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Protecting Profitability in Uncertain Times

Posted: July 30, 2018 - Blog, Executive Focus

We are very possibly entering a time period that there are going to be dual pressures on profitability. First of all almost all companies are going to feel the impact of growing inflation due to the general strength of the economy, both from a labor perspective and the increase in material input cost due to Read More

How Technology is Changing Accounting

Posted: July 30, 2018 - Blog, Sage Intacct

Forget the traditional audit where a team of accountants spend weeks at a client to produce a document that’s out of date and expensive. The future value add in accounting is all about advising (moving from obsolete accounting systems), predicting (using new tools to guide clients), coaching and consulting on the best path forward, not Read More

Moving to “the Cloud” with Sharepoint

Posted: July 30, 2018 - Blog, IT Consulting & Services

We have all probably heard about ‘the Cloud’ and the benefits of migrating our servers to it, but for many small business owners it is still a daunting step to take. What would building a virtual copy of your company server in the Cloud entail? How would we manage and maintain it? If your company Read More

LEADer in the Spotlight – Yoko Yamamoto

Posted: July 30, 2018 - Blog

WHO: Yoko Yamamoto WHAT: Started hosting new study groups for Japanese professionals in Novi, Michigan & Cincinnati, Ohio ROLES:  CDH Principal, Business Evaluation and Transfer Pricing Expert, CPA, CVA, Best Practices Guru DETAILS:  Yoko is our newly promoted principal who has been with CDH for 12 years.  She specializes in providing tax, accounting and business Read More

Managing Labor with a Record Low Unemployment Rate

Posted: July 18, 2018 - Blog, Executive Focus

For many of my clients, 2018 brings good news for employees, but most employers are facing tougher times filling positions as the job market continues to tighten its grip. For the month of May, the economy added 180,000 jobs and pushed the unemployment rate to an 18 year low of 3.8%. For 2018, 44% of Read More

Harassment in the Workplace

Posted: May 25, 2018 - Blog, Human Resources

Harassment in the Workplace Today it was McDonald’s, yesterday was Uber. It seems like every day brings new sexual harassment allegations against prominent figures and corporations. Since the #MeToo movement brought the issue of sexual harassment center stage, experts are predicting sexual harassment topics will remain high profile for a while. Businesses could face potential Read More

Why Dashboards Matter – Sage Intacct

Posted: May 21, 2018 - Blog, Sage Intacct

Good dashboard design with the right metrics provide the value add when a client signs up to upgrade from older legacy systems. Sage Intacct provides the relevant dashboards by role to key in on these highlights and drive your business forward. Dashboards in Sage Intacct take transactional data and transform it into a key performance Read More

Becoming a CPA

Posted: May 21, 2018 - Blog, Professional Development

Becoming a CPA As you are working towards to becoming an official CPA, here are a few things that can save you a ton of time on your license application process. This blog is applicable to those who already passed all sections of CPA exams and the AICPA ethics exam, and are ready for becoming Read More