Jeff Cates, president of Intuit Canada at Qickbooks Connect Toronto. Courtesy: Intuit

Published: December 5th, 2018


The Business Leadership Podcast: Jeff Cates, President & CEO at Intuit Canada

On today's episode, I speak with Jeff Cates, President & CEO of Intuit Canada, a software development company that produces premier brands such as TurboTax, QuickBooks and Mint. Under Jeff’s leadership, Intuit Canada

Published on: July 11th, 2017 Edwin Frondozo

Intuit launches QuickBooks mobile app to help freelancers track finances

With the so-called "gig economy" representing an ever-increasing share of the Canadian workforce, there's never been a better time for an accounting software firm to offer a solution for the many, many freelancers

Published on: February 3rd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

QuickBooks gets new integrations with Google, more to come

QuickBooks users can now prepare invoices for their clients simply by scheduling their work time in Google Calendar, thanks to a new partnership announced between Intuit Inc. and Google on Oct. 21. The

Published on: October 25th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Accounting platform QuickBooks Online automatically imports Square payments

Aimed at entrepreneurs and business owners wanting to spend less time manually entering data into spreadsheets, accounting software QuickBooks Online can now automatically import all payments processed with Square. The new service is known as

Published on: November 16th, 2015 David Hamilton

Method’s QuickBooks CRM software is now mobile-friendly

Method Integration Inc. has just updated its customer relationship management (CRM) software, now making it a better tool when businesses use it on mobile devices. Based in Toronto, Method’s CRM is integrated with

Published on: October 24th, 2014 Candice So

Sage launches invoicing solution for SMBs

Sage North America rolled out a new online accounting and invoicing solution for small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs) today, aiming to help them get paid faster. Branded as Sage One, the new solution

Published on: February 10th, 2014 Candice So

QuickBooks Online gets new look and more features

QuickBooks Online, the financial accounting software as a service used by more than 300,000  users, has been completely redesigned to include other business management features and be easier to use overall, according to

Published on: September 24th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Replace your CFO with this app

Small business owners that use QuickBooks Online or Xero to track their finances, but can't quite afford to hire a full-time chief financial officer can now turn to the cloud for help. California-based

Published on: September 17th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Expensify adds invoicing and billing to expense reports

Expensify seems intent on branding itself as a one-stop shop for reporting the costs of doing business, rolling out invoicing and billing features to go with their expense report service. On Tuesday, the

Published on: May 15th, 2013 Candice So

Wave Accounting transforms with new Wave rebrand

Toronto-based online accounting software startup Wave Accounting is rebranding itself and calling out its major competitors in the bookkeeping business.Wave Accounting has re-launched to become WaveApps.com and has launched a suite of new

Published on: December 17th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Run your SMB’s finances from your iPhone

Subscribers to QuickBooks Online, Intuit's cloud-based bookkeeping software for small businesses, will now have an app for that as well. Related Story | Wanted: Intuit's next killer finance appIntuit said this week that

Published on: December 7th, 2012 Jeff Jedras

QuickBooks 2013 includes new mini CRM tool for small businesses

For the first time ever, Intuit has added a CRM feature to the latest version of its QuickBooks accounting software for SMBs.QuickBooks 2013 features Lead Centre, described by Intuit Canada as a“mini CRM

Published on: September 10th, 2012 Christine Wong

Minority of Canadian SMBs use accounting software, Intuit says

Fewer than half of Canadian small businesses use financial management software, according to a recent survey done for a software company that sells accounting solutions.Forty-three per cent per cent of the 960 SMB

Published on: July 10th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Canadian entrepreneurial spirit survives funding challenges

Recession and double dip recession be damned. The great Canadian entrepreneurial dream lives on.A recent poll by survey company Angus Reid Public Opinion reveals that nearly 70 per cent, or roughly 23.4 million

Published on: October 15th, 2010 Nestor Arellano