- Have him walk you through a bank reconciliation. If he can’t do this properly, it’s time to say goodbye.
- Have him do a journal entry to depreciate an asset.
- Ask how he would proceed after receiving a statement from a vendor.
Dawn Fotopulos is the founder of BestSmallBizHelp.com, a site dedicated to helping struggling solopreneurs. The site is home to an array of valuable tools for small business owners that will guide you through all the steps necessary to develop a successful small business. Dawn also serves as Associate Professor of Business at The King’s College in NY. She’s a frequent commentator at MSNBC’s “Your Business,” the NY Times Small Business Summit, the Kaufmann Foundation’s Fast Track Program, and Forbes.