Many business owners do not know the full advantages of having an accountant because most people believe accounting is only bookkeeping. After leaving school and working in the field, I learned it’s more important to be proactive instead of reactive as an accountant. Discussing our financial ideas with an accountant is one of the top
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How many of us think, “what’s the catch?” when we see “Free.” And many business owners loath the clients who always try to get something for free (the poverty mindset). But you can give free resources and have cash flow. I have the heart of a giver but I did not know that there was
I remember when I did not seek God’s favor in finances. Instead, I tried to carry it all on my own. And as the head of household and a sole entrepreneur in my own company, the responsibilities became more than I could handle. “If we seek good we find favor with God.” Proverbs 11:2 NIV.
Money leaks are habits, beliefs, and external influences that impact our money over-time. We slowly spend the money without realizing the harm we are doing to our budgets. Think of a bottle or jug of water that over a period of time you noticed a puddle of water around the jug. Money leaks are the
It’s a wonder that doing less feels productive but somehow the world views it as lazy. “Less is more” is my focus for this year. I learned this principle by focusing on God. I found financial success in the middle of peace. Because God is in all aspects of our lives His principles for everyday
Distractions are often a word I hear many people laugh at and then sigh. We lose focus because the fog begins to set in obstructing our view. Many things continue to pop up that seem to be out of our control. Expenses out of the blue. More unexpected than expected. I wonder…are those things really
Successful financial strategies keep it simple. Last week we discussed creating multiple streams of income with wisdom. Most business owners begin working with multiple strategies that are distractions in their business. Multiple streams of income are birth from your current processes. What stream of income can you create that will not cause a financial hardship? What
I have seen and felt the differences between the world’s business practices and those God is directing me to as a Kingdom business owner. I have worked for many companies. Large, small medium companies and their practices are similar. Most companies follow the formula of other corporations instead of the leading of the Holy
When creating multiple streams of income, most people focus on revenue only. In other words, “How much can I earn?” And many of them miss the mark and create distractions and money drains instead. Having multiple streams of income is important. Wisdom directs us to prepare for uncertainties of life or do not put all
Financials can feel over whelming but it doesn’t have to feel this way. A couple of years ago even I felt very overwhelmed with what was going on financially. I am responsible for managing the funds, making income, the household, the business, and my children. I am unmarried, solo parenting and a solo business owner.
The wisdom of the investor’s mindset is the planting and harvesting concept. Investors know an investment needs to be productive, tended, researched, and above all time to develop. A wise investor seeks opportunities that benefit themselves as well as others for a profitable return on money. An investor is someone who gives money to another
In the past, I did not believe I should or could charge for my services. Today, I have learned that we are given special skills in order to help us earn a living. We are also giving natural abilities and spiritual giftings to help us serve in those skills. When we build a business plan and