Free Business Webinars
Watch and learn from CFOs and accounting experts.
Get free access to full webinar recordings and tips from the Ignite Spot Leadership team including the Director of CFO Services, Ryan Steck, COO, Dan Luthi, and CEO, Eddy Hood. Every month, you'll learn best practices, tools to automate time-consuming accounting processes, and insights from real accountants on how to grow a more profitable business.
Rules for Smart Scaling
- Thursday April 29, 2021 @ 10 am MT/ 12 pm ET
How much profit and capital do you need to scale, and most importantly, how do you score your progress?
Join Greg Crabtree as he demystifies how to value your business as an investment. He'll also uncover two key financial levers: profitability and capitalization.
- Greg Crabtree is an accountant and author of Simple Numbers 2.0: Rules for Smart Scaling. Greg is passionate about helping entrepreneurs understand their numbers and use their data to make better business decisions.
Objectives• Determine how much profit and capital will you need to scale
• Master how to recognize new potential within your business and market
• Learn how to measure progress of business growth
Watch all 18 Business Webinar Recordings
Grow Your Business from 1 Million to 10 Million - March 23, 2021
CEO, Eddy Hood, reveals 7 critical factors to have in place to successfully scale your venture. Learn how to calculate your Monthly recurring revenue(MRR) vs Wages ratio to know your employees fully burdened costs and when to hire to meet the demand of your growing business.
Learn your Monthly Recurring Revenue to Wage ratio. Access the Calculator by viewing the slides.
Pick a Profitable Marketing Partner - Jan 28, 2021
Accelerate customer growth by streamlining your marketing agency selection and management process. Erik Harbison, Co-Founder & President of The Marketing Help, shares where to find an agency partner to fit your budget and red flags to look out for when filtering your top 5 choices.
Access The Marketing Help's Agency Scorecard by viewing the slides.
PPP Updates: Tax Provisions & PPP Second Draw - Dec 30, 2020
COO, Dan Luthi, covers details on tax provisions on forgiven PPP funding, deductions, and alternative credits. Watch to learn how to determine if your business is eligible for the PPP second draw. Check your eligibility for the 2nd Round of PPP by downloading this spreadsheet.
Want to read a detailed summary of PPP updates?
How to Review Your QuickBooks Online File for Year End - Dec 9, 2020
Intuit Sr. Product Consultant, Leah Hartman, and COO, Dan Luthi cover 4 critical areas to review every year in your QBO file, including Sales Tax, 1099s, Payroll, and Financial Reports.
How To Improve Vendor Relationships To Grow Your Business - Nov 5, 2020
Watch & Learn:• Strategies to build long-term partnerships
• Financial negotiations & detailed agreements
• Payment schedules & demonstrate an understanding of payment options available
Refuel Your Business in 2021 - Oct 5, 2020
Coach Savage shares 8 key factors that give your business a competitive advantage.
QuickBooks Online Can Do What?! - Sept 23, 2020
Learn how to harness the power of QB's apps ecosystem and leverage real-time insights from cloud-based accounting.
Improve Your Cash Flow Through Better Expense Management
COO, Dan Luthi's 7-step process to improve your expense management and software that makes tracking spending easy for you and your team.
How to Analyze Your Business Using Excel- June 17, 2020
Director of CFO Services, Ryan Steck, walks you through how to forecast cash and create projections using Excel.
PPP (Paycheck Protection Program) Changes & Updates- June 11, 2020
Dan Luthi, COO of Ignite Spot, explains the PPP Flexibility Act including:
• Increased coverage period from 8 weeks to 24 weeks
• Reduction of the forgiveness threshold from 75% to 60%
• Changes to the safe harbor date from June 30th to December 31st
7 Steps to Crisis-Proof Your Business- May 20, 2020
Ryan Steck, CPA and Director of CFO Services, explains how to:
- Get a line of credit
- Build six months of savings
- Get key man insurance
- Invest in evergreen/pull marketing
- Have a worst-case & best cash 12-month cash flow forecast
- Expand your offering across industries and customer bases
- Know your 50% plan
How to Track Your PPP Funds for Forgiveness- May 7, 2020
Tracking your funding is essential to getting your PPP loan forgiven. Ryan Steck, CPA and Director of CFO Services, will share easy tips on how to track your expenses.
Stimulus Package Help for Your Business - March 30, 2020
Can you apply for the Disaster Relief Loan and the PPP Loan? In order to create a good strategy for your company, you need to understand all the funding options available and how they can or can't work together to help you get through these times. Watch Stimulus Package Help for Your Business to learn your funding options and details of the PPP loan application process.
How To Track, Measure, and Magnify Your Marketing Spend - March 25, 2020
Is your marketing budget paying for itself or giving you a significant return on investment? CEO Eddy Hood shows you how to easily find your current percentage of revenue spent on marketing in Quickbooks Online. Learn how much money you should spend on marketing if your goal is to grow your business and the factors to consider when calculating and interpreting your ROI.
How to Forecast Cash Flow for Your Business - Feb 3, 2020
Watch if you're an entrepreneur that's tired of managing cash and you always feel like your company is in a pinch. Master your cost to profit ratio and know your break-even points. Most entrepreneurs have a "guess", but few know their true break-even position.
How Much Cash Do I Need? - September 30, 2019
Your business needs a certain amount of cash before you'll feel comfortable as an entrepreneur. But how much do you really need and when do you have too much cash? Today, we're looking at how to effectively calculate your 3-month and 6-month cash reserves.
How to Read Your Financial Statements - August 5th, 2019
During this webinar, we reviewed the financial statements of a business and taught you how to move through them in an intelligent and resourceful way. The goal with this webinar is to help you understand that key reports, when used correctly, will help you to build more wealth in your business.
How to Calculate Your Break-Even Point - July 1, 2019
This was a popular webinar. So many business owners are unsure of what their true break-even point is. Knowing this number is vital to building a wealthy company. So, with that, watch the video below to get a better handle on your company's costs.