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Don't Pet Snapping Turtles, Plus 3 Other Things I Didn't Learn Until I Was 40

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Sales and marketing is worth more than you think. There is no "Perfect Way" in business. Think twice before laughing at conventional wisdom. ...more

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Here are five key items you won't find on most small-company financial reports. 1. Income Taxes 2. Inventory 3. Backlog 4. Customer Concentration 5. Interest Rates ...more

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Scott Hoover, CPA

About The Author:

Scott lives in Wisconsin with his wife Priscilla and their active family of eight children. 

He has worked as a CPA and part-time CFO for over a decade, and draws on this experience to provide practical, down-to-earth guidance to his clients.

In addition to his CPA day job, he and his family have a small farm where they raise calves and produce.  In his "spare" time, Scott enjoys writing articles on finance and faith.

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