Here's a very cool explanation of how Soylent gets every penny’s worth out of their expensive conversations with their vendors. They use “Zapier to Automatically Transcribe Phone Calls and Build a Database of Legal Advice”. This reduces their need to hire programmers or non-revenue-building assistan...
06/23/2018 02:12 PM - Comment(s)
While Montgomery Business Solutions is not an accounting firm we do encourage our small business customers to have an outside CPA/Accountant review their financial reports and, in some cases, the actual database those reports are based on. This is usually a once a year task for small businesses but ...
06/18/2018 11:36 AM - Comment(s)
Is your tax preparer slow to respond? Switch to MBS as we are now an Authorized IRS E-File Provider (finger-printed and background-checked). Free review of last year's return. 
11/30/2017 10:54 AM - Comment(s)
Montgomery Business Solutions wants to give a shout out to Google’s free Chrome Remote Desktop. There’s a website that I need to refer to frequently, even when I’m out of the office, whose technical features only work while using Internet Explorer (IE). IE is only available on the Windows operatin...
10/24/2017 10:52 PM - Comment(s)
Gradifi - what a great perk to add to your roster of benefits when recruiting employees.
10/06/2017 09:28 PM - Comment(s)
Do you currently use QuickBooks Desktop and have been thinking of moving your database to QuickBooks Online? Are you still struggling with tracking your business' bookkeeping in spreadsheets or paper ledgers or another financial package that isn't working for you? Montgomery Business Solutions is cu...
09/13/2017 11:21 AM - Comment(s)
I just encountered my first customer support experience via text messaging. It was with Thumbtack's help desk. It was easy to do and I didn't have to be tethered to a web browser chat box. Thumbtack also just reformatted how their quote pricing is worded so it's easier to see how much each quote co...
09/07/2017 11:14 PM - Comment(s)

Remember, when closing or selling a business that you may have refunds owed to you such as prepaid insurance premiums, prepaid state unemployment insurance, utility deposits, rent deposits, etc.

Properly-recorded payments in your financial system should already show you what money you're due to get ...

08/23/2017 03:27 PM - Comment(s)
I'm very impressed with Upwork (formerly Odesk and Elance). Today they suspended my account until I had a two minute video chat with one of their support desk reps. This was done to verify that I am the real person that I portray to be in my profile and profile picture. Both Clients and Freelancers ...
08/21/2017 05:29 PM - Comment(s)
I picked out a great stock logo photo from a fantastic logo-making website and lo and behold a few days later find another business, a school, not too many miles away from me already using that same stock photo except their colors were changed. It's an inexpensive way to get your brand up and going ...
08/14/2017 09:01 PM - Comment(s)