Freshbooks Survey Finds Majority of Self-Employed Professionals Have No Intention of Returning To Traditional Employment

Freshbooks Survey Finds Majority of Self-Employed Professionals Have No Intention of Returning To Traditional Employment

FreshBooks Survey Finds Majority of Self-Employed Professionals Have No Intention of Returning to Traditional Employment FreshBooks, the #1 accounting software solution in the cloud for self-employed professionals and their teams, today unveiled a new survey that shines a light on the challenges, trade-offs, and mindset of small business...
Why Timing Is Key for Your Tech Startup’s Success

Why Timing Is Key for Your Tech Startup’s Success

Why timing is key for your tech startup’s success Bivek Sharma, head of KPMG Small Business Accounting, argues why timing is more important than ideas for small tech firms. Watching an episode of Dragon’s Den, one could be forgiven for believing the greatest fallacy of business; that when you add together a great idea and a pile of cash, hey presto, a profitable enterprise is...
A Short History Of The Most Important Economic Theory In Tech

A Short History Of The Most Important Economic Theory In Tech

A Short History Of The Most Important Economic Theory In Tech This summer marked the 20th anniversary of one of the Harvard Business Review ‘s most influential articles ever, “Increasing Returns and the New World of Business,” by theoretical economist W. Brian Arthur, who was and remains a fellow at the Santa Fe Institute. The summer of 1996 was a propitious moment for such an article to...
4 Conversations You Must Have Before the Year-End

4 Conversations You Must Have Before the Year-End

4 Conversations You Must Have Before the Year-End We are almost to the end of 2016 and everything you’ve been putting off has to be done now, or you’ll start 2017 with a cloud hanging over your head. While putting some things off does cause the problem to just go away, other things just need to...
Small Business Security Tips for 2017

Small Business Security Tips for 2017

Small Business Security Tips for 2017 You’re not imagining it. Large-scale data breaches and headline-grabbing hacks have become an all-too-familiar occurrence. In fact, just last week it was revealed that hackers hit the Madison Square Garden Company, stealing credit card information from customers who used their cards at popular entertainment venues, including Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall, the Beacon Theater, the Chicago Theater and Theater at Madison Square...
How a Local Company Increased Their Revenue By 250+ Percent In 18 Months

How a Local Company Increased Their Revenue By 250+ Percent In 18 Months

An Interview with André F. Wilson from Altima Business Solutions by Rex Parry, The B2B Radio Show, KFNX 1100 http://www.altimabusinesssolutions.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/b2b-andre-seg-raw.mp3   This interview was aired this past summer on Rex Parry, The B2B Radio Show, KFNX 1100.   Transcript: Parry: Welcome back to the show everybody. It’s called the business to business network show. If you just happen to turn on your radio we are talking business, politics, economics, and we cover all kinds of different subjects. Our next guess is André. Give us your last name and introduce yourself please: Wilson: André Wilson, the “money man”. Parry: And give us an idea of the organization, your company, describe what you guys do. Wilson: Altima Business Solutions, we are a full-service management consulting firm. We take companies from what’s now to what’s next. We provide Strategy. We provide Financial Management services, CFO and controller, Capital, access to capital, that’s what myself and my team does. Sales, we design, implement and execute marketing strategies, and execution without accountability is for not so we put together advisory boards to hold management accountable. Parry: Introduce the members of your team and give us a little bit of their background Wilson: Yes. Carine Dieudé, she is our Strategy Director. She is also a Partner. Her and her team focus on processes, efficiencies, strategy, strategic planning. Roy Stover, he is a Partner as well. He is a CFO, formerly with GE, Trane Air-conditioning, and Sylvania Lighting International. He heads up the Financial Management (CFO, controller). Myself, I am the Managing Partner, myself and my team we structure and secure funding. Scott Conway, he is...