Allison Hawkins

The “Juggle”

Thirteen years ago I left my full time accounting job at an energy company to stay home with my oldest son Christopher. It wasn’t part of the plan but he had health concerns that required lot of care and attention. Prior to that I was a 110% at work...

Communication – It’s not just a soft skill – it’s Key

  As an accountant I spent the first few years of my career honing my technical skills which also included learning the buzz words and acronyms that exist in all the training, documentation and reports I used on a daily basis.  I was surrounded...

Helping Small Business through Story Telling Part 1

Helping Small Business through Story Telling   Our vision is to give every business owner the ability to understand as much of their accounting as they want to.  They may never love their accounting, but they won’t fear it any more. At the least...

Xero Spend or Receive Money-The Details

Xero to Hero #1  Xero: Spend or Receive Money – The Details This is the 1st installment in a XERO TO HERO series to do a deep dive into Xero specific functionality. This is for all those Xero users that want to take a deeper dive into the functionality...

All I Need To Know I Learned In Grade School

Lessons in Pricing & Cash Management from a Grade School Market A few weeks ago my son Christopher’s class held a Christmas market.  Each student had to decide what they were going to sell and then make/build or create the item.  Things for sale...