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Videos

Short clips from the weekly None of Our Businesses show and full clips of The Gardening Accountant.

NOB 49: Low Interest Rates, Superfood, Funding Zombie Corporations, Kiwibot, Leaking Gas, and Bethesda

Sep 29, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discuss lower interest rates for the near future, Oregon’s local Laird Superfoods going public, funding zombie corporations, Kiwibot delivering food with robots, gas companies abandoning wells letting them leak gas forever, and Microsoft buying the game developer Bethesda. https://youtu.be/EzkSzE4P9Cc Low Interest Rates –  https://www.wsj.com/articles/fed-signals-interest-rates-to-stay-near-zero-through-2023-11600279214?st=r4coex727szw4ea&reflink=article_copyURL_share Superfood – https://www.forbes.com/sites/douglasyu/2020/09/23/danone-backed-laird-superfood-going-public-on-nyse-with-a-valuation-of-1843-million/#557ec81352a2 Zombie businesses…

NOB 48: Zooming All Day, Leaving the City with Remote Pay Cuts, FedEx Shipping and Chuck E. Cheese

Sep 22, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew distantly discuss being in Zoom meetings all day, more people choosing to work out of town coupled with a reduced salary, increased shipping demand for FedEx, and Chuck E. Cheeze’s final spool of tickets. https://youtu.be/SglwDp1OXE4 Zoom meetings – https://hbr.org/2020/09/remote-work-doesnt-have-to-mean-all-day-video-calls Leaving the City – https://www.cnn.com/2020/09/16/business/stripe-employees-new-cities/index.html Pay Cuts – https://finance.yahoo.com/news/vmware-twitter-cut-pay-remote-184722278.html FedEx…

NOB 47: Pinterest HQ, Getting a Boat, .cpa Domain, Malls, and Tax Deferrals

Sep 8, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discuss Pinterest terminating the lease of their HQ to become more remote, going sailing during the pandemic, the AICPA taking applications for their .cpa domain name, struggling shopping malls, and the payroll tax deferral. NOB 47 – https://youtu.be/TGPDPbm5mU0 Pinterest – https://outline.com/2ZAk5B Boats – https://www.inquirer.com/business/retail/boating-sales-shortage-virus-philadelphia-20200808.html Domain – https://www.accountingtoday.com/news/aicpa-opens-up-applications-for-cpa-domains Malls –…

Podcasts

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

Podcast: Consumer Prices Decline

By Tyee | Jul 7, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discuss the biggest decline in consumer prices since 2008. Price decline: Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 27

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Podcast: Why Transferee Liability for TAXES may CATCH YOU

By Tyee | Jul 5, 2020

A discussion about the topic of transferee liability.

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Podcast: Elon’s Fight

By Tyee | Jul 5, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew talk about Elon Musk’s fight for the right to reopen  Tesla factories during the pandemic. Elon’s fight: Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 27

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Podcast: Changes in your Business

By Tyee | Jul 4, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discusses taking a good look at your business to evaluate what is changing during the pandemic. What has changed and will change: Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 27

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Podcast: Long Impact of the Pandemic

By Tyee | Jul 2, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew talk about small businesses expecting to deal with the impact of the pandemic for longer than initially expected. Long impact: Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 27

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Podcast: Preparing your Family Business

By Tyee | Jul 1, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discuss families can prepare their businesses for unexpected situations. Family prepping: Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 27

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Podcast: More Hours Working From Home

By Tyee | Jun 30, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew discusses the claim that working from home is causing people to work longer than eight hour days. Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 28

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Podcast: PwC Reopening

By Tyee | Jun 29, 2020

The None of Our Businesses crew talk about PricewaterhouseCoopers’s intention to reopen offices after developing a contact tracing app. Roundtable discussion from None of Our Businesses Episode 28

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Podcast: Service Business S Corps and Reasonable Salary from an Accounting for Taxes Perspective

By Tyee | Jun 28, 2020

A discussion about that the requirement that S Corporation owners be paid a reasonable salary, in the context of service businesses.

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