Beyond the Leaf

Whether you're thinking of starting a business or already running one, these financial tips will help you make better decisions. You'll learn how to set saving goals, estimate taxes, invest in your company, and more.

Are you taking your profit first?

In a prior blog I shared how I used the Profit First methodology to turn my business from a cash eating machine to financially healthy. I went from having sporadic cash flow to having enough cash to:

Brandi's profit first success story

Brandi came to us in November of 2020 for accounting and tax services for her retail business....

Why Profit First and What it Means to My Business

In December of 2020, Leaf Book CFO Services became a Profit First Certified firm. We sent out a big...

infrastructure & equipment purchases that grow farm profits

You think it’s time to scale your flower or specialty farming operation. You’ve been growing...

How Do I Prepare My Business For a Recession

Small businesses can be vulnerable to economic recession and disaster. If there is anything the...

Four Financial mistakes new flower farmers make in their business

There has never been a better time to start growing flowers on a commercial basis in the US. While...

How to Calculate Estimated Taxes and Reduce Your Risk of NonCompliance

Keep the IRS away. If you're self-employed, an entrepreneur or a small business owner, then it's...

The CFO's Process of Developing Budget Plans and Forecasts

No one has a crystal ball. With that said, we can make educated guesses about the future and put...

How to Monitor Inventory for Discrepancies

A good inventory management strategy is one of the keys to success for any business.

2021 Deadlines for US Tax Returns

There are a number of tax deadlines in 2021 and, as an entrepreneur, remembering each and every one...