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Financial Statements

Your Financial Statements Wear Many Hats

“Know your numbers” is a common phrase when we advise our clients. No one has ever asked me which numbers and why? But I think these are good questions, so I’m going to give you a rundown on the important numbers. Let’s start by getting clear about the purposes your financial statements serve. Just like […]

Fiddle Featured

Fiddle.io – Inventory Management and More!

I recently invited our friend, Taylor Howe at Fiddle.io to share a little about Fiddle, the online platform for managing inventory, sales, sourcing, and manufacturing. Here’s what he had to say about this dynamic program! Why Fiddle?  Physical product brands, at their core, need to be excellent at producing incredible products that their customers love. […]

Inventory

How Well Do You Know Your Inventory Numbers?

Inventory is EVERYTHING! It is what will generate the cash to make your business hum. Keeping up with it may not be sexy or fun like marketing can be, but it is crucial in order to have a successful ecommerce business. As we work on “renovating” the accounting system for clients, we are often asked to explain the difference between the […]

Cost of goods

Inventory Costs—What’s COGS, What’s Not?

Inventory. It’s the lifeblood of every ecommerce business. If you have no product coming in, you have no product going out, and your business isn’t likely to survive. But it’s not just about selling your product. Starting at square one, it’s about ensuring there is a market for your product, that the consumer will pay […]

Using Inventory Lab

How InventoryLab Can Help Your Amazon Business Right Now

Inventory Lab has been a great partner with bookskeep since 2016. In fact, we just passed our 5-year anniversary mark! They have generously allowed me to write for their newsletter and blog to ensure their customers are “in the know” about financial matters. They have hosted me several times on webinars. We have several clients […]