Business Bots: Robotics Process Automation in Finance and Accounting

Business Bots: Robotics Process Automation in Finance and Accounting

The Terminator is back! – Not really, but, stemming from artificial intelligence, robotics process automation is now a transformational tool driving the future of business and the digital ecosystem. It doesn’t actually involve physical robots sitting at desks, either — RPA enables software robots to mimic and automate business professionals’ repetitive tasks, allowing for redirected focus to value-generating activities and increased worker productivity. They are […]

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Supreme Court Tax Ruling: States Can Force Online Retailers to Collect Sales Tax

Supreme Court Tax Ruling: States Can Force Online Retailers to Collect Sales Tax

Online retailers have long had a distinct advantage over brick-and-mortar shops: they don’t charge state sales tax. A new Supreme Court tax ruling, that passed late-June this year however, means that is about to change. By reversing a 1992 judgment that prohibited states from mandating online retailers to impose sales tax unless they had a physical presence in the state, the court has essentially opened […]

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What is an ICO? Is it Better Than Raising Venture Money? Is It Better Than an IPO?

What is an ICO? Is it Better Than Raising Venture Money? Is It Better Than an IPO?

Startup funds are essential for any new entrepreneurial endeavor, but raising those funds comes with trade offs. ICOs are newer and come with a long slate of unknowns. For some startups, however, it might be the best way for them to get an influx of much-needed cash. The turbulent track record of ICOs, however, demonstrate it is not always the ideal route for funding. What […]

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New Tax Law: Meals & Entertainment

New Tax Law: Meals & Entertainment
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Quick Refresher on R&D Credit

Quick Refresher on R&D Credit

Ever heard of the R&D tax credit? Maybe, maybe not, but it’s a very useful tool to know about as an entrepreneur while you contribute to the transformation of an ever-growing corner of the market. The R&D tax credit is specially designed to assist and reward all companies that engage in technological innovation – the creation of new ways to test, analyze, and design product […]

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Your Partner During Highs & Lows

Your Partner During Highs & Lows

Transcript Jonathan Gass:               Awesome, well welcome back everybody to another founder sessions. We’re here this time with my friend Jeff, who is an entrepreneur in the cannabis space. I’ll let him intro himself more to talk in more detail about it, but we’re just overall really excited to have this conversation. Jeff, I know that we had an event in this space, now it’s […]

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Growing (the) Cannabis (industry) + 5 Tips for Cannabis Entrepreneurs

Growing (the) Cannabis (industry) + 5 Tips for Cannabis Entrepreneurs

Over the past few years alone, a handful of states has legalized the use of marijuana for a number of uses. Some states, such as Colorado, have begun allowing marijuana use not just for medicinal purposes, but for recreational adult use as well. Other states continue to allow medicinal use only, and only with the use of a prescription-based medical marijuana card. With all these […]

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Accelerators, Startup Performance Enhancement

Accelerators, Startup Performance Enhancement

Transcript: Jonathan Gass:           Hey, everybody. Welcome back to another Founder Session. I’m Jonathan Gass, the Founder of Nomad Financial, and our guest this week is going to be … We’re really focused on different founders’ areas of expertise, things they can learn, things they get benefit from, and this week we really wanted to focus on accelerators. So we have Frances here, who’s lovely […]

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Accelerators Demystified: From Application to Demo Day

Accelerators Demystified: From Application to Demo Day

If you’re looking to take your startup from MVP to product market fit in minimal time, then applying to an accelerator program could be one of the best decisions you ever make. By having a better understanding of the value of an accelerator program, as well as how to get accepted into one and make the most of your time there, you can make the […]

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The Force Behind Your Salesforce

The Force Behind Your Salesforce

Transcript: Jamie Coakley:                Robot disguised as an alien because inside he’s a robot. Jonathan Gass:               I think he’s an alien who uses a robotic body. Jamie Coakley:                What am I? Jonathan Gass:               Not even close. That’s not even close. Jamie Coakley:                Sometimes my team will just be like … Speaker 3:                           We’re live now, guys. Sorry. Jamie Coakley:                […]

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