Journal

Power of Financial Transparency With Employees

By Lance O'Grady
Throughout many of my financial roles, It wasn’t common for me to tell anyone anything about the company's financials. I understood how the money needed to be spent and I was positive that by disclosing specific dollar amounts, employees would spend money haphazardly.

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Google Analytics Launches 'Universal Analytics'

By Lance O'Grady
A typical consumer today uses multiple devices to surf the web and interact in many ways with your business. For most large businesses, already swimming in many sources of data, it’s an enormous challenge, but also an incredible opportunity.

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Why You Should Trash Your Existing Systems

By Lance O'Grady
It's easy to blame the systems for your company's problems. But maybe you need to look at how the people fit into those processes.

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Honestly…Treat Everyday Like It's Tax Season

By Lance O'Grady
Sooner or later, prospective buyers will need to verify your company's financials--and that's when the time and effort you invest in good bookkeeping starts to really pay off.

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How to Grow Your Online Company?

By Lance O'Grady
Lessons from how founder and CEO Jim McCann scaled $330 million (market cap) 1-800-Flowers.com.

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Global Social Media Trends in 2013

By Lance O'Grady
As former advocates of the Mayan Apocalypse could no doubt tell you, predicting the future isn’t an exact science. We made it through 2012 without facing an apocalypse, and now thoughts are turning to what might happen throughout the rest of 2013.

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Top 10 Accounting Mistakes in Small to Medium Sized Businesses

By Lance O'Grady
  1. Not knowing your true cash balance: Due to things like automatic payments and bank charges, money that appears in your cash drawer and your checking account may already be spent.

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Why 2013 Is the Year of Responsive Web Design

By Lance O'Grady
2012 has been a very unusual year in the PC market. For the first time since 2001, PC sales are projected to be lower than they were in the previous year.

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