Technology news December 2009

Practice Development

Recession isn't deterring investment in social media and online communities

A second annual survey of companies sponsoring online communities shows signs of increasing maturation as enterprises continue to invest in social media tools and online communities.
AccountingWEB Life

Businesses can use social media to shorten the sales cycle

How can businesses use social media to shorten the sales cycle? And, how can marketers measure the ROI of their social media investments?
Technology

Working in the Cloud: Talk to your clients about Cloud Computing

You may have heard the phrase ‘Cloud Computing’ before and perhaps thought it didn’t apply to you, but accountants should make an effort to find out more about this new technology.
Technology

Converting to QuickBooks: The How-To Guide

Here is a guide for converting a client's accounting system to QuickBooks. The guide is designed to help you help your clients, by removing much of the uncertainty of conversion and shortening the process.
Technology

Going into labour: Problem-solving with QuickBooks

A Canadian cloth diaper company using QuickBooks solved the problem of incorporating labour costs into the products they create.
Practice Development

Increase billings (and value) for existing QuickBooks clients

There is a new technology available that brings the local accounting professionals back into the game, especially when offering QuickBooks training to their own clients.
Technology

What's new in QuickBooks 2010, from Intuit Academy

Intuit Academy has provided AccountingWEB readers with their new 2010 guide to new features in QuickBooks.