Three Key Reasons You Should Consider Offering Unlimited PTO For Your Inland Empire Company

That old adage isn’t actually accurate. In my line of work, I’m learning something that it would behoove you to also understand: Time is actually worth more than money. So many Inland Empire businesses have internalized this reality, and have built huge enterprises dedicated to the proposition that people are MORE than willing to pay to get back their time. … Read More

Ursula GarrettThree Key Reasons You Should Consider Offering Unlimited PTO For Your Inland Empire Company

Four Key Steps For Effective Customer Care By Ursula Garrett

As “customer service” goes, I can guarantee that you (and YOUR customers too, btw) have multiple stories of Inland Empire businesses or organizations that have massively bungled the encounter. For instance, anyone who calls the IRS directly — instead of having someone like us handle it through the Practitioner Priority Line — can attest to how difficult it can be … Read More

Ursula GarrettFour Key Steps For Effective Customer Care By Ursula Garrett

Ursula Garrett’s Three Simple Steps Towards a Better Business Budget

It’s amazing — and scary — how many Inland Empire businesses operate without a true budget. Cash flow becomes their only barometer, and that often doesn’t include an accurate picture of ongoing growth, or the health of a business. Look — in addition to handling taxes and books on behalf of local business owners, we like to dig into the … Read More

Ursula GarrettUrsula Garrett’s Three Simple Steps Towards a Better Business Budget

How to Eliminate Workplace Gossip in Inland Empire Businesses

I’m going to step away from tax land today, and put on my business coaching hat. But don’t get me wrong — we are diligently working through many of our Inland Empire business owner client files and getting a significant thrill from being able to help so many of our business owner clients save a TON on their taxes this … Read More

Ursula GarrettHow to Eliminate Workplace Gossip in Inland Empire Businesses

Ursula Garrett’s Updated Tax Preparation Checklist for 2019

Tax season 2019 is inexorably moving forward. We now have less than two months before personal federal taxes are due. Which, of course, means that it’s time to get started if you haven’t yet done so already. I’m here today with a large checklist that you can work from, understanding that every person’s situation is a little different. Every Inland … Read More

Ursula GarrettUrsula Garrett’s Updated Tax Preparation Checklist for 2019

If There’s Another Government Shutdown We’re Here To Help Your Inland Empire Business

You’re wise these days if you don’t pay close attention to the political tug-of-war that seems to be getting worse and worse. If so, you might not have yet seen that the federal government seems headed for another shutdown. Which is rough news for any poor schmoe out there who is trying to go it alone — especially Inland Empire … Read More

Ursula GarrettIf There’s Another Government Shutdown We’re Here To Help Your Inland Empire Business

The TCJA And What It Means For Your Inland Empire Business

Usually, in the week following the Super Bowl, I do a fun rundown on the various advertisements — at least a short one. But this was an unusual year. Because unless you are a Patriots fan, everything about that game experience was boring, including the commercials. The NFL can’t be feeling great about its product after that. (Especially in New … Read More

Ursula GarrettThe TCJA And What It Means For Your Inland Empire Business

Effectively Using Your Inland Empire Company’s CRM For Sales Management

Well, before I dive into today’s dose of real world business strategy, you should know that as I write on Monday, the IRS has begun receiving filed federal tax returns. That means things are about to get real. Now, for our Inland Empire business owner clients (like you), things obviously take a little bit more time. We haven’t filed your … Read More

Ursula GarrettEffectively Using Your Inland Empire Company’s CRM For Sales Management

The Simple ‘Why’ For Inland Empire Businesses To Consider Professional Mentoring

Whether or not the federal government’s continued (as of this writing) partial shutdown affects you, the IRS did manage to pull in about half of its workforce, despite not offering them a paycheck — which would be a pretty great deal for an organizational leader, yeah? And those semi-furloughed IRS workers put out the news last week that they will, … Read More

Ursula GarrettThe Simple ‘Why’ For Inland Empire Businesses To Consider Professional Mentoring

Effective Meetings Guidelines For Inland Empire Companies Looking For Efficiency

Well, I don’t want to alarm you but the chances are good that we DON’T have to meet anytime in the next couple weeks, as we move towards tax season. (That is, unless something has changed with your Inland Empire business, and you need our help. Give us a call: (951) 679-2610 or shoot me an email through the email … Read More

Ursula GarrettEffective Meetings Guidelines For Inland Empire Companies Looking For Efficiency