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The Tech Evolution Business Revolution

One of the things I love about computer support is that my job never gets old. Computer operating systems and software updates happen almost every day. For the most part, these improvements are wonderful, and helpful. Interestingly, they’re also increasingly invisible. You’ll happily work away, and then find a feature works slightly differently than it did […]

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Master QuickBooks Online from Setup to Tax Time

QBOA for Accountants and Bookkeepers

Over the past few years, my business owner clients have increasingly moved off of QuickBooks Desktop (QBDT) and onto QuickBooks Online (QBO). At first, about 5 years ago, this move could only be made by companies with the simplest of needs. QBO just wasn’t feature-rich enough. But fast forward to today…QBO has become robust. The only […]

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Alicia speaks about apps

Alicia to speak at QuickBooks Connect!

Are you going to QuickBooks Connect in San Jose, CA next week? If so, on Wednesday, October 26 at 7:30 am, grab your breakfast and join Alicia for her workshop, QuickBooks Online in the Field! QuickBooks Online is the perfect software to use on a smartphone or tablet while you’re providing services to clients. The Mobile […]

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Texting with an 8-Year-Old

My 8-year-old daughter is learning to text. I’m teaching her appropriate use of technology. Here is the funny conversation we had this morning! Carrie was staying home with a cough. I was dropping off her brother at school, then stopping at Safeway to pick up chicken soup, yogurt, and medicine for her. 7:44am Carrie: I’m watching […]

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Pokemon Go

4 Reasons Why Pokemon Go Matters

This article is adapted from betweenwallandmain.com. By now you’ve probably heard of Pokemon Go, the newest smartphone game with unprecedented popularity. And for good reason: it blends a classic cultural phenomenon with cutting-edge technology, creating an engaging activity with positive outcomes. The premise is that you wander around capturing Pokemon critters; after you’ve gained experience, […]

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Tracking Business Mileage

Do you drive your car or truck for work? I don’t mean driving to and from work…that’s considered “commuting”, and it’s not tax-deductible. I mean, do you drive your car during your workday to meet with clients or run errands? If you do, you’re eligible for tax deductions for wear-and-tear on your car. If you’re the employee of […]

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