Angelina DeLago

Angelina DeLago

Angelina DeLago is a Co-Founder & VP of Strategy and Innovation at Botkeeper.

Recent posts by Angelina DeLago

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What is a Chatbot—and How Can They Change the Way Businesses Run?

By Angelina DeLago on Aug 8, 2018 8:30:00 AM

Automation is changing the way business gets done online. Advanced software that only a few years ago would have been out of reach for most companies is now being widely adopted by businesses of all sizes. One great example? Chatbots.

Topics: Robots accurate bookkeeping small business bookkeeping Automated Bookkeeping
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Doing Your Tax Returns Late? These 4 Tips Can Help

By Angelina DeLago on Aug 2, 2018 9:01:00 AM

Good ol' tax time is going to come without fail, and in a perfect world you would be able to pay your business taxes on time, every time. When the due date rolls around, you’d simply transfer the money to the government and be done with it.

Of course, we don’t live in a perfect world. Instead, cash flow gets tight from time to time, different things get prioritized, and before you know it you’re paying your taxes late. Life happens, right? The best thing you can do is chart a path to get back on schedule as quickly as possible. Here are four simple tips to help you get back on track.

Topics: Taxes
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5 Steps to Improve Cash Flow and Overcome Business Growth Plateaus

By Angelina DeLago on Jul 31, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Cash flow is essential for the healthy growth of any business. Making sales and delivering your products or services to the customers is great, but it doesn’t amount to much if you don’t have money on-hand when you need it. A lot of small businesses end up taking out loans to cover short term revenue gaps, and end up paying out interest over time for that momentary need.

Topics: Small Businesses
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4 Reasons Why Outsourcing Your Bookkeeping Can Save You Time and Money

By Angelina DeLago on Jul 20, 2018 10:00:00 AM

For startups and small businesses, bookkeeping can be a real challenge. As an owner or manager, you’re faced with three options for accounting: do it yourself, have an employee do it, or let a third party take care of it.

Topics: Bookkeeping
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3 Approaches to Bookkeeping: Tips and Tricks to Help You Become a Pro

By Angelina DeLago on Jul 10, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Starting a business? You might find accounting to be the scariest piece of the puzzle.

Bookkeeping requires learning a whole new language that’s unfamiliar to most people. With any luck, sales receipts will start piling up soon, right next to the pay stubs and tax filings. You need to get your bookkeeping rolling—and fast!

Thankfully, there are several options available for smart business owners. Here are three popular choices:

Topics: Bookkeeping
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Four Signs that Your Bookkeeper is Stealing from You

By Angelina DeLago on Jul 9, 2018 12:52:00 PM

Theft, fraud, embezzlement, thieving, larceny, appropriation, swindling—have you been hearing a lot of these terms lately? Sadly, a quick glance at any major news outlet will show you that bookkeeper theft has been rampant this past year, resulting in dozens of cases of fraud. The idea of a bookkeeper stealing money from you is almost inconceivable for many business owners. After all, you probably have a personal relationship with this person. You've trusted them to watch over the single most important part of your business. If money is going ‘out the back door’ due to bookkeeper theft, you will have very little chance of success in the long term. Unfortunately, this kind of theft is something that happens from time to time, so you need to pay close attention to make sure you don’t become a victim. Do you know what to look for? Here are 4 signs that can help you determine if your bookkeeper is stealing from you...

Topics: Bookkeeping Ebook Bookkeeping Challenges
8 min read

Discover the Importance of the Revenue Recognition Principle

By Angelina DeLago on Jul 6, 2018 9:30:00 AM

You have a lot going on when operating a small business—and handling your bookkeeping generally isn't the sexiest on the list. Why should you be concerned with mastering even the most basic accounting principles when you have sales to close, a website to market, and customers to please?!

Topics: Bookkeeping small business bookkeeping Automated Bookkeeping revenue recognition
6 min read

Deep Core Data: IT Experts That Are Far From Generic

By Angelina DeLago on Sep 14, 2017 8:57:10 AM

Our friends at Deep Core Data are definitely not the expected IT experts. They differentiate and pride themselves on being "human-focused IT experts" by approaching companies from a person-first, technology-second mindset instead of the common reverse path. Rhiannon Chiacchiaro, Director of Technical Business Development, gave us the scoop. Read on to learn more! 

Topics: Startup Spotlight Deep Core Data
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How to Save $ With Online Bill Pay Services

By Angelina DeLago on Aug 31, 2017 10:38:17 AM

If you’ve ever paid a bill by visiting your account on the website of the service (such as paying your Netflix bill on the Netflix website), then you may be annoyed by bills that don’t have a website or app where you can quickly pay as you go. Businesses often acquire bills that can’t be paid over the Internet or via phone, and that means that you’ll have to spend some time filling out and mailing checks at least occasionally.

Topics: Bookkeeping
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SoFriendly: Entrepreneurs Building Innovative Products

By Angelina DeLago on Aug 24, 2017 8:15:26 AM

Featured in this week’s startup spotlight is SoFriendly, a group of entrepreneurs that build one-of-a-kind apps. Justin Mitchell (Creative Director and Product Maker) and Jordan Walker (Marketing Director) have become close friends of Botkeeper and shared the story of SoFriendly. Check it out in the below Q&A with Justin.

Topics: Startup Spotlight
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QuickBooks Online Tutorial: Bank Feeds, Adding & Matching Transactions

By Angelina DeLago on Aug 3, 2017 9:47:16 AM

Another important process in QuickBooks Online is setting up bank feeds. It's good that your here because we are going to walk you through how to do just that in this QuickBooks Online tutorial. But first, we are going to go through the benefits of bank feeds! 

Topics: QuickBooks Tutorials
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Moisan Legal: Changing The Way We Think About Law

By Angelina DeLago on Jul 27, 2017 8:13:20 AM

Friends of ours at Moisan Legal are doing things differently. Not only have they broken out of the lawyer/law firm stereotype, but they are actively helping entrepreneurs and growth stage companies in more than one way. Learn more about Matthew Moisan and how they are "redefining the practice of law" in this Botkeeper startup spotlight!

Topics: Small Businesses Startup Spotlight

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