I Used to Hate QuickBooks

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By Ed Mendlowitz
Call Me Before You Do Anything: The Art of Accounting

I really used to hate QuickBooks, but not anymore.

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When QB came out, most of my small business clients were using DOS-based accounting software, and we were using similar software for our after-the-fact work. At some point we were getting new clients that had purchased QB and we needed to learn how to use it. The first few times I worked on such clients I started compiling a list of the specifics of what was “wrong” with QB.