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The government may be shut down, but I’m not! Here are the best links I clicked on this past week.
I had the pleasure of talking with Ed Kless of Sage on the Sage Advice Podcast about my background as a cellist-turned-accountant, the changing nature of accounting teams, and why Donald Trump is my marketing hero — but before you send me hate mail, you should know it has nothing to do with his politics or morals. Tune in to learn why.
According to Trent McLaren, Head of Accounting at Practice Ignition, accountants are starting to look outside the profession for platforms and software to implement in their teams. Slack is one of those apps.
Now you can create private shared channels, which allow you to communicate securely with other Slack users outside your domain. It’s a perfect way to communicate with tech-savvy clients or vendors — and ditch email completely.
Nothing keeps someone on the edge of their seat like a good story. Neil Patel, a master of digital marketing, shares how you’ll be able to boost your sales if you can get customers to connect with your stories.
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