Bookkeeping - Providing small businesses with the most basic accounting function. This involves tracking and maintaining the company’s financial records, including revenue and spending. The services rendered provide the foundation for meticulous record keeping. If your bookkeeping isn’t accurate, then all other financial reports and forecasts are going to be off. Proper bookkeeping is a crucial component to a well run business.
Expense Reduction - The objective is to uncover costs associated with doing business that can be reduced or eliminated without degrading the efficiency of your business in terms of operations, customer service, and profitability. This includes providing services such as controlling long-term product and service costs along with developing expense reduction strategies unique to your needs.
Income Generation - Whether a for-profit or not-for-profit organization, we are committed to working with our client to develop income generating strategies that are innovative, practical, and sustainable. We facilitate implementing plans of action to increase profitability.
Process Improvement - Whatever the challenges your organization is facing, we work with you and your team to help address them. We support your organization by using five steps to implement process improvement:
1] defining the problem or opportunity,
2] collecting data,
3] analyzing the data,
4] identifying potential solutions and implementing them,
5] controlling and evaluating changes.
Professional Development - We provide virtual or in-person customized professional development training for small business leaders and employees to include Goal Setting (S-M-A-R-T Goals).
Board Development - Our goal is to help guide the organization through a process towards understanding Board Structure, Roles and Responsibilities of the Governing Board. The non profit board development services provided at T.U.T.O.R are geared to addressing the key duties and responsibilities of the organization. These key responsibilities include but are not limited to: setting the direction of the organization, providing oversight, developing policies, appointing officers, hiring an Executive Director, ensuring the organization has access to necessary resources and represents the community.
Grant Readiness - We work with nonprofit staff and leaders to determine grant readiness. We support the nonprofit in compiling, gathering and creating what we feel are important documents to measure the grant readiness of the organization. Having these documents readily available helps to facilitate a smoother grant writing process.
Grant Writing - We offer specific solutions that drive growth. At T.U.T.O.R., we work closely with our clients' organizational staff and leaders to complete your federal, state, or foundation grant application, proposal, or letter of inquiry, ensuring it’s highly competitive and thorough. We deliver a complete package for submission.
Living Funding Matrix - This service is provided to assist nonprofit organizations with finding relevant grants and securing more funding. These services are aimed at simplifying grant work and research. The goal is to prospect, track and manage the grant writing program of the nonprofit organization.
Nonprofit Insights - When you run a nonprofit organization, keeping your community engaged in what you’re doing is a critical part of success. Attracting donors and getting your message out is key. At T.U.T.O.R. We provide insights on various nonprofit topics.
Bill Paying - Paying your bills on time and in full every month is a must. Whether it is a hectic schedule or just not your favorite task T.U.T.O.R. can handle this very important task. We can also support you in getting on track with paying your bills on time which leads to improving your credit score.
Budget Counseling - Most individuals are not aware of how much money is coming in and going out. Budgeting involves a very basic principle: Spend less and Save More. At T.U.T.O.R. we work with our clients in a simple but thorough process to create a budget.
Credit Counseling - We work with each client on how to obtain a free credit report and then review your information with you. Then we can assist with ways to improve your credit score and address any adverse reporting found in the report.
Debt Management and Debt Reduction - Reducing debt is the next step after creating and implementing a budget. T.U.T.O.R. will work and guide you through the process of implementing a successful Debt Reduction Plan. The process will include prioritizing your debts including, guiding and supporting you in addressing any concerns you may have involving your creditors.
Goal Setting - Oftentimes goals are confused with dreams. Understanding the difference between a dream and a goal is important and necessary to achieving a financially driven outcome. Having a “SMART'' goal doesn't mean it’s always “SMART.” T.U.T.O.R. is your accountability-partner in helping you determine and maintain properly aligned goals. Written goals provide a roadmap by which you can measure your efforts and see how you are progressing toward the accomplishment.
Home Buying Counseling - We help with credit and money management to help you on your way to home ownership. We assist with everything from reviewing the home buying process to evaluation of the management of your money and your credit and why it is important. We approach the counseling process through the lens of a loan officer.
Insurance Counseling (Life & Personal Lines) - We evaluate for any risks or exposure that may need to be managed. We assist in reviewing insurance needs to meet current financial - status, goals, needs and responsibilities. This should be done annually.
At T.U.T.O.R., we take the education of our clients very seriously. We seek to educate our clients on financial principles while assisting clients with paying off debt. The main objective of our Financial Literacy program and services, is counseling our clients to identify and change poor money management habits. Here are the services we use to improve Financial Literacy:
At T.U.T.O.R. we are offer a FREE formalized B2B (Business to Business) referral program. It is our intent to continuously invest into the community. If you are in need of any of the referral services or are a Small Business able to provide any of the referral services, we would love to hear from you as we are always looking for partners. We provide referrals for the following services: