In our latest video, Susan Richards, FCPA, FCMA flies through a dozen ways to fund your startup without giving away a piece of your company.
As the nation prepares for tax filing season, businesses are scrambling to keep up with all the reporting requirements including T2200 forms. T2200s are forms that are applicable when employees are required to pay their own expenses while carrying out the duties of employment. The information we are sharing on this is based on our […]
In this video Susan Richards discusses common challenges for internal accounting and finance teams as well as recommendations on how to overcome them.
In this video our Co-Founder and Managing Partner Susan Richards, discusses how to plan your financials as a business during uncertainty. She covers everything from her 2021 expectations, strategic planning, how to measure against your plan, scaling your business, cash flow tips, what investors or bankers want to see in your financials and company, and […]
When it comes to measuring the financial performance of your SaaS startup you need to learn how to calculate SaaS Metrics. SaaS Metrics generally do a more effective job at measuring your business performance than traditional financial statements given the unique nature of the business model itself. Why is this? SaaS businesses face significant losses in the […]
You can’t manage what you don’t measure, right? When it comes to improving your financial performance the best advice I can give business owners is to numerate your strategic plan and then measure how you are doing against it. What does that look like? Generally speaking it is laying out a monthly view to your revenues, expenses, […]
In the third instalment of our Q&A series with our Co-Founder Susan Richards, FCPA, FCMA, we asked her about what companies should look for when deciding on what accounting firm to use. What are 3 tips you would give to a company evaluating accounting firm options? Having strong professional advisors is key factor to building […]
In our latest weekly blog series we’re interviewing our Co-Founder Susan Richards, FCPA, FCMA to provide our readers with financial tips and tricks to help businesses and startups succeed. What are 3 tips for financial forecasting during uncertainty? A financial model is only as good as the assumptions that are built into it. Here are […]
Our Managing Partner, Susan Richards, FCMA, FCPA was a special featured guest on RZ Consulting‘s recent webinar (April 14, 2020) on Cloud Accounting for Small Businesses with Tarek Belghith. The webinar was presented by the Kanata-Carleton Small Business Network and Kanata Central. In this webinar they discussed how to leverage cloud technology and app integrations […]
Opportunities abound in this ever-changing world for start ups to scale to sustainable success. As rapidly as COVID-19 has swept the globe, so grows the demand on technology tools to enhance our experiences like never before. But not every idea will become a financially sustainable success so some expertise early on can stack your odds. […]