Mentorship Memberships™ in our new Learning Management Portal

Alicia and Jamie are now both offering QuickBooks Online and Apple Mentorship Membership subscriptions in our new website.  At Learn.Royalwise.com, we have a library of over 60 video courses about Apple Macs & iPhones, QuickBooks, Microsoft Office, and...

Knowify, the QBO App for Contractors

Knowify Residential Construction Management Software All contractors using QBO should take a look at Knowify. If you are using QuickBooks Online for a construction company, you've noticed that you're limited in your project management and job costing. That's not a...

Our Awesome New Location: PELA

In November, we starting holding some of our classes at a new location in Portland, OR: the Portland English Language Academy. The Portland English Language Academy (or PELA) is a world-class English language learning center, where students from around the world...

Together at QuickBooks Connect

It’s taken me a week to decompress from my fourth QuickBooks Connect. It’s one of my favorite conferences, not just for the accounting industry, but of all those I’ve attended throughout my career’s various endeavors. As always, the education, networking, swag, and...

Learn “How to Attend a Webinar”

You will never miss out on learning great information due to webinar-fright again! Watch this video and learn How to Attend a Webinar! Learn how to attend our Royalwise training in the comfort of your own home. We will show you how to load the webinar software,...

How to Downgrade QuickBooks Online Plus Files to Essentials or Simple Start

When you create an account in QuickBooks Online, your initial decision is which version to use. In the past, if you started with Simple Start or Essentials you could step up as you needed more features, but if you started with with all the features, there was no way...

Using QuickBooks Online in a Convenience Store and Gas Station

This spring I did a 50-hour project setting up QBO for a convenience store and gas station in Reedsport, OR. The owner, Aaron Young, had bought the business on the side of Hwy 101 on the Oregon Coast, and needed to set up his books. We took the previous owner's...

When Personal.XLSB in Excel fails to load

I spent several hours today creating an extensive Excel Macro to combine two reports exported out of QuickBooks Premier. I created a Customer:Job Status report and a Job Profitability report, blending them into an Excel table that would allow my client to filter by...

Mirror Two Monitors But Not All of Them on a Mac

Mirroring Monitors, But Not All of Them I present classes every week to a live audience and simultaneously webcast them. It poses a unique problem: How can I mirror just two of my monitors, but not all three? I work on my laptop in front of me, and project it up to...

QuickBooks Quick Tip: Making Negative Deposits

When you process a Customer Refund and credit the money back to their credit card, it’s possible that your refunds were higher than your sales that day. Sometimes your merchant services daily batch total is negative. Currently there's no way to create a negative...

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Be the Firm of the Future!

Be the Firm of the Future!

Become A Business Powerhou$e It's clear, the old days of newspapers on the lawn, noisy calculators, and mountains of folders on desks are quickly fading. Ah yes, the days of sitting down next to a clean, admirable, and well-organized computer are here. Hey, they don't...

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Email Apps to Mix and Match

Email Apps to Mix and Match

There are dozens of email apps out there. You can log into Gmail in your browser, Outlook on a PC, or Apple Mail on a Mac. But they each have their own way of managing your emails. Back in the day, when you downloaded a message, it only lived on the first device that...

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I Lava Travefy.com

I Lava Travefy.com

Hawaii 5-0! A friend recently turned me on to a travel organizer called http://www.travefy.com. It’s a free website that gives you the tools you need to keep track of your travel info and activities. Six of my best friends from college turn 50 this year. They decided...

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