MarksNelson in the News
By MarksNelson on March 26, 2018It’s a good time to be in the automotive industry — or any business, as long as the stock market continues to hit record highs, unemployment remains low, and consumer confidence stays strong. But auto dealers will continue to rely on F&I to maintain profitability, bring customers back for maintenance and repairs, and create opportunities for participation in reinsurance programs.
By MarksNelson on March 22, 2018As soon as a business hires its first employee, the challenges of payroll management begin. The technicalities and need for vigilance increase exponentially as the company grows and its workforce expands. Even if it downsizes staff and turns more toward independent contractors, considerable payroll-related issues should be considered.
By MarksNelson on February 20, 2018Whether you’re hiring a new worker whose responsibilities will include bookkeeping or you’re tapping an existing employee to take over the job, you have to find a way to transfer all your knowledge about your customers and vendors, your products or services, and your overall accounting workflow to someone else. How you do that depends on a few things.
By MarksNelson on February 15, 2018The recent Leadership Excellence and Development awards were announced for best Corporate University Programs. We're proud to share our MarksNelson University ranked in the Top 15!
By MarksNelson on February 15, 2018“In an industry where just over 2 in 5 clients would recommend their firm to a friend or colleague, Best of Accounting award winners stand apart,” said Inavero’s CEO and Founder, Eric Gregg.
By MarksNelson on February 14, 2018The Kansas City Business Journal ranks the area’s accounting firms. For the fifth consecutive year, MarksNelson is in the top 10.
By MarksNelson on January 16, 2018In 2018, keeping up with your peers in other businesses means one thing: automation. It’s this year’s buzzword where accounting is concerned. In fact, according to a 2015 study by PwC, accounting clerks and bookkeepers comprised the #1 profession most likely to be affected by computerization and technology in the next 20 years. Human intervention will undoubtedly play a role in financial management for a long time – maybe forever. We’re seeing the very beginnings of accounting automation today, though. Are you on board?
By MarksNelson on January 16, 2018Local accounting and business advisory firm MarksNelson is building up its expertise in tech by acquiring Blue Ocean Consulting, a Lenexa firm. Blue Ocean offers a range of technology consulting services, including custom software development, data analytics, help with the Industrial Internet of Things and more. “Technology is transforming the way accounting firms do business,” said Mark Radetic, MarksNelson’s managing partner.
By MarksNelson on January 9, 2018MarksNelson CPAs acquired Lenexa-based technology consulting firm Blue Ocean Consulting for an undisclosed amount. Founded in 1995, Blue Ocean provides digital solutions such as data analytics, business modeling and artificial intelligence to solve business problems and drive growth. Kansas City-based MarksNelson, founded in 1968, ranks No. 9 on the Kansas City Business Journal's Top Accounting Firms List, with 68 CPAs and 143 total employees. Blue Ocean has 22 employees.
By MarksNelson on January 8, 2018Kansas City, Mo.-based firm MarksNelson has acquired Blue Ocean Consulting (BOC), which provides digital transformation consulting services and creates custom software and technology solutions for businesses. The acquisition adds services including technology consulting, software development, data analytics and design to the firm’s portfolio of client offerings.
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