Q&A: Should I Pay An Independent Contractor for Cancelled Appointments?

Photo Credit: Mike Knapak via FlickrDear Meredith, Here is the situation: What is your opinion on canceled appointments and paying independent contractors? I run a tutoring business and have a few independent contractors for special subjects like math – until the business builds and I can hire them full-time.  When parents […]

Number Crunching (or, Understanding Accounting)

I have to admit that in my early life I regarded accountants as a lower life form – I was so thankful that I didn’t have to spend my day adding and subtracting numbers. But a few years in the Navy made me realize that I was seriously mistaken […]