All posts by Donna Whittington

Top 3 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Small Business

Are you wondering if you have what it takes to build a successful small business? You’re not alone. There are 30.2 million small businesses in the U.S. If you’re thinking of joining…

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Small Business Startup Questions: Who, Why, When and Where?

When do most people thinking about starting a business? It’s usually when they feel like they have something to add to their field—something which seems to be missing from it.…

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Mistakes that Could Cost You Your Non-Profit Status

Keeping Up with IRS Requirements The IRS requires a bit more of you, as a non-profit organization. Aside from your regular returns and/or employee taxes, you are required to file…

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What Should You Do With Your Business When You Want to Retire?

As you near your retirement age, you might be wondering what is going to happen when you decide to walk away from your business. Though you should have made this…

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Time Saving Accounting Tips

Ask any business owner and the last thing that he or she wants to do is take care of the books. At the end of the day or week, going…

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5 Tips For Managing Your Non-Profit’s Board

If you’re running a non-profit organization, then your board of directors is one of the most important aspects of that organization. The board provides guidance, structure, and many times it’s…

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5 Situations Which Require the Expertise of Your Accountant

When you run a small business, you need to understand every aspect of entrepreneurship, including maintaining your accounts. After all, you can’t keep your business going without money. And unless…

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Why you Should be an Entrepreneur

Becoming an entrepreneur is a big decision, which should not be made overnight. You might want to list some of the pros and cons to help you decide if you…

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Developing a “Head for Numbers” While Running a Business

Accounting is one of the most important aspects of a business. And yet, it is also the least understood. A lot of people go around saying that they don’t have…

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Managing Cash Flow

The Power of Cash “All truth lies in the bank balance” and “Cash is king” are two common phrases every business owner knows by heart. Businesses, both for-profit, and non-profits…

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