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This website is designed to assist business entrepreneurs in becoming better managers/owners and increase overall profitability. There are over 485 articles on this site, I’m sure there is one that will answer your question(s), at least guide you in the right direction. However, this is a membership site, the first three articles per month are GRATIS and you may read them without having to log in or register. Once you have reached your allowed limit, you must register as a member. An annual membership is only $2.99 and provides you with access to all the information on this site. There are two levels of membership:
- Annual Pass – Full access for one year for only $2.99.
- Education Institutions – Free access is available for professors and students. Simply e-mail me firstname.lastname@example.org and I’ll set it up.
I am a firm believer in the feedback loop method of accounting and the corresponding subjective knowledge learned from testing. This entire site has articles written with that concept in mind. The feedback loop method is simple and follows three steps: 1) take an idea, set up the parameters, processes and implement; 2) gather data from the results; and 3) generate reports for management to review results and maximize the profits via changes etc.
If you are involved in the construction industry, then your net profits should be no less than 7%. I’m talking about the bottom line, after all costs (including an owner’s compensation package) including federal and state taxes. If you are a pass-through entity, this means your bottom line should be no less than 12%.
The construction/real estate area of business is the primary source of my knowledge. I think I’ve seen it all. Over time, I’ve developed standards of performance for the residential construction business sector. These standards allow me to identify issues that exist with performance down to various levels of detail. These standards are modified slightly for the commercial construction sector. I have written multiple articles related to this and these can be found over in the construction industry standards section. If you have questions or want advice to help you improve, then contact me. Go to the footer and click on the ‘My Services’ page and you will find my e-mail address or simply click the chat button over on the right, I am frequently online. I usually respond within 24 hours.
Yes, I can help you. I have over 25 years of experience and my knowledge is expressed in the 475+ articles I’ve written on this site. You will not find too many accountants out there that have taken the time to write down their knowledge. The more complex the business situation, the more intriguing for me. I break it down into the basic business principles and relate the problem to those business principles. Whether you are just getting started or are a sophisticated experienced entrepreneur, my help can be invaluable to your company.
My fees are reasonable and I operate remotely. I may have to come on-site to implement training or address some aspect of the work. But overall, I’m accessible and responsive. Allow me to take the wealth of information I have and implement systems and processes in your company to improve the bottom line. Go to the ‘My Services’ page in the footer and send me an e-mail. I’ll contact you and get information and draft a proposal to you.