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The Difference between Bookkeeping and Accounting


Bookkeeping and accounting are often used interchangeably when describing a process of recording financial transactions for a business, but they are not the same functions. None of these tasks are done by bookkeepers. Cost accountants deal in allocating costs expenses to specific products, jobs, contracts, etc.

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Why CFOs Love Outsourced Bookkeeping Services: 4 Key Reasons

Basis 365

One area that has gained significant traction in recent years is outsourced bookkeeping services, particularly among Chief Financial Officers (CFOs). CFOs responsible for managing a company's financial operations increasingly recognize the benefits of outsourcing bookkeeping functions to specialized service providers.


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Why A Business Should Outsource its Bookkeeping

Basis 365

Small businesses can outsource bookkeeping services if they need help managing their finances. What are the responsibilities of outsourced bookkeeping? An outsourcing company provides bookkeeping and accounting services to staff. Bookkeepers are not accountants. The bookkeeper has also trained automatically.

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Bookkeeping vs. Accounting: What’s the Difference Between Bookkeepers and Accountants?


What are bookkeeper duties? Sometimes grasping the difference between bookkeeping and accounting can be tricky. Both bookkeepers and accountants work with your finances, both help make your tax reporting a smooth experience. How to choose a bookkeeper? What a small business owner should know: what is bookkeeping?

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Rethinking the Concept of the Employee: How Outsourcing Can Help Grow Your Accounting Business

Speaker: Dixie McCurley, Principal, Digital Advisory at Cherry Bekaert LLP

The very mention of the word "Outsourcing" is enough to send shivers down the employee spine. However, this gut reaction - while understandable - is merely based on misconceptions. Outsourcing does not necessarily mean mass layoffs and transplanting offshore.

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Small business bookkeeping for dummies


But now that you’re consumed with providing your goods, building a brand and turning over some cash, you might have forgotten the lurking reality in the background – bookkeeping! Bookkeeping may not be your forte, but don’t despair, with some basic knowledge, a bit of discipline, and some software tools, you can master the basics with ease.

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Do you want to hire or replace an existing bookkeeper? 

Basis 365

Do you want to hire or replace an existing bookkeeper ? You can also save money by hiring an outsourced bookkeeper. In addition, you employ an outsourced bookkeeper to follow the same process and understand your business needs. Let's now look at the best way to hire an outsourced bookkeeper.

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10 Pragmatic Guidelines to Inspire Trust in Your Accounting Firm During COVID Times

Speaker: Javier Goldin, Managing Partner at Goldin Group LLC

The accounting profession has been moving from transactional to advisory work. Advisory work is based on relationships and an ongoing dialogue. The pandemic has forced many firms into a remote environment. The implicit trust of a face-to-face interaction is gone.

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Managing Security Issues with a Remote Workforce while Continuing to Grow Your Practice

Speaker: Jim Bourke, Managing Director Advisory Services at WithumSmith+Brown

Accountants are the “Trusted Professionals.” As trusted professionals, clients “expect” us to deploy best practices around privacy and security. Most importantly they count on us to protect their data that they entrust to us. The recent pandemic forced change onto our profession.

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Change Your Mindset: The Key to Growing Your Accounting Practice

Speaker: David Bergstein, Chief Innovation Officer at Bergstein CPA

In the accounting profession, the post-COVID business model is surely on everyone's minds. Unmistakably, the way to forge ahead will look different than in years past. The biggest mistake that a majority of companies are making in regard to growth is holding onto old conventions, paradigms, and practices.

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Crafting Your Accounting Innovation Strategy

Speaker: Donny C. Shimamoto, CPA.CITP, CGMA

Tired of everyone telling you that you need to modernize your accounting operations, but not telling you how to actually do it?

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4 Steps to Building Your Client Advisory Services Practice With Passion & Purpose

Speaker: Amy Vetter, CEO of The B3 Method Institute

You’re passionate about what you do and that’s why you started or lead a client advisory practice. Combining your passion and your business can be both exhilarating and a struggle. Many professionals stumble into starting an advisory practice because of what they love to do.