The typical rules of payment do not always apply to consultants. There is no product that you are simply trading for payment, instead you are giving up your time, energy and knowledge to a customer. Putting all of your time and energy in to not get paid is extremely frustrating. Trust us – we know and have been there. Luckily, we found some tricks to help us get paid as consultants. Here’s some rules we live by to ensure we get paid as a consultant.
One of the trending topics in accounting is technology. Many worry that accounting jobs will eventually become completely automated, while others see the benefits of technology. Invoice software can take a lot of weight and stress off of those making financial decisions for a company. In fact, so much time is saved by automating accounts receivable functions that, as an accounting team member, your job will become more valuable because you have the time to give insight on important financial decisions.