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5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Handle Your Own Books

By Dave Gentry |

So often with startups, independent professionals, and small businesses, the person in charge figures that it’s best if he or she tackles the bookkeeping for the business. As professional bookkeepers at BooksTime, we have seen – over and over again – frustrated, exhausted business owners finally give up the “battle with their books” and hand them… Continue Reading
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America: The First Startup

By Dave Gentry |

Few things should give us pause during this huge holiday weekend: the crack of a firework, the first notes of the Star Spangled Banner, a dry swallow of hot dog bun. But if you have a moment for introspection, ponder the notion of our great nation as the world’s first startup. Hear me out. America’s… Continue Reading
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Moving on Up- How to Maximize SEO and Boost Your Business

By Dave Gentry |

Like a vine reaching towards light, the competition for high-ranking placement in search engines is a matter of (business) survival. Which explains why Dale Bertrand, owner of Chimaera Labs, drew a thick crowd to Workbar for his event, “Intro To Search Engine Optimization.” “We help tech companies build their sales pipeline,” read his first slide. The… Continue Reading