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 […]

January 6, 2016

How to Create a Budget for Your Business

By: FusePhase

Don’t have a budget for the new year yet? It’s time to get down to it. We’ve got some tips on how to create a budget for your business that you can reasonably expect to stick to. Creating a budget can be stressful, but here’s the good news: It doesn’t require locking yourself in a room […]

July 21, 2015

How To Do a Mid-Year Evaluation of Your Business

By: FusePhase

Note: This post has been updated to reflect information for 2019. Well, here we are – already about halfway through the year. Yeah, we don’t know where the last six months disappeared to either. Regardless of how quickly this year is flying by, it’s now the right time to evaluate how your business is performing so far. Are […]

January 10, 2015

Get Ready to File Your Business Taxes

By: FusePhase

The corporate tax-filing deadline is right around the corner (March 15). If you’ve been maintaining consistently accurate and up-to-date financial records throughout the year, then you’re probably in pretty good shape right about now. Good on you! For the rest of you who may have fallen behind (you know who you are), don’t let panic […]

March 13, 2014

Why Your Business Needs Social Media

By: FusePhase

We accountants aren’t exactly known for being the social type. We’re generally tucked away in the back office to do our bean counting (so to speak), while keeping human contact to a minimum. It’s not that we don’t like people (well, we can’t speak for all accountants) – this is just where we’re most comfortable, […]

February 19, 2014

How to Reduce Risk for Your Business

By: FusePhase

“Reducing risk from a business perspective really comes down to having the right information to be able to make the right decisions.” – Jay Fife, CEO of FusePhase  Let’s talk for a moment about something that every business owner must face: Risk.  No business owner really likes to think about it, but the reality is our big plans […]

January 7, 2014

Your Financial To-Do List For Your Growing Business

By: FusePhase

You’ve got many hats to wear as a business owner. Especially in the early days of a growing business when resources are particularly scarce. (And by “scarce,” we mean pretty much non-existent.) Knowing where to begin with your company’s finances can be overwhelming, to say the least. Your first choice should always be to get the […]

December 19, 2013

How to Choose the Right Financial Professional for Your Business

By: FusePhase

If you’ve got a business that’s rapidly growing, first of all – hooray! Secondly, you’ve probably realized you simply can’t do everything yourself anymore, you overachiever, you. Especially when it comes to managing your finances. When the time has come to bring on some professional support with your company’s finances, a typical question is: Exactly […]