About Kevin Shives

Consulting Partner

The Benefits of Replacing Grant Tracking Spreadsheets with Sage Intacct

Effective grant management is key for nonprofits in fulfilling their mission, and tracking grant-related activities with Sage Intacct offers nonprofits a powerful way to enhance efficiency and their ability to serve their constituents. Grant Tracking with Spreadsheets vs. Grant [...]

By |2022-01-26T10:39:57-05:00January 20th, 2022|Categories: Blog, Kevin Shives, Nonprofit, Sage Intacct, Software|Comments Off on The Benefits of Replacing Grant Tracking Spreadsheets with Sage Intacct

Getting Your Ducks in a Row Before an IPO

Along with providing an infusion of capital to a growing company, going public brings strict financial reporting and compliance requirements that need to be in place well before the offering. To meet investor expectations for a timely closing and [...]

By |2022-01-12T18:08:10-05:00June 8th, 2021|Categories: Audit, Blog, Internal Audit, Kevin Shives, Sage Intacct, Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance (SOX), Software|Comments Off on Getting Your Ducks in a Row Before an IPO

Why You’ll Love Sage Intacct’s New Interactive Visual Explorer

Finance and business leaders can make better decisions by understanding their data more easily with the help of Sage Intacct’s new Interactive Visual Explorer tool. Part of Sage Intacct’s 2020 R4 release, the Interactive Visual Explorer provides visual representations [...]

By |2021-11-10T15:58:23-05:00April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Blog, Kevin Shives, Sage Intacct, Software|Comments Off on Why You’ll Love Sage Intacct’s New Interactive Visual Explorer

Capture Billable Time and Wasted Revenue with Sage Intelligent Time

One of the common challenges for professional services firms or other companies that sell their time and expertise is revenue leakage caused by inaccurate time sheets. Tracking Time Manually Costs Companies Money in Several Ways When professionals have to [...]

By |2021-12-23T18:03:54-05:00February 1st, 2021|Categories: Kevin Shives, Sage Intacct, Software|Comments Off on Capture Billable Time and Wasted Revenue with Sage Intelligent Time

Improving Restriction Tracking and Revenue Recognition for Nonprofits

Tracking donor restrictions and understanding the implications of those restrictions on revenue recognition are common challenges for nonprofits — especially if they try to manage these important metrics with spreadsheets. Updated revenue recognition standards for nonprofits issued as part [...]

By |2021-11-10T16:48:26-05:00November 3rd, 2020|Categories: Blog, Kevin Shives, Nonprofit, Sage Intacct, Software|Comments Off on Improving Restriction Tracking and Revenue Recognition for Nonprofits

Leveraging Sage Intacct and Salesforce for a Complete Nonprofit Solution

Americans donated over $410 billion to nonprofits in 2017, up 5.2% from the previous year. Yet research also shows that between the years 2000 and 2016, the percentage of the population that donates to any cause fell from 66% [...]

By |2021-12-20T11:15:51-05:00September 11th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Kevin Shives, Nonprofit, Sage Intacct, Software|0 Comments

Sage Intacct vs. QuickBooks: Accounting for Remote Finance Teams

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 [...]

By |2022-01-13T19:03:36-05:00June 15th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Kevin Shives, Sage Intacct, Software|0 Comments

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 |2021-11-10T16:49:19-05:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Kevin Shives, Sage Intacct, Software|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 |2021-11-19T15:36:20-05:00January 27th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Kevin Shives, Nonprofit, Sage Intacct, Software|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 |2021-11-19T15:37:36-05:00January 13th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Kevin Shives, Sage Intacct, Software|Comments Off on How Sage Intacct’s Intelligent GL Will Change the Role of Finance Executives
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