I have a confession to make…

Sadly, I missed an exceptionally important class on the way to my accounting degree decades ago (when dinosaurs ruled the Earth).

Don’t get me wrong – Miami University (@MiamiUniversity) did an awesome job getting me ready for the world of accounting.

But when it comes to the class on dealing with small business accounting freakshows, I think I overslept for that one.

DIY ACCOUNTING FREAKSHOWS – ACT ONE

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This month, I am celebrating the twentieth anniversary of my consulting practice (time flies when you’re having a blast!)

Given that, it’s impossible not to hit the pause button and share some of the problematic (and eye-popping) situations I’ve bumped into in the world of small business accounting during that time.

Let’s get warmed up just a bit…

  • Far too many businesses do not run a profit and loss report each month.

They should. Really, they need to.

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