2019 Small Business Trends

I found a really interesting article detailing small businesses trends and what to expect in 2019 . What’s it like being a small business owner today? With corporate profitability at its highest in four years, favorable GDP growth, consumer spending up year over year, and the percentage of investment as part of the economy back to … Continue reading 2019 Small Business Trends

Small Business Success Stories to Learn From

Written by Larry Alton: Running a small business is interesting in that it can be both a lonely and fraternal experience. It’s lonely in the sense that no two small businesses are the same. Every entrepreneurhas to deal with a unique set of circumstances and factors that are specific to their business. On the other hand, it’s fraternal … Continue reading Small Business Success Stories to Learn From

FMS Bookkeeping Service Offerings

Our Services Ensuring your bills are paid on time Preparing balance sheets or P&L accounts Reconciling bank and credit card statements Manage business bank account Preparing invoices and general ledgers Preparing and mailing invoices to customers Payment reminders Maintaining financial data Entering payables and receivables Sales tax reporting and submission Create year-end reports Interpret financial … Continue reading FMS Bookkeeping Service Offerings

FMS Administrative Service Offerings

Our Services Email and Schedule arrangements Email Management/Filtering Database Building / Updating Contacts or CRM Answering Customer Service Emails Sending of Greetings eCards, Event Invitations, etc. Calendar Management Appointment Scheduling Travel Arrangement and Planning Reminder Services – following up with clients and vendors File storage and organizations task File Management - Dropbox / Google Drive … Continue reading FMS Administrative Service Offerings

It’s never to late too become independent

Author: Evgeniy Sen Those born to become businessmen will do that at any age. These graphics by Anna Vital show us how important it is to always keep being yourself and work hard on your ideas, despite the stuff you're busy with now and the number of years estimating on figures in your passport. Don't confine your … Continue reading It’s never to late too become independent

FMS Social Media Marketing Offering

Social Media isn't a one way broadcast; it is a multi-way opportunity for dialogue Our Services Set up, organize and modify social networking profiles Schedule and manage Twitter Tweets, Facebook and Instagram posts Proofread and edit content written by you or your team before posting Monitor social media conversations for new messages, followers and engagement … Continue reading FMS Social Media Marketing Offering

5 Ways Small Businesses Are at a Disadvantage

5 Ways Small Businesses are At a Disadvantage cited: Politicians are fond of saying that small businesses are the backbone of the economy. And while standing up for the little guy is a popular way to win over voters, there’s actually some truth to that assertion.   The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) reports that smaller companies … Continue reading 5 Ways Small Businesses Are at a Disadvantage

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Virtual Assistant

By: Melissa Darcey Thanks to technology and advanced communication tools, virtual work and telecommuting have significantly increased in popularity, with freelance workers accounting for roughly 34% of the total US workforce. One such telecommuting position that can help small-business owners get more done is the virtual assistant. A virtual assistant is an administrative professional who works remotely on … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Virtual Assistant

10 Reasons You Should Hire a Bookkeeper for Your Startup

A professional bookkeeper actually saves you money through less human error and the bills that get paid on time. Consider a scenario where your startup is on its way from idea to formal business. There are many, many things to think about and consider. And one of them may just include that all-important decision of when to … Continue reading 10 Reasons You Should Hire a Bookkeeper for Your Startup