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  • Inova Payroll: 2019 Review

    Posted 1 month ago in Product Reviews
    by Rachel Cottam

    Inova Payroll started out in 2011 as just a wage management system, but has since expanded to a full HR suite under the same name. According to their founder, Farsheed Ferdowsi, “As the market demands additional functionality, we deliver it.” The company prides themselves on exceptional customer service, personalized solutions, tech innovation and fair pricing. […]

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  • QuickBooks 2019: Everything you need to know

    Posted 2 months ago in Product ReviewsSmall Business Tips
    by Megan Jensen

    Quick note: ZipBooks is a  cloud-based Quickbooks alternative that helps you not just manage, but grow your business. And while lots of people are switching and we’d love to have you join the ZipBooks family, we’re all about you getting the accounting product that’s best for your business. So here, you’ll get an honest evaluation […]

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  • QuickBooks Online Backup: How to do it

    Posted 2 months ago in Product ReviewsSmall Business Tips
    by Rachel Cottam

    The data you store in QuickBooks is crucial for running your business, managing your finances and paying your taxes. Most QuickBooks users depend on some sort of online backup for their data security and peace of mind. In this article, we’ll delve into some of the minutiae of backing up QuickBooks data—both Desktop and Online. […]

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  • Top Time Tracking Software

    Posted 2 months ago in Small Business Tips
    by Megan Jensen

    Time can be hard to keep track of, even with time tracking software. It’s something that gets wasted, paid-for, kept, tracked, and ignored. Some say that time is money, and in a job where you get paid based on the time you spend on a specific project, that saying becomes fairly literal. If you’re like […]

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  • How to Respond to Customer Reviews (Hint: Keep your Cool)

    Posted 2 months ago in Small Business TipsZipBooker Insights
    by Rachel Cottam

    ZipBooks Growth is all about getting you tons of online reviews.  And while we’re happy to put that process on auto-pilot, we can’t actually respond to reviews for you.  But we can help! Making an effort to respond to both positive and negative reviews is a great way to show appreciation for and awareness of […]

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  • Square Payroll: 2019 Review

    Posted 2 months ago in Product Reviews
    by Rachel Cottam

    Square is best known as a credit card processor and Point of Sale (POS) system.  But Square offers a variety of other services—like Square Invoices and Working Capital—that help you manage business finances more efficiently.  Today, we want to tell you everything you need to know about Square Payroll. What is Square Payroll? Square Payroll […]

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  • Dental Ads: 17 of the best ways for dentists to advertise

    Posted 3 months ago in Small Business GuideSmall Business Tips
    by Rachel Cottam

    We all hate going to the dentist. I mean, at least when you were a kid you got to pick out a cool prize afterwards. As an adult, all you get is a hairy arm scratching at your teeth for an hour. It’s awful. And because the prospect of going to the dentist is so […]

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  • Management vs Leadership: 3 Key Differences

    Posted 4 months ago in Random ReadsSmall Business TipsWomen at Work
    by Rachel Cottam

    “The Office” is a hilarious TV show because it’s so painfully accurate.   We’ve all worked for a manager we didn’t like—whether they were good at their job or not—because they weren’t a good leader. For an organization to thrive, you need more than a task-master.  You need someone who cares about individuals, leads by […]

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  • Square Invoices: Everything you need to know

    Posted 4 months ago in Product Reviews
    by Rachel Cottam

    Square is best known as a credit card processor and Point of Sale (POS) system.  But Square offers a variety of other services–like Square Payroll or Invoices–that help you get paid faster and work more efficiently.  Today, we want to tell you everything you need to know about Square Invoices. What are Square Invoices? Square […]

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  • 10 Stats Every SME Needs to Know about Online Reviews

    Posted 4 months ago in Small Business Tips
    by Rachel Cottam

    What was good ole fashioned word of mouth is now the online review.  A critical part of the modern small business owner’s marketing strategy needs to be maintaining online review profiles and actively collecting feedback. Let’s look at a few stats that prove this shift in consumer behavior. 10 Stats Every Small Business Owner Needs […]

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