Dispatch from Xerocon Austin

Dispatch from Xerocon Austin

New Xero features announced at Xerocon Austin, Intuit acquires TSheets, how Dominos stands out in a world awash in pizza, H&R Block opens a coffeehouse, tech tools for frequent travelers, & more

What Business Owners Want

What Business Owners Want

Your Twitter guide for Xerocon, why the normal accounting sales model no longer works, 3 tips to build an accounting firm brand that stands out, everything you need to know about fixed pricing, and more

Why Do We Still Commute?

Why Do We Still Commute?

The personal computer was supposed to kill the office and liberate us from hellish commutes to the city. But the average American commute has only increased since then. Could virtual reality finally change that? Read the article on CityLab.

The Classification of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency by the IRS

The Classification of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency by the IRS

IRS guidance is silent on which section of the tax code cryptocurrency falls into. This has major implications for the tax treatment of transactions involving Bitcoin. Read Craig Smalley's analysis on CPA Practice Advisor.

New Features and Improvements Announced at QuickBooks Connect

New Features and Improvements Announced at QuickBooks Connect

Intuit announced a number of new features and improvements at the annual QuickBooks Connect user conference. Read about the updates on the QuickBooks Blog.

Giving Thanks for Cloud Accounting

Giving Thanks for Cloud Accounting

New QBO features announced at QuickBooks Connect, introducing the Lifestyle Accountants Community, a review of Kindful (CRM for nonprofits), how to structure a blog post so people will actually read it, issues with IRS guidance on Bitcoin, why we still commute, the best standing desks, and more

Blockchain Solves a Problem from Antiquity

Blockchain Solves a Problem from Antiquity

If you want to understand the value of blockchain and cryptocurrency, read this. It has nothing to do with the price of Bitcoin. That’s just a distraction. The true value is that it provides a distributed system for verifying claims of ownership — whatever they may be.

Listen to my new podcast 🎧

Listen to my new podcast 🎧

Cloud Accounting Weekly is now also a podcast, Xero announces strong half-year results, how blockchain solves a problem from antiquity, introducing QuickBooks Projects, Expensify integrates with Xero HQ, Square releases a full-fledged cash register, another look at Clio, welcoming our robot overlords, and more

Ask in Xero HQ & QuickBooks Online Invoicing in Gmail

Ask in Xero HQ & QuickBooks Online Invoicing in Gmail

Intuit unveils new finance platform "Turbo," the untold story of Xero, the best tech for your home office, query clients with Ask in Xero HQ, send QBO invoices from Gmail, the best password managers, flying drones that take inventory, and more