Atkinson, NH – Charlie Ermer, VP of Business Operations for Palmer Gas & Oil, was recently awarded a 2020 Business Excellence Award in the category of consumer services for large organizations from NH Business Review. The annual awards recognize New Hampshire’s top business executives for their imagination, industriousness, innovation, and achievements. “Charlie’s vision and planning allowed for Palmer Gas & Oil to continue seamless operations during some of the most unprecedented times of COVID-19.” said
If you aren’t sure what the difference is between a bookkeeper or accountant and a CFO/Controller, it’s ok, you aren’t alone. We frequently get asked if we provide bookkeeping services (the answer is no) but not everyone understands why. This month’s Lighthouse Advisory blog post focuses on explaining what the differences are between the roles. Each month, our newsletter focuses on valuable information and topics relevant to business owners. We'll be using the newsletters to highlight the latest article
What to Know Before Open EnrollmentBy Cathie Ericson, September 28, 2020 Reviewing your health plan options as a household ensures everyone understands what’s covered.andresr/Getty Images While few things have remained certain in 2020, one event that will continue as planned is open enrollment — the period when you’re able to change your health plan for the upcoming year. Timelines vary, but most HR departments hold open enrollment for a few weeks between October and December. During your open
Home » Market News & Guidance » Guidance » The Election and the Market: 4 Facts to Know Today The Election and the Market: 4 Facts to Know Today September 09, 2020 Craig Fehr, CFA - Principal, Investment Strategist Nela Richardson, Ph.D. - Principal, Investment Strategist Angelo Kourkafas, CFA - Analyst, Investment Strategy Sloane Marshall, Associate Analyst The 2020 presidential election is dominating the headlines and capturing investors’ attention, given the polarized political
Windhill Design recently launched a brand new, responsive WordPress web site for the Village of Baldwinsville at www.baldwinsville.org. The Village of Baldwinsville is located just north west of Syracuse, New York and has a population of about 7,800. The old web site was based on Joomla and was at least 8 years old. One of the driving reasons for the new web site was to make the site more accessible and more ADA compliant. Not only were we able to upgrade the site to the latest version of WordPress making
Welcome Nick Liguoria, CPA to the Exeter neighborhood! Nick's office is located at 105 Water Street, 2nd Floor in Exeter. He specializes in providing bookkeeping and accounting consulting to small businesses and business owners, as well as providing tax preparation and consulting services.
A Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting was held for MVC Eye Care at Brickyard Square in Epping, with friends, family and Exeter Area Chamber members attending! Their vision professionals are dedicated to giving each patient the highest quality of individualized eye care, improving their quality of life while solving their unique optical needs.
4 Steps for Leveraging Your Strengths While Networking Dr. Kirstin DeMartino 1. Identify your strengths. Self-awareness can go a long way. You can utilize a formal strengths inventory, such as the Clifton StrengthsFinder, to get a formal report of your natural talents. This can give you formal language and aid in the reflection process. More simply, you can talk to a handful of people who know you best. Ask them about the talents they see in you and have them share a few examples of times they’ve seen
The Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce, an organization committed to engaging businesses, organizations and the community to promote local commerce and culture, recently welcomed 2 new board members at their Annual Meeting on Tuesday, August 18th. Joining the board are: Joanna Bramer and Kelly Hutchinson. Joanna Bramer is the Owner of Lighthouse Advisory, a consulting service that assists businesses with CFO support, accounting operations, financial statement audits, internal control program
The Payroll Tax Deferral: What Business Owners Need to KnowBy Carl Engelking, September 10, 2020 Think of it like an interest-free loan that will come due in 2021.Getty Images The IRS recently issued guidance implementing President Donald Trump’s order to defer withholding and deposit of employees’ share of the social security tax. The deferral applies to employees earning under $104,000 pre-tax and applies to wages paid from Sept. 1, 2020 through Dec. 31, 2020. If a business chooses to defer,
3 Ways Business Owners Can Share Overhead CostsBy Carl Engelking, September 03, 2020 As a business owner, you don’t have to go it alone — you can share costs with other businesses to help keep overhead in check.Getty Images Cash flow is the lifeblood of a business. It’s how business owners keep the lights on and fuel growth and expansion. It’s not surprising then that nearly 70 percent of small business owners say cash flow concerns keep them up at night, according to a 2019 study by Intuit. They
SEACOAST NH — Nicola Levasseur, NP-C joins the Seacoast Dermatology PLLC team and is accepting new patients. Her focus is skin cancer detection and treating skin health issues specific to women of all ages. A longtime New Hampshire resident, Levasseur says “Being able to work with this collaborative team and focusing on women’s skin health issues—specifically skin cancer, allows me to make a much needed, meaningful contribution to women’s health in our local communities.” Dr James Dinulos, Seacoast