funding-financing

What Is an APR?

Discover what APR is. Determine the cost of a loan using an Annual Percentage Rate (APR), see how you can use APRs to compare loans, and learn how to calculate the APR on a loan yourself.

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finance-accounting

What Is a Cliff Vest?

Learn what a cliff vest is, and discover why it's valuable to startups and small businesses that offer equity to employees or other non-investor stakeholders. Review an example of a cliff vest.

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bookkeeping

How to Calculate Net Present Value

Learn what Net Present Value (NPV) is, see why it is an important analysis tool to add to your business decision-making process, and see a simple example calculation.

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funding-financing

Convertible Note

Learn what a convertible note is and why it can be a useful tool for entrepreneurs who are raising funds for their businesses. Discover some of the advantages and disadvantages of convertible notes.

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firm-management

Accounting Tip: Achieve Time Management by "AAPP-ing"

Learn about four key time management techniques that when combined are called AAPP-ing. See why some of these techniques are particularly useful for people in the accounting profession.

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pro-accounting

How to Determine Fixed Asset’s Salvage Value

Learn what salvage value is and why it's an important idea in the calculation of an asset's deprecation over time. Discover two common methods for deciding on an asset's salvage value.

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accounting-news

How to Implement Extensions of Ontario ESA Unpaid Parental and Critical Illness Leaves of Absence

Learn how Ontario businesses can take needed action regarding major changes to employment laws regarding unpaid parental and critical illness leaves of absence that went into effect Dec. 3, 2017.

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pro-accounting

Are You Ready to Evolve From Accountant to Consultant?

Learn how, as technology continues its fast move forward, accounting is evolving to more of a consulting profession. Discover the main reasons this is happening and why you as an accountant should adapt as soon as possible.

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