Posts By: Ellis Orlan

Top 4 Tax & Accounting Mistakes Made by Entrepreneurs

Posted on 2018 Jan 29 by

Let’s face it – as a business owner, your time is a precious commodity. You’ve got a business to run and grow, and your time is not best served brushing up on the latest business accounting rules and regulations. But accounting is an important function in every business, and any one of these tax or…

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5 Financial Accounting Controls That Every Small Business Needs

Posted on 2017 Dec 04 by

Small to Mid-sized Businesses (SMBs) are frequent sources of wealth, pride, and personal fulfilment. However, they are often viewed as ‘easy targets’ for fraud, theft, and embezzlement. For this reason, owners of SMBs should be particularly vigilant about their high-risk positions, their checks and balances, and their small business accounting practices. These 5 accounting controls…

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Is Success Only Measured By Profits?

Posted on 2015 Jan 23 by

Profits may be the most popular metric of measuring the success of a business venture but it is by no means the only (or the best) method for measuring success. Most start-ups are not profitable at the beginning of operation and many are not profitable for years. While monetizing a business is an important goal…

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Why Start a Business?

Posted on 2015 Jan 20 by

Why would anyone want to start a business in the first place? The risks associated with starting a business are not the types of risks most people are used to. Starting from scratch can be stressful and discouraging. You might feel that you’re assuming much more responsibility than you’re used to. You may often be…

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