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NOB 74: Cannabis Security Suits, NY Legalization, and CPAs in the Cannabis Industry

Apr 13, 2021

The None of our Businesses crew welcomes guest Katye Maxson Landis, a successful CPA specializing in the cannabis industry, and founder of Moxy Accounting right here in Portland, OR. Together we discuss litigation risks in the cannabis industry, the impact of New York’s legalization of cannabis and how the East Coast will handle continued legalization,…

NOB 73: U.S. Wealth Rise, UK Tariffs, Restaurant Revitalization, Amazon Unions, Global Tax Fraud

Apr 6, 2021

The None of our Businesses crew gather to discuss the observation that Americans have gotten wealthier through 2020, rising tariffs towards certain UK goods in a response towards their rise of taxes on tech from the US, the Restaurant Revitalization Fund rollout to help keep eateries in business, the state of unionizing within Amazon, and…

POP 5: Board Composition, Non-profit Unions, Acknowledging Donors, and DAFs

Apr 5, 2021

The Profitless on Purpose Podcast is all about news and discussion on non-profits, hosted by Mark Palardy, Lisa Sheldon, and AJ Wheeler. This week the crew talk about weather or not employee unions are a positive for non-profit organizations, how non-profits may acknowledge donors which may help bring in more donations, if Donor Advised Funds…

Podcasts

Audio clips from the Gardening Accounting and Short Segments from the None of Our Businesses Weekly Podcast.

Podcast: Using Tech to Return to Work

By Tyee | Jul 28, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew talk about how some companies are planning to use technology to keep watch on potential COVID-19 infections. Pandemic Tech – https://www.technologyreview.com/2020/05/22/1002122/prepare-to-be-tracked-and-tested-as-you-return-to-work/ Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 31

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Podcast: R&D Tax Credit Examinations

By Tyee | Jul 27, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discuss who at the IRS is conducting the examination of research and development tax credits. R&D Tax Credits – https://www.alliantgroup.com/services/r-d-tax-credit-2/ Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 31

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Podcast: GE Lightbulbs

By Tyee | Jul 26, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew examine General Electric selling their lightbulb division after 129 years of service. Selling Lights – https://edition.cnn.com/2020/05/27/business/ge-light-bulbs-sale/index.html Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 31

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Podcast: PPP Loan Forgiveness

By Tyee | Jul 25, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discuss an article from Forbes on the latest rules for PPP loan forgiveness and how useful they may or may not be in the near future. Guidance on PPP loan forgiveness – https://www.forbes.com/sites/kylewestaway/2020/05/28/latest-sba-updates-on-ppp-loan-forgiveness/#77e0fd014254 Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 31

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Podcast: The Two Pizza Rule

By Tyee | Jul 23, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew talk about the rule that supposedly helped Jeff Bezos become the richest person in the world. 2 Pizza Rule – https://au.finance.yahoo.com/news/amazon-two-pizza-rule-220007520.html Parker Conrad’s Billion Dollar Startup Lessons –  Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 31

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Podcast: Steps to Business Development During the Pandemic

By Tyee | Jul 22, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discuss 5 steps you can take to help keep your business developing during the pandemic. 5 Steps – https://www.accountingtoday.com/list/5-steps-to-keep-business-development-alive-in-the-pandemic Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 31

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Podcast: Twitter Staying Remote

By Tyee | Jul 12, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew talk about how Twitter is deciding to permanently keep remote working for much of their operations. Remote Twitter: Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 28

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Podcast: New York Taxes

By Tyee | Jul 11, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discuss New York collecting out of state tax payer money. New York collecting: Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 28

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Podcast: Coming Bankruptcies

By Tyee | Jul 9, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew talk about a large amount of business bankruptcies coming within the next month. Bankruptcies: Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 28

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