August 7, 2017

Celebrating Four Years of FusePhase

By: Jay Fife

We recently celebrated FusePhase’s anniversary, and it’s got me thinking a lot about the last four years. First of all, it’s hard to believe how quickly four years can fly by. I’m reminded of this when I think about the fact I had a fourteen-year-old daughter when I launched FusePhase in 2013. It seems as […]

July 20, 2017

Why Every Business Needs a Budget

By: FusePhase

Think your business is too small for you to bother with a budget? Actually, every business needs a budget it can stick to, no matter what stage of growth it’s in. Unfortunately, however, a lot of small businesses take a “we’ll-deal-with-it-later” approach to budgeting. This is often because there are too many other pressing issues […]

June 1, 2017

How to Stay Productive When Working from Home

By: FusePhase

With so many of us working from home these days, either for ourselves or remote employers, it’s important to set some general guidelines for ourselves to ensure better focus and productivity. Because let’s face it: working from home can be distracting. Just ask this guy. Here are three tips to help you get more done while working […]

May 18, 2017

3 Financial Documents Every Business Needs

By: FusePhase

Yeah, we know– reviewing your business’s financial documents probably isn’t the most thrilling activity for you (or for most people, for that matter). In fact, you may even find it to be the perfect cure for your persistent insomnia. But here’s the thing: In order to have a successful business, you must have clear, accurate […]

March 2, 2017

How to Prepare Your Business for the Unexpected

By: FusePhase

If there’s one thing that’s certain, both in life and in business, it’s that nothing is ever certain. That’s why you’ve got to take necessary steps to prepare for the unexpected whenever possible. With all the changes in the federal government and the uncertain impact on businesses and tax rates in the years to come, […]

October 5, 2016

How to Stay Positive as an Entrepreneur

By: FusePhase

We’re not going to sugarcoat it – being an entrepreneur can be tough. You work day and night for what is often very little reward or recognition, especially in the early days. Your social life becomes a distant memory and you start to forget what hobbies you used to have. Meanwhile, weekdays and weekends blend […]

June 28, 2016

5 No-Brainer Reasons to Outsource Accounting

By: FusePhase

Managing your finances properly is an important part of any business, at any stage of its growth. But pulling together the right team to handle your important financial tasks can be expensive, stressful and time-consuming. Outsourced accounting can offer many benefits to a growing business. Below are at least five no-brainer reasons why you should consider […]

May 5, 2016

3 Ways to Spring Clean Your Business Finances

By: FusePhase

According to our allergies, spring season is in full swing. And you know what that means: It’s time to do a little spring cleaning. But spring cleaning isn’t just about tidying up the closets and sweeping up the dust bunnies from their winter hibernation. It’s also a great time to clean up your business finances and review how the […]

March 20, 2016

10 Reasons Why Businesses Fail to Grow

By: FusePhase

Why do some businesses fail to grow while others seem to hit the ground running and never seem to slow down? If your business is stuck in a rut and can’t quite get to the next stage of its growth, here are some possible reasons why. 10 reasons why businesses fail to grow: 1. No […]

February 23, 2016

How to Have a More Efficient Business

By: FusePhase

Sometimes all it takes are small changes to your operations in order to have a more efficient business. The real challenge can be making a change in your thinking. It’s easy to fall into patterns over time that become comfortable, but may not be the best use of your resources. As your business grows and […]