Author: jennyrollins


Thoughts on growing a business, raising money, getting the word out,
and increasing profits. Plus, ZipBooks news!

  • What Is a Schedule K-1 Form?

    Posted 2 years ago in Small Business TipsTaxes
    by Jenny Rollins

    Taxes can get all kinds of complicated. You have to fill out a series of forms that you don’t understand and then the IRS penalizes you when it’s not done properly. There’s no reason to make things harder than they need to be. So, let’s break down the Schedule K-1 form together. Very basically, a […]

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  • Top 69 Blockchain Companies

    Posted 2 years ago in Small Business Tips
    by Jenny Rollins

    You may have heard the phrase blockchain before, but we’re going to try to explain what it means so that small business owners that aren’t cryptocurrency gurus can keep up. Blockchain is basically a digital ledger for bitcoin transactions. But what’s a bitcoin?  Bitcoin is a brand name (think Kleenex or Band-Aid) that has become […]

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  • Freelance Jobs Are Easier than Ever to Find Online 2017 (47 websites)

    Posted 2 years ago in Small Business Tips
    by Jenny Rollins

    So, you’ve decided to pick up some freelance jobs so you can work from home and be your own boss. Getting started freelancing can be pretty tricky, whether it’s a side hustle or full-time job. Where do you begin? Luckily, here at ZipBooks, we get it. We’ve been there, and we’re here to give you […]

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  • Cheapest Shipping Rates for Your Small Business

    Posted 2 years ago in Small Business Tips
    by Jenny Rollins

    The average person doesn’t usually include shipping rates as a regular, consistent category in the budget. But you aren’t the average person—you’re a proud small business owner—which means you are shipping a considerable number of packages weekly. But you’re also not getting the bulk shipping discounts like some bigger businesses that ship hundreds of packages […]

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  • Simple Logo Design Programs for Small Businesses

    Posted 2 years ago in Small Business Tips
    by Jenny Rollins

    A logo is much more than a flashy symbol or a fancy-looking name. Your logo is the physical representation of your brand identity. Like a flag or a coat of arms, it shows what’s important to your company, what sort of style you have, and what sort of ideas you are promoting along with your […]

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  • 6 Reasons You Should Try Cloud Accounting

    Posted 2 years ago in Small Business Tips
    by Jenny Rollins

    Software has recently made perhaps its coolest change in history: It entered the cloud. What is the cloud and why cloud accounting? Basically, the cloud is a big space in the Internet where everything gets stored, documents, photos, videos, and now software. Cloud-based software is easily one of the best technological assets for users yet […]

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  • The Pros and Cons of Invoice Templates

    Posted 2 years ago in Small Business Tips
    by Jenny Rollins

    Without invoices, small business owners would never get paid for their work. So, we think it’s pretty safe to say that making professional invoice templates is a big part of owning a business. But what do you do if you don’t have the design or coding background to design your own invoices? Luckily, there are […]

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  • It’s Not Too Late to Procrastinate Filing Your Taxes

    Posted 2 years ago in Taxes
    by Jenny Rollins

    So today’s the deadline for filing your taxes, but you’ve procrastinated filing your taxes this long, why stop now? With one form from the IRS, you can keep up your streak of “I’m going to get to that really soon” for another 6 months. Then sit back and enjoy that sweet, sweet procrastination. IRS makes […]

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  • Getting the Right Invoicing Solution for Your Business

    Posted 2 years ago in Small Business Tips
    by Jenny Rollins

    We might be a little biased here at ZipBooks, but we think that our invoicing software is some of the best in the industry. But we also know that it isn’t going to be the perfect fit for every business. So, how do you evaluate which invoicing software solution is going to be best for […]

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  • UPDATED: New Variables for Your Email Templates

    Posted 2 years ago in ZipBooks Updates
    by Jenny Rollins

    When we started getting requests to make our email templates smarter, we jumped at the chance. That’s why we’re adding over 40 more shortcuts to make your business emails more personalized. We hope that these additional email template variables help your business life run smoother than ever. Below is a list of variables you can […]

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