Transition Planning for Family-Owned Businesses

Family-owned businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy. According to the Conway Center for Family Business, they account for nearly 65% of the U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP), and create over 60% of America’s jobs. Family businesses are unique in that they typically depend on the strength, energy and vision of the founder for…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Financial Statement Analysis – Phoenix AZ

Identify how an analyst places a value on a company; Recognize the causes of and determine solutions to common financial problems such as reduced liquidity, increased leverage, and low profitability; Recall key points related to bankruptcy prediction models; Indicate ways to correct liquidity problems.   When: March 20th, 2017 @ 8am – 3:30pm Where: ASCPA Learning…

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Can You Purchase a Business With No Money Down

Millions of aspiring entrepreneurs have a dream of being in business for themselves. In today’s economy, however, it can be difficult to put aside enough money to get started. In general, it is better to buy into an existing business rather than start one from scratch. Here are a few reasons why: Existing businesses have…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Developing Your Negotiating Skills – Phoenix AZ

Don’t think you are a negotiator? Everyone negotiates in their daily life – from choosing a restaurant to agreeing on salary and benefits. CPAs and practitioners who are formally trained in negotiating will generally do better than those who are not. Everyone can benefit from learning the basic tools to improve their outcomes in negotiation….

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In-Demand Businesses You Can Start

Now is the perfect time to get started working toward your entrepreneurial dream. And today more than ever, there are countless business opportunities designed to fit virtually any skillset and budget. To be successful in your new venture, it is best to get into a business that is in-demand and already has a built-in market….

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