Kevin Shives

About Kevin Shives

Consulting Partner

From QuickBooks to Cloud Accounting With Sage Intacct: Enabling Your Finance Teams from Anywhere

 Your accountants may be working from home, but what about your accounting processes? In many cases, working from home means “making do” with a lesser version of the office that lacks the same tools, data, and easy collaborative opportunities. Accountants [...]

By |2020-06-12T15:48:18-04:00June 15th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Cloud Technology, Consulting, Kevin Shives, Sage Intacct, Technology|Tags: , , |Comments Off on From QuickBooks to Cloud Accounting With Sage Intacct: Enabling Your Finance Teams from Anywhere

4 Reasons Sage Intacct’s Open API Should Put it at the Top of Your ERP List

Sage Intacct became one of the leading financial management solutions on the market for lots of reasons: flexibility, advanced automation, intuitive features, complex accounting capabilities, and the list goes on. However, a compelling feature that distinguishes it from much [...]

By |2020-03-23T13:13:00-04:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Cloud Technology, Consulting, Kevin Shives, Sage Intacct, Software Solutions|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 4 Reasons Sage Intacct’s Open API Should Put it at the Top of Your ERP List

New Cash Analysis Dashboard for Nonprofits

A recent survey of 350 decision-makers at nonprofits nationwide reveals some troubling trends. The majority of respondents believe that having better outcome measures – ways to track the impact of specific investments – would help to support their top [...]

By |2020-01-27T19:06:12-05:00January 27th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Cloud Technology, Consulting, Nonprofit, Sage Intacct, Software Solutions, Technology|Tags: , , |Comments Off on New Cash Analysis Dashboard for Nonprofits

How Sage Intacct’s Intelligent GL Will Change the Role of Finance Executives

The annual Sage Intacct Advantage conference is an opportunity for the company to lay out its vision for the future and show off innovative new product features. One of the key themes of this year’s conference was achieving Finance [...]

By |2020-01-13T12:55:58-05:00January 13th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Cloud Technology, Consulting, Sage Intacct, Software Solutions, Technology|Tags: , |Comments Off on How Sage Intacct’s Intelligent GL Will Change the Role of Finance Executives

How blockchain and bitcoin are disrupting the payment process

Blockchain. Cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin. These seem to be hot topics in today’s daily business news. It’s all still a bit of a mystery to most of us. It started with bitcoin (a cryptocurrency) in 2013, and the idea of a digital [...]

By |2019-02-14T13:39:52-05:00October 8th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Cloud Technology, Kevin Shives, Software Solutions, Technology|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How blockchain and bitcoin are disrupting the payment process

Managing Accounting Close: 5 Features of an Effective and Efficient Accounting Close

The Accounting Close process is a time-critical activity with an often unforgiving deadline.  It requires the synchronization of people, processes and systems to produce the results necessary to satisfy the needs of management and other stakeholders. No matter the size [...]

By |2019-02-14T13:38:15-05:00April 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Cloud Technology, Consulting, Kevin Shives, Software Solutions|Tags: , |Comments Off on Managing Accounting Close: 5 Features of an Effective and Efficient Accounting Close

An Introduction to Sage Intacct: How Sensiba San Filippo’s accounting solution can help our clients

As the need for faster and more efficient accounting processes grows, so has the desire for automated technology and systems. Recognizing this trend, Sensiba San Filippo (SSF) has recently partnered with Sage Intacct, a leader in integrated accounting systems. [...]

By |2019-02-14T13:37:24-05:00November 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Consulting, Sage Intacct, Software Solutions|Tags: , |Comments Off on An Introduction to Sage Intacct: How Sensiba San Filippo’s accounting solution can help our clients

The ABCs of Risk Management

The ABCs of Risk Management Internal Controls for Non-Finance Professionals You’ve heard the words in business circles —COSO, ERM, SOX, and COBIT. Looks like alphabet soup. But what do they mean? If you think these all relate to risk management, then you [...]

By |2017-09-07T12:26:26-04:00September 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Consulting|Tags: |Comments Off on The ABCs of Risk Management

5 Common Pitfalls of a Risk Assessment

5 Common Pitfalls in Risk Assessments What to avoid and how to maximize effectiveness  The corporate scandals of Enron, WorldCom and Tyco in the early 2000s have forever changed the way management and investors view risk management programs. Circumventing [...]

By |2017-06-28T16:50:18-04:00June 28th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Consulting, Internal Audit|Tags: , |Comments Off on 5 Common Pitfalls of a Risk Assessment

Sensiba San Filippo Partners with BlackLine

Sensiba San Filippo Partners with BlackLine SSF partners with software company to offer automated financial close services Pleasanton, Calif.— March 20, 2016 — Sensiba San Filippo LLP (SSF), a leading Northern California accounting and business consulting firm, is partnering [...]

By |2017-06-23T21:02:42-04:00March 20th, 2017|Categories: Blackline, Consulting, News|Comments Off on Sensiba San Filippo Partners with BlackLine