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How To Start a New Business In Oregon | Make Your Dream A Reality

Posted by Denise Loter-Koch on Apr 4, 2017

So, you have an awesome new business idea, know that there is demand, and you’re ready to get started?  The State of Oregon makes this process pretty painless, but we’ve started this blog series to help bring different resources together in one place!


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Topics: Business Resources, News & Resources, Bookkeeping & Accounting, Training & Tutorials, Business Development Tips, small business accounting, Startup

QuickBooks Training & Professional Networking *Live Event* April 26-27 empoweredNW

Posted by Denise Loter-Koch on Feb 24, 2016


 
Network, Learn, Grow!

Come and join us at the beautiful Oregon Golf Club for the most valuable QuickBooks conference in the pacific NW! Meet industry leaders, acquire QuickBooks tips and tricks, and discover what tools you need to cultivate your business!

Why attend?  Top 5 reasons

  1. Get inspired! Become empowered through purposeful networking with QuickBooks partners and customers, consultants and Intuit employees
  2. Receive feedback from industry experts and learn how to improve your QuickBooks set-up to determine what new tools your company needs to save time and money
  3. Stay ahead of the curve by educating yourself about the latest 3rd party add-on solutions to discover how these technologies can help you achieve your business goals 
  4. Attend each session to strengthen your QuickBooks knowledge and develop the skills necessary to obtain your QuickBooks User certification
  5. Have some fun! Let ebs Associates show appreciation to all our wonderful QuickBooks customers through an evening of valuable networking, delicious food and beverages, and exciting entertainment!

 Early Bird Specials Ending March 31!

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Topics: Bookkeeping with QuickBooks, QuickBooks, TSheets, ShipGear, QuickBooks Enterprise, Computer Security, ebs Associates, QuickBooks Tips, Training & Tutorials, QuickBooks Consulting, Intuit Field Service Management, Point of Sale Hardware, QuickBooks POS, QuickBooks ProAdvisor, Learn QuickBooks, Business Development Tips, New QuickBooks Features, Results CRM, Credit Card Processsing, QuickBooks Enterprise Full Service Plan, quickbooks conference, empowered nw, small business accounting, QuickBooks Enterprise 2016

11 Awesome Blogs Every Financial Professional Should Follow

Posted by Kelli on Dec 18, 2014

Taking the occasional break to read news, reviews or even whimsical stories from colleagues can be beneficial to your professional development. Getting insight and ideas into the latest technology, HR, marketing and other general business information can help you grow your practice. And staying current with industry laws and regulations can help you position yourself for success with clients. Even thought there are a ton of resources out there, here are 11 informational and regularly updated blogs that will inform, entertain and improve you as a professional.

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Topics: News & Resources, Business Development Tips

Merchant Services - 6 Things to Look for in a credit card processing company

Posted by Kelli on Nov 25, 2014

With so many credit card processing companies available to choose from, it can be a daunting task for a small business to select one that has all the services and features they are looking for. Going with a repuatable name brand is always a good way to avoid trouble down the road. And low rates are obviously going to be a factor when selecting a merchant service provider. But what are some of the other things you should consider?

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Topics: Business Resources, Merchant Services, Credit Card Processing, Business Development Tips

Is Bill.com Right For Your Business?

Posted by Kelli on Nov 14, 2014

With businesses looking to easily get more done in less time, paperless solutions like Bill.com have been increasing in popularity across a variety of industries. Not only are accounting and bookkeeping firms making use of software and services like Bill.com, but growing businesses themselves are realizing that they can implement solutions like these regardless of what their financial managers are using. With that being said, is Bill.com right for your business?

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Topics: Business Resources, Bill.com, QuickBooks Add-ons & Extensions, Business Development Tips

Spend A Little Money Today, Save A Lot Of Money Tomorrow

Posted by Kelli on Nov 4, 2014

Investment Tips for Businesses with Limited Budgets

Every day, business owners are faced with challenging decisions about where to spend their money. Hiring additional employees, upgrading equipment or implementing new processes could all be considered potentially beneficial areas for increased investment. But in an effort to not drastically impact your overhead, here are four low-cost investments that have the ability to start saving you money quickly, and continue to pay off in the long-run.

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Topics: Business Resources, Business Development Tips