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

QBO for On the GO!

QBO for On the GO!

From the original DOS 1.0 version of QuickBooks, to QuickBooks Pro, Premier and Enterprise, which are all considered desktop versions, I was bound to end up on QuickBooks Online (QBO), and now I’m loving the new QBOA (QuickBooks Online for Accountants) environment. I get to be invited to my client’s QuickBooks Online (QBO) data filesContinue Reading

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