Small Business Management

Join the club…how peer groups can grow your business

Since 2005, I have been fortunate to be involved with two excellent peer groups.  Both groups are made up of CPAs and accounting firms across the country who do what I do – provide accounting, payroll, and tax services to small businesses.  One group is focused on how to operate the business better and the other is […]

Tour of Zappos HQ: Inspiring (and a tad disgusting)

Last week, I had an opportunity to tour Zappos‘ corporate HQ in Las Vegas.  The tour is called the “Zappos Insights” tour and it provides an inside look at how Zappos manages its business.   I’ve been looking forward to this because I love Zappos, and buy from them all time (I hate going to the mall). […]

Would Peyton Manning be a good business owner?

I miss football already.  But, just because I can’t watch football doesn’t mean I can’t write about my favorite quarterback.  If Peyton Manning weren’t blessed with the laser-rocket arm, would he make a good business owner? Yes, he would be.  Here’s how I know:  If you google his name, you’ll find countless stories of how […]