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Wild Wednesday Webinar

 

February 26, 2020
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Wednesday, February 26, 2020 

11:30 am - 12:30 pm 

“What Order Management & Accounting Software Is Best Suited for Ad Specialty Distributors Today?”

 Is there a perfect solution for our industry?  What options exist?  What should we be paying? Which might be best for the long haul?  What functions do these solutions automate?  How important is it to use an automated solution?  What are the risks in doing so?

These back-office questions are the less-exciting aspects of being a distributor but are critically important to freeing a distributor up to do what they do best: SELL.  So, let’s examine some options and how to make an informed decision to figure out what is best for you and your business—so you can get this back-office labor done quickly, correctly, and affordably.

Attendees will learn:

  1. Learning which features should you look for in evaluating a new Order Management and Accounting System
  2. The benefits of QuickBooks
  3. Learning which QuickBooks is best for the Promotional Products Distributor

1 CAS Credit when you submit your PPAI Pin Number with your survey.

About Harriet:  Harriet Gatter is an independent consultant who works exclusively with Ad Specialty Distributors.  She was a distributor for 23 years and was also an adjunct accounting professor during part of that time (not as much fun as expected).  She sold her business in 2013, became certified as a QuickBooks ProAdvisor and started Accounting Support, LLC to work exclusively with Ad Specialty Distributors on their Order Management and Accounting Systems.  The mission of Accounting Support is to develop a complete back-office solution for Ad Specialty Distributors so they can tame the back-office work in a complete, time-efficient, and affordable way.


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SCHEDULE FOR 2020

February 26

Harriet Gatter (Accounting Support, LLC) "What Order Management & Accounting Software is Best Suited for Ad Specialty Distributors Today" 

March 25

Seth Barnett (Aim Smarter, LLC), "Managing the Y&Z Market"

April 29 

Ben Baker (Your Brand Marketing) "How to Dovetail Promotional Marketing with Overall Marketing Campaigns" 

May 27

Charity Gibson (Peerless Umbrella).  Topic to be announced! 

June 24 

Gloria Lafont (Action Marketing Co.) Topic to be announced! 

July 29

Kirby Hasseman (Hasseman Marketing) Topic to be announced!

August 25

Bill Petrie (Promo Corner) "The 25-Month Decade:  Overcoming Adversity to Maximize Growth" 

September 30 

Bruce Bolger (Enterprise Engagement Alliance) Topic to be Announced!

October 28

Brett Garan (Edwards Garment) Topic to be announced! 

November 18

Bobby Lehew (commonsku). Topic to be announced! 

December 16

Roger Burnett (Social Good Promotions). "Podcasting to Generate Sales Leads"