government Shutdown is Affecting Tax Season

The Government Shutdown Whelp… Here we are, January 7th, and the #GovernmentShutdown continues with no end in sight.  The government shutdown began at midnight EST on Saturday, December 22, 2018, so today will make day 17 of the shutdown.  Certainly the shutdown is affecting millions of Americans, and from a tax preparer’s point of view and a …

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The Benefits of Outsourced Accounting

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | December 31, 2018 | Comments Off on The Benefits of Outsourced Accounting

As a business owner, you need to know your numbers. Ever seen The Profit?  As a business owner you need to know your numbers, and if you’ve ever seen the show, you know that nothing frustrates Marcus more than when business owners don’t know theirs.  A CPA like me can help with that. On this …

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25 Accounting Terms Explained For The Layman

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | December 24, 2018 | Comments Off on 25 Accounting Terms Explained For The Layman

The situation… You’re having a conversation with your accountant, and you have know idea what they’re talking about.  They’re using terms you’ve never heard before, and quite frankly, it’s confusing.  You just want them to interpret your numbers, and/or tell you what to do to make your situation better. Whether you’re a business owner who …

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How To Get Started Developing KPIs & Goals For Your Business

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | December 14, 2018 | Comments Off on How To Get Started Developing KPIs & Goals For Your Business

“I Got 99 Problems & No Idea Where To Start” In this week’s video I’ll talk about the 4 pillars of business strategy, and how to determine which pillar to develop your KPIs around. I’ll also walk through the example in my demo Wayfinder of what this looks like in practice.

The 4 Accounting Bases You Need to Cover In Your Startup

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | December 10, 2018 | Comments Off on The 4 Accounting Bases You Need to Cover In Your Startup

Where to start… You’ve got drive, energy, and an awesome idea for a product or service. But, did you consider your accounting needs?  Accounting tends to be one of the more mundane considerations, especially when you have so many exciting things happening as you start your business.  Here are the 4 accounting bases you need …

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A Peak Behind The Curtain – Facebook Live 12/6/18

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | December 8, 2018 | Comments Off on A Peak Behind The Curtain – Facebook Live 12/6/18

In this video I will be walking you through an automation I built for my business that covers customer acquisition and management, meeting scheduling, invoicing and payment collection. This is a template of how you can automate tasks in your business while also marrying financial and non-financial data for greater insights.

Leveraging Dashboards For Business Growth – WHHI Talk of The Town 11/20/18

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | December 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Leveraging Dashboards For Business Growth – WHHI Talk of The Town 11/20/18

In this episode of Talk of The Town I discuss how business owners can utilize the data within their business to measure their performance and effect change in their business. Dashboards are all about measuring forward-looking indicators so you can turn the business you have into the business you want.

Whatever Happened to Domino’s 5-5-5 Deal? – Facebook Live 11/29/18

By Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA | November 30, 2018 | 2 Comments

No, this isn’t about pizza, but I am talking about how to grow your bottom line. In this video I’ll walk through the 5-5-5 analysis and how you can apply it to your P&L to figure out how to be more profitable.

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