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Los Angeles, CA, United States, 2008/03/06 - BQE Software today announced a partnership with The Sleeter Group, a leading provider of accounting technology consulting services to manage its growing BillQuick® Advisors Network - BQE.com.
BillQuick provides highly customizable and easy-to-use time & expense tracking, project management and invoice automation. Industry-specific versions of BillQuick are available for accountants and CPAs, architects and engineers, computer consultants and attorneys; markets in which The Sleeter Group already has substantial presence. The Sleeter Group brings a network of more than 650 certified accounting software experts, crossing many categories from implementation and training to application integration services and client support.
“We saw an opportunity to leverage the leading time billing & project management solution to satisfy a growing need,” said Doug Sleeter, CEO of The Sleeter Group. “BillQuick is designed to meet the needs of a broad group of professional services firms. BillQuick's seamless integration with popular accounting software packages like QuickBooks, Peachtree Accounting and Microsoft Small Business Accounting is among the best I've ever seen.” Sleeter added.
BillQuick empowers professional services firms with increased efficiency. Some key features:
• Project control using phases and % complete calculations;
• Employee assignment to specific projects to assure accurate posting of time;
• Detailed budgets by activity and phase;
• Employee limitations to specific projects & activities to assure accurate posting of time;
• Document management capabilities;
• Mobile & Wireless access to the system via the Web, PDA or Smartphone;
• Flexible rate schedules based on projects, activities, or employee groups;
• Billing review reports showing valuation of work in process at cost and at billable value;
• Batch processing of invoices.
“Most professional services firms today do not have the tools to effectively monitor, utilize, and properly understand their most valuable asset—their time,” said Shafat Qazi, president and CEO of BQE Software. “BillQuick was designed to solve that business need and has evolved into a best-in-class solution that significantly delivers profitability improvement and operational efficiency for professional services organizations of any size.”
About BQE Software
BQE Software's time billing and project management solutions (bqe.com) create competitive advantage for professional services providers such as attorneys, engineers, architects, and CPAs and IT consultants. BQE's flagship product, BillQuick, combines precision time tracking and intelligent invoicing with powerful project management and reporting tools -- together delivering a complete solution that is priced to deliver quick return on investment. Widely regarded as the most comprehensive time billing system on the market today, BillQuick (billquick.com) integrates seamlessly with popular accounting programs including QuickBooks, Peachtree and Microsoft Office Accounting.
About The Sleeter Group
The Sleeter Group is a community of experts who provide consulting services to small business owners in the accounting software and business process design areas. These experts provide the critical glue (consulting and implementation services) that connects technology solutions to the needs of small business clients. Through a network of over 650 independent consultants and small- to medium-sized accounting firms, The Sleeter Group currently serves over 250,000 small businesses each year with QuickBooks and other small business accounting consulting services.