How to Calculate the Amortization of Intangible Assets
Accountants amortize intangible assets just like they depreciate physical capital assets. The Blueprint walks you through the amortization process.
How to Interpret the Vertical Analysis of a Balance Sheet and Income Statement
Vertical analysis shows the relative size of accounts on a financial statement, with each item as a percentage of another. Learn to use this analysis to monitor change over time.
1099 vs W2: Which Is Preferable for Employers and Employees?
The 1099 vs W2 distinction is what separates employees from the self-employed. The Blueprint takes a closer look at this for employees and small business owners.
What Are the Differences Between a Traditional Income Statement and a Contribution Margin Income Statement
While both provide a picture of a company's profit or loss, they arrive at that figure differently. The Blueprint looks at traditional income statements and contribution margins.
Customer & Employee Safety: COVID-19 and Your Small Business
The Blueprint speaks with Dr. Scott Deitchman, a physician who served for 30 years at the CDC, about what businesses should do as the coronavirus spreads.