From the Publisher
Many bookkeeping services fail because the entrepreneurs focus on bookkeeping and dont take the time to learn how to plan their business and make it profitable. Start & Run a Bookkeeping Business will teach you the basics of running your own business and provide insider tips to keep it running smoothly.
Written in the step-by-step style that has made the Start & Run series the best of its kind, this indispensable guide also addresses issues specific to a bookkeeping service, such as how to assess which clients are profitable and when to involve a professional accountant. By following the principles Angie Mohr outlines and using the worksheets that accompany this book, you will be well on the way to owning a successful bookkeeping business.
Youll learn how to
assess whether running your own business is right for you
decide whether to work from home
market your services cost-effectively
manage your workload and cash flow
and much more!
Whether you are just starting your own business or wanting to expand your bookkeeping business, this book will show you how. It includes chapters on hiring and managing employees, staying competitive, and planning for business growth.
Worksheets and forms are included on the cd-rom in MS Excel, MS Word, and pdf formats for use on a Windows-based PC.
About the Author
Angie Mohr CPA, CA, CMA is a chartered accountant and certified management accountant who has previously written four books in the Self-Counsel Press Numbers 101 for Small Business series. She is the managing director of Mohr & Company Chartered Accountants and Business Consultants. Mohr can be heard regularly on radio with small-business survival tips, and she is also a newspaper business columnist. Angie is the author of these books from Self-Counsel Press: * Bookkeepers' Boot Camp * Financial Management 101 * Finance & Grow Your New Business * Start & Run a Bookkeeping Business