Tag Archive for filing system

The Ultimate Filing System or Paperless Office

What are you supposed to keep (or throw away) on a day to day basis, and what should you do with all the papers that accumulate in your files or pile-up in other places throughout the year? There is a simple way to organize it all so you have what you need when you need…

How Long to Keep Tax/Financial Records?

The definitive guide to retaining records, straight from the IRS How long should I keep my records? The length of time you should keep a document depends on the action, expense, or event the document records. Generally, you must keep your records that support an item of income or deductions on a tax return until…

Effective Inventory

Implementing an information management system is a lot like painting a house. When you paint a house, the success of the job is dependent on the preparation of the surface before the paint is applied. Even if you use the most expensive paint available, if the surface has not been scraped and sanded, the paint will just peel off.

Likewise, the most expensive system will not deliver the results expected by a distributor unless it is operating in a business environment that ensures inventory accuracy.