Collecting Past Due Fees

Ed Mendlowitz, CPA, ABV, PFS Author of “Implementing Fee Increases” Question: Client didn’t pay his bills to me, doesn’t return my phone calls, and his secretary keeps sending me the tax notices he gets with notes of “when are you … Continued

Why Good Accounting Firms Make Bad Decisions

The dysfunctional partner team and three ways to get them back on track. You’ve tried management by committee. And by now, you know it doesn’t work. In a new analysis of CPA firm management practices, Marc Rosenberg finds, “Management by … Continued

The Client Service Team in Action

by Bruce W. Marcus Professional Services Marketing 3.0 While some firms have explored the idea of client service groups, and leading thinkers like Patrick McKenna have been training firms in the concept for several years, few firms have developed the … Continued

Comp Plans for the New Managing Partner

Lessons from the best-managed firms. By Marc Rosenberg Author of “CPA Firm Management and Governance: The Managing Partner’s Guide to Running a CPA Firm Like a Business.” Baby boomer partners are rapidly approaching retirement age, resulting in a dramatic increase … Continued