Jaana Leskinen is a native of Finland. Prior to immigrating to the US, she earned an associate degree in Economics and a BA degree in Public Administration in Finland. In the United States, she has earned an Associate Degree in Accounting and a BS in Technical Management with Concentration in Accounting. She has over twenty-five years experience in accounting and tax preparation and has been a Certified QuickBooks Online and Desktop Certified ProAdvisor® since 2009. Jaana specializes in working with outsourced accounting and payroll clients, individual income tax preparation and QuickBooks® support for the firm’s business clients. In her free time, she serves as auditor for the Atlanta Finland Society and loves to travel and do oil paintings.
If you’re not a fan of Black Friday chaos—you know…the crowds, the rush, the relentless search for a parking space—then ditch the onsite shopping this year while still enjoying the sweet deals.
The Department of Labor (DOL) announced a final rule that allows a much larger pool of employees to earn overtime if they work more than 40 hours per week. Specifically, the DOL raised the salary level for employees who are counted as “exempt” (or unable to earn overtime pay).
If you’re starting a second business, then you know everything that’s involved with a business launch. However, there are a few business basics that every entrepreneur should revisit before diving into another enterprise. Consider these business basics and then put them into a well-thought-out business plan: