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10 Reasons Why Startups Can’t Use Their Payroll Provider for 1099s

10 Reasons Why Startups Can’t Use Their Payroll Provider for 1099s
Posted on Tue, 24 September 2019

1099s are a pain - somewhat mindless paperwork every startup needs to send to their contractors and many vendors like law firms.

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The Great August Cardio Challenge

The Great August Cardio Challenge
Posted on Mon, 16 September 2019

Kruze Consulting has launched “The Great August Cardio Challenge” as part of our #wellnesswednesday initiative to encourage employee wellness.

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Kruze Consulting in HR Technologist

Kruze Consulting in HR Technologist
Posted on Tue, 10 September 2019

Vanessa Kruze, Kruze Consulting’s Founder and CEO, recently published an article on HR Technologist with 4 tips for managing a remote workforce.

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ASC 842: Lease Accounting and Lease Capitalization

ASC 842: Lease Accounting and Lease Capitalization
Posted on Fri, 30 August 2019

There’s a new rule in town that venture-funded startups need to know about - and consider following if they want to remain GAAP compliant.

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How working capital can impact a startup's cash flow

How working capital can impact a startup's cash flow
Posted on Tue, 27 August 2019

In the early days of a startup, projecting cash flow is relatively simple, because it’s a one-way street.

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6 Tips for Setting Up Startup Financial Systems

6 Tips for Setting Up Startup Financial Systems
Posted on Thu, 22 August 2019

Vanessa Kruze, CPA, gives six tips on how to set up startup financial systems, including online service provider recommendations i.e QuickBooks.

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Venture Debt Market to Grow to $10 Billion in 2019

Venture Debt Market to Grow to $10 Billion in 2019
Posted on Tue, 20 August 2019

Venture debt experts, Kruze Consulting, recently released a study that surveyed venture debt firms and bankers representing over 85% of the venture debt market.

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Event - Managing Departmental Budgets for Fast Growth Startups

Event - Managing Departmental Budgets for Fast Growth Startups
Posted on Thu, 15 August 2019

Kruze Consulting and Procurify are pleased to present an event for San Francisco startups, Managing Departmental Budgets for Fast Growth Startups.

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When does a startup need Departments in QBO

When does a startup need Departments in QBO
Posted on Mon, 12 August 2019

Kruze Consulting’s VP of FP&A, Healy Jones, answers the question ‘When does a startup need Departments in QuickBooks Online?’ and why it helps.

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Sustainable Coffee Company Roast Umber for WellnessWednesday

Sustainable Coffee Company Roast Umber for WellnessWednesday
Posted on Mon, 5 August 2019

Brad Gakenheimer joined us at Kruze for a wellness wednesday to tell us about Roast Umber, a coffee company sustainably sourcing coffee from Guatemala.

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Do Startups Need a DCF for a venture capital round?

Do Startups Need a DCF for a venture capital round?
Posted on Sun, 4 August 2019

Kruze Consulting’s VP of FP&A, Healy Jones, answers the question ‘Do Startups need a Discounted Cash Flow Valuation (DCF) for a venture capital round?’.

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Can a convertible note decrease your 409A valuation?

Can a convertible note decrease your 409A valuation?
Posted on Mon, 29 July 2019

409A’s are outside valuations performed to help startups determine the strike price of their employees’ options.

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What people have been saying about our Law Firms studies

What people have been saying about our Law Firms studies
Posted on Mon, 22 July 2019

This year, we’ve released studies on both the top law startup firms as well as the top startup boutique law firms.

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How recruiting costs change as a startup grows

How recruiting costs change as a startup grows
Posted on Tue, 16 July 2019

Most of our startup clients are growing fast, raising capital, developing and shipping product and hiring. Lots and lots of hiring!

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Top 5 and Top Boutique Startup Law Firms

Top 5 and Top Boutique Startup Law Firms
Posted on Wed, 26 June 2019

A list of the top 5 startup law firms and top 10 boutique firms curated by Kruze Consulting, a leading CPA focused 100% on venture-funded startups.

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