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Is the recent COVID stimulus package passed by the federal government available to seed and venture capital-backed startups?

Is the recent COVID stimulus package passed by the federal government available to seed and venture capital-backed startups?
Posted on Mon, 28 December 2020

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, provides a breakdown of how the COVID stimulus bill (CARES Act) will help seed and venture funded startups.

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Backsolve Method for Company Valuations

Backsolve Method for Company Valuations
Posted on Fri, 11 December 2020

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, discusses the Backsolve method for creating company valuations and other major valuation methodologies.

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Technical debt for accountants

Technical debt for accountants
Posted on Mon, 26 October 2020

A lot of startup founders know about technical debt. It basically means when you’re working fast you’re not going to architect everything perfectly.

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Webinar: Life Science Startups Can Lower Operating Costs During COVID-19

Webinar: Life Science Startups Can Lower Operating Costs During COVID-19
Posted on Mon, 19 October 2020

TriNet have invited Kruze Consulting COO, Scott Orn, to discuss activities that life sciences companies need to consider while moving into 2021.

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PPP Loan Documentation and Forgiveness

PPP Loan Documentation and Forgiveness
Posted on Tue, 6 October 2020

Kruze Consulting’s VP of FP&A, Healey Jones, highlights some of the key points of PPP Loan Documentation and Forgiveness legislation as of December 23rd, 2020.

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What Securities do VCs use to Invest in Startups?

What Securities do VCs use to Invest in Startups?
Posted on Tue, 29 September 2020

In the United States, there are four types of securities that are typically used by venture capitalists to invest in Silicon Valley-style startups.

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Should your company reduce salaries when an employee moves to a lower cost geography?

Should your company reduce salaries when an employee moves to a lower cost geography?
Posted on Thu, 24 September 2020

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, answers the question ‘Should your company reduce salaries when an employee moves to a lower cost geography?’.

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Startup office leases and the COVID crisis

Startup office leases and the COVID crisis
Posted on Thu, 17 September 2020

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, presents a guide to adjusting your startups office lease when your startup is in a crisis situation, such as COVID-19.

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Double-entry vs Single-entry Bookkeeping

Double-entry vs Single-entry Bookkeeping
Posted on Wed, 26 August 2020

What is the difference between double-entry bookkeeping, and single-entry bookkeeping, and which is right for a funded startup or high-growth eCommerce company?

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What should I keep my company's accountant abreast of?

What should I keep my company's accountant abreast of?
Posted on Mon, 24 August 2020

Vanessa Kruze, CPA, explains the five key things that you should keep your accountant up to date about every month, to avoid wasting time and money.

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Best Shopify Apps

Best Shopify Apps
Posted on Tue, 18 August 2020

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, lists the best apps for your Shopify software stack and explains, whilst Shopify is the best, the benefits of each one.

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Top three negatives that employees feel about their bosses

Top three negatives that employees feel about their bosses
Posted on Thu, 30 July 2020

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, discusses the top three negatives that employees can feel about their bosses and how Kruze has adapted.

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Understanding VC’s thought process during the COVID crisis

Understanding VC’s thought process during the COVID crisis
Posted on Mon, 29 June 2020

The COVID crisis has dramatically slowed down early-stage venture activity.

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Leading ScaleFactor Alternative

Leading ScaleFactor Alternative
Posted on Tue, 23 June 2020

Kruze Consulting is a leading alternative to ScaleFactor. We provide monthly books, tax support and filings & CFO level advice to 100s of startups!

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Bill.com vs Gusto for paying contractors

Bill.com vs Gusto for paying contractors
Posted on Wed, 10 June 2020

Kruze Consulting’s COO, Scott Orn, discusses Bill.com versus Gusto, the two most popular options used by startups for paying their contractors

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