Bookkeeping in the Age of Automation: Successfully Navigating Our Changing Profession

Learn how to unlock the key perspective that is lacking in “budget bookkeeping” packages.

with Gabrielle Fontaine

The bookkeeping profession is at an inflection point due to large accounting and software empires. They are pushing the industry away from high-value, personalized support to automated, minimal services for the cheapest price.

In this practical and interactive session you’ll learn how to unlock the key perspective that is lacking in the “budget bookkeeping” packages dominated by these larger accounting companies, and walk away with…

  • How you can gain an almost unfair advantage against the commodity bookkeeping trend and win your clients’ loyalty
  • Streamline your own processes to improve your own profitability while providing more of what your clients want most
  • Walk away with a checklist of the key components needed to create your reimagined growth path to a New Perspective Bookkeeping Firm
  • A live demonstration of how SmartVault is a key tool to use in building a frictionless and secure online experience for your bookkeeping clients
Gabrielle Fontaine
The Freelance Bookkeeper
Gabrielle Fontaine is a freelance Professional Bookkeeper and Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor who works with independent consultants and self-employed professionals to maximize cash flow, save taxes and improve profits using proven systems and online technology. She has been in business for over 30 years and works on a virtual basis with all her clients. Gabrielle is the author of the award-winning blog, The Freelance Bookkeeper, and regularly speaks at accounting technology conferences around the world. She is best known for her practical online training programs specifically for independent bookkeepers.