Entries by kpartem

Companies Spread Hope During the COVID-19 Pandemic

There is no denying that the spread of COVID-19 has caused much pain and suffering. However, if we look hard enough we can also see that this pandemic has brought many of us together in ways in which we couldn’t have imagined. These acts of kindness provide us with optimism during this extremely trying time.  […]

Has Your Business Been Impacted By COVID-19? Here Are Important Resources

It goes without saying that we are weathering some very difficult and unprecedented times. The spread of COVID-19, the Coronavirus, has in many ways changed everything, including the state of our economy. On March 19, 2020, Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Wolf, ordered that all non-life-sustaining businesses in the state close. His order was carried out beginning […]

New Code May Impact Your Balance Sheet

After almost 40 years the Financial Account Standards Board (FASB) has replaced the Accounting Standards Codification (ASC) surrounding the leasing of property. The new standard, commonly referred to as ASC 842 or ASU 2016-02, replaces the prior US GAAP leasing standard, referred to as ASC 840.  FASB issued this Accounting Standards Update (ASU) – in […]

3 Reasons Why Your Lack of Focus is Killing the Business

I’ve recently spoken with several small businesses that are having a really difficult time defining themselves. They are trying so hard to be broad in an effort not miss an opportunity for work, that they are appearing vague, disorganized, and not trustworthy. With millions and millions of businesses trying to differentiate themselves from their competitors, […]

The “Cash Problem” with Legal Marijuana Businesses

With 33 states (and counting) now legalizing the sale of marijuana (medicinal and/or recreational), the pot industry has made a lot of headway. But while it has become somewhat commonplace for many individuals, for the federal government, cannabis is still no different than cocaine or heroine. However, for the states in which it is legal, […]

7 Tips for Working Smarter – Not Harder

You likely find yourself working really hard day in and day out to get things done, only to feel like you are running on a treadmill, with no forward movement. You may find yourself thinking, “How could I possibly do more than what I’m already doing?” The thought can be overwhelming. The good news: You […]

5 Tips for Balancing Your Business’ Budget for Success

Alarmingly, more than half of businesses fail due to inadequate funding or other financial issues. Although many of us understand that we need to be mindful of what we purchase, most of us don’t pay close enough attention to our actual budget. Overspending can create many additional issues for your business – issues that can […]