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My Secrets for Writing an Effective Email Newsletter

My Secrets for Writing an Effective Email Newsletter

After putting together 70+ issues of Cloud Accounting Weekly, I’m sharing how I do it; the case for the five-hour workday; big data, open banking, and the close process; 2018 predictions for cloud integrators; Amazon Go opens in Seattle; how automation will change work, purpose, and meaning; Burger King explains Net Neutrality; Kashoo gets into bookkeeping services; and more

What are the best social media channels for your accounting firm?

What are the best social media channels for your accounting firm?

There are so many social media channels and there’s always something new coming. Check out this article by The Profitable Firm to figure out if your accounting firm needs to be on every social media channel.

Xero Partners with WeWork

Xero Partners with WeWork

Xero partners with WeWork, how to run remote meetings, making it harder for prospects to become clients, EY launches blockchain initiative, and more

New Year, New Job

New Year, New Job

Philly is still using 35-year old accounting software, BDO USA selects Expensify for preferred partnership, Doug Sleeter lays out the promise of blockchain technology, why the long-term jobs killer isn't China (it's automation), and more

CAS on the Rise

CAS on the Rise

Client accounting services emerges as significant revenue source, Xero revamps its partner program, how to cheat your way to the highest levels of professional ethics, an essential tool for e-commerce accountants, and more

Automation & Time Theft

Automation & Time Theft

Xero adds tracking categories to new reports, IRS eliminates 7k jobs, time sheets and time theft, Zenefits user conference is 10/18, Wayne Schmidt on the future of the profession, Catching Clouds is hiring, when you don't have time for marketing, and how Sara Blakely started Spanx

Trash That Timesheet

Trash That Timesheet

“Trashing the Timesheet” with Ron Baker, the “War on Excel”, Xero & PayPal play nice, Expensify automates with AI, Hubdoc & Fathom want to help with advisory, “Weeding” your client list, how to write about tax without being boring, and more

Cloud Accounting Weekly #18

Cloud Accounting Weekly #18

Highlights from Xerocon San Francisco, travel the world while working remotely, 10 sites to find freelancers, an answer to "What is an API?", 9 reasons your accounting firm lost that job, how to get MileIQ for free, and a ton of software updates, including big ones to CrunchBoards

Cloud Accounting Weekly #10

Cloud Accounting Weekly #10

Abacus on the cutting edge with Slack, FloQast honored, QuickBooks features InvoiceSherpa, Xero disables FreshBooks integration, BofA starts Apple Pay withdrawals at ATMs, and more

Cloud Accounting Weekly #4

Cloud Accounting Weekly #4

Xero revenue rises 67%, David Barrett explains his ExpensiCon chart, TSheets integrates with Expensify, Geni Whitehouse says be quirky, Rod Drury talks Tesla, and more