Social Media: My Trip into Outer Space

Social Media: My Trip into Outer Space

All good ideas for a social media blog start in the shower (this one did) …. Or a bike ride, walk or anywhere where you are capable of thinking without a thousand voices telling you “You have a (fill in the blank) due” or “You need to fix that 401K account for Client A”. No, itContinue Reading

Jill Shalett’s Bookkeeping Journey: Part 2

Jill Shalett’s Bookkeeping Journey: Part 2

“Surround yourself with people who are going to lift you higher.” – Oprah Winfrey Since I began my bookkeeping journey, I have learned more from the people I’ve surrounded myself with than any other resource. Without working with my wonderful mentor, Christine Galli, I could not have taken the steps to really discover who IContinue Reading

Jill Shalett’s Bookkeeping Journey

Jill Shalett’s Bookkeeping Journey

My Discovery About two years ago I finally discovered what I want to be when I grow up. I want to do bookkeeping. This decision came almost 20 years after I graduated college. with a degree in Family and Community Services. Although I have a degree in Family and Community Services, my true education was learningContinue Reading

Eye Opening – A Story of Fraud

Eye Opening – A Story of Fraud

I’ve written on this topic, I’ve spoken on this topic and I continue to throw out my outrageous statement to every new client “Never trust anyone with your books, even your own mother!” Each time I speak this way, my new clients will recoil in horror as if they’ve just discovered they have hired a she-devil. But, sadly,Continue Reading

Profitability: A Tale of Two Roads

Profitability: A Tale of Two Roads

“The cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run.” ― Henry David Thoreau, Walden  You’ve heard of the road less traveled. Can you picture yourself weighing out the cost of a new car in exchange for aContinue Reading

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