Welcome to the Yarny Bookkeeper
Welcome to the Yarny Bookkeeper
So you want to start a handmade business
So you want to start a handmade business
Webinars & Courses
Webinars & Courses
Procrastination is the act of delaying or postponing something and is often a coping mechanism associated with starting or completing an undesirable or difficult task or making a decision.
Productivity

Procrastination + Excuses = Lack of productivity

Procrastination + excuses = lack of productivity which leads to a bunch of things piling up and then total overwhelm. Procrastination is the act of delaying or postponing something and is often a coping mechanism associated with starting or completing an undesirable or difficult task or making a decision. An excuse is an explanation for …

What's your Owner's Equity? For sole proprietors (and single member LLC’s), equity is your contributions of cash and property into your business MINUS any withdrawals or money you take out of your business.
Finances

5 Things your Balance Sheet would tell you, if it could talk

Understanding 5 things your balance sheet would tell you if it could talk about your business is important for your success. You don’t have to be an accountant or super great with numbers to create one.  If you have accounting software, it’s prepared and updated automatically as you enter your daily information.  It just doesn’t …

First, let's look at a correctly formatted Profit & Loss (shown below) and then we'll do a deep dive into what goes where and the 7 things your report is trying to tell you and how you can use that information to make sound business decisions.
Bookkeeping Basics for your creative biz

7 things your Profit & Loss Report is trying to tell you

Did you know that your Profit & Loss Report is trying to tell you 7 key things about your handmade or creative business.  Do you know what they are and what it’s trying to tell you? Many business owner’s think that a Profit & Loss Report (or Income Statement) is just a bunch of numbers …

Bookkeeping & how to overcome your fear of numbers
Starting your handmade or creative business

Are you REALLY ready to run a handmade or creative biz?

Are you REALLY ready to run a handmade or creative biz?  Chances are you’ve read about how easy it is to become your own boss and have spent more hours than you care to admit fantasizing about becoming a handmade or creative biz owner – but, have you stopped to ask yourself if you’re REALLY …

FREE bookkeeping & accounting checklist for handmade or creative business owners
Bookkeeping Basics for your creative biz

Bookkeeping & Accounting Task Checklist-Free Download

Need a bookkeeping & accounting task checklist for your handmade or creative biz?  Look no further – I’ve created a free one that you can download, WITHOUT giving up your name and email address or subscribing to my newsletter. Although I hope you will subscribe so you can take advantage of other freebies like this. …

A budget is telling your money where to go instead of wondering where it went.
Handmade or Creative Business Basics

Why you need a budget for your handmade or creative biz

Do you have a budget for your handmade or creative biz? Ya, I know, that’s kind of a personal question isn’t it?  Sorry if it’s a little too personal – but here’s why I’m asking……… We’re half way into the year {YIKES!} Are you on track to meet your goals? Are you hitting your financial …