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EOFY is Coming: Are You Ready?

Can you believe it is May already! With the 30th June just around the corner, now is the time to check you have your bookkeeping and accounting in order. We have put together a few tips to help you breeze through your bookkeeping for the end of financial year. Make sure your paperwork is up…

3 Easy Ways to Save Your Business Money in 2022

Everyone likes to save money right? As busy business owners, we can become far too complacent with our expenses, with the old “it is what it is” justifying our lack of proactiveness. But, I am here to tell you, that there are easy ways to save your business money, and ways you may not have…

How the Cloud is Saving Businesses

The cloud is saving businesses everywhere! You will hear people always talking about “the cloud”, you have probably even had enough of it. The cloud is saving businesses though. Big and small, it is saving them a significant amount of time and more importantly, money. Put simply, the cloud refers to the delivery of computer…

How To Set Yourself Up For Success In 2022

Well 2021 is finally behind us and hopefully 2022 can only bring us bigger and better things. For many people, January is the perfect time for reflection on the year that was. It is also the perfect time for goal setting for the future. Setting yourself up for success in 2022 shouldn’t be hard or…

How a CFO can Transform Your Business

No matter how small your business may be, having a CFO can transform your business. Over many years in the industry, the three biggest challenges I see small to medium businesses face are cash flow, time management and growth. By engaging a professional who is solely focussed on the finances of the business, you can…

The Best Investment is an Investment in Yourself

As busy business owners, we rarely have time for ourselves, let alone time for upskilling in areas that may not directly correlate to your businesses offering. Time and time again, business owners approach us with their books in quite a state. Yes, of course we can help sort things out, however what we can also…

Why Paying Super Late Can Eat Up Your Business

In business, just like in life, there are some ‘must do’s’ and then we all have a wish list of ‘nice to have’. When it comes to paying your employees superannuation, this is an absolute must do!  The ATO have been coming down hard on businesses who do not comply, and ensuring employees are receiving…

DIY Bookkeeping

Expenses, invoicing, pays, BAS, GST… the list goes on. Every business (big and small) has to do bookkeeping to some extent, and if it is done by yourself or an employee, as long as you have the right training, software and support, you can do it successfully. Here are some key tips to help you successfully…

How a System Health Check Can Help the Quality of your Books

Are you confident that your accounting systems are running optimally and efficiently for your business? By conducting a regular accounting file health check you can rest assured your accounting file remains accurate and clean. This improves the overall quality of your books enabling you to make more informed business decisions. How does a system health…

Importance of Budgeting and Planning

Budgets and planning go hand in hand. It’s important for every business owner to have a budget to help them understand the direction they want their business to go in and come up with a plan on how to get there. Budgeting helps you understand your business’s current financial status and will enable you to…

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How to Prepare for End of Financial Year

Here are our top tips on preparing for end of financial year

Let’s Talk About the Importance of Training

Training is important because it represents a good opportunity for employees and business owners to grow their knowledge base and improve their job skills to become more effective in the workplace. Training empowers you and your team to learn new skills, refine existing ones and promotes performance and productivity. These are the ingredients which allow you to be the leader you’ve always dreamed of!

Top Tips on Finding the Right Bookkeeper

Are you one of the many business owner’s who has not been able to find that super star bookkeeper? The idea of finding a good, reliable bookkeeper can be an overwhelming task if you don’t know what to look for.    Here are are top tips to help you find the right bookkeeper for your…

The Importance of Management Reports for Business Owners

As a business owner it is important to review financial reports. Financial reports are a way to share the financial story of the business.  Whether you are a one man show or you have a full team, reviewing financial reports always help in decision making. Profit and loss is not the only report to be…

The Importance of Reporting

  As a business owner it is important to review financial reports. Financial reports are a way to share the financial story of the business.  Whether you are a one man show or you have a full team, reviewing financial reports always help in decision making. Profit and loss is not the only report to…

The Top 10 Bookkeeping Mistakes in Food Manufacturing Businesses

Many small to medium businesses have a part time bookkeeper or have an office manager that does their bookkeeping. For the most part these people are fantastic, however, there are some common mistakes that they make and these can cost you as a business. In this video we will take you through the areas that…

Managing Your Cashflow in Xero

What is the biggest problem that small businesses face? CASHFLOW!!!In this 45 minute webinar Neha will talk about cashflow, how to manage it better and how to use your Xero software to help you.If you are a small business using Xero then this is a must see webinar!

What to Expect When Working With a Virtual CFO

In this video Neha talks about how a VCFO can help your business and what the process is for working with one.  

The Importance of Training for Business Owners

Training is important because it represents a good opportunity for employees and business owners to grow their knowledge base and improve their job skills to become more effective in the workplace. Here’s our top 5 most important areas for training: Financials – Understanding how to read these financial statements is the first step in understanding…

Positives for Business Owners Post Covid

Positives for Businesses Post Covid The complete humanity is going through distress with the Pandemic. Our heart goes out to families who have been affected by and have lost loved ones due to Covid. This has been a challenging time for everyone, especially business owners. Business owners across the globe have been forced to adapt…

Jobkeeper: Fair or Unfair

In March 2020 the government introduced the JobKeeper payment scheme; a response intended to keep more Australians employed while supporting business owners affected by the current economic downturn due to the global pandemic. This was a great initiative introduced by the government however due to a strict set of guidelines on who is eligible for…

Get your Accounting System Sorted this Lockdown

I get it, you have more important things to do in your business than accounting right? While most people find doing their bookkeeping and accounting tiresome it is important to the overall health and wellbeing of your business. So, if you are using paper or excel and have been thinking of accounting softwares we’re here…

Automated Business Systems

Ask any small business owner what they need more of and the answer is always TIME! Running a small business is time consuming and there is often never enough of it. The second response is probably around cash flow. Small businesses need to operate on a lean budget and every dollar counts. So, what if…

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Let’s Talk About Accounting Systems

 Ask any small business owner what they need more of and the answer is always TIME! Running a small business is time consuming and there is often never enough of it. The second response is probably around cash flow. Small businesses need to operate on a lean budget and every dollar counts. So what if…

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More CoVID 19 stimulus measures for businesses

Less than 2 weeks after announcing a very generous stimulus package to both individuals and businesses the government has rolled out a second package that will operate in addition to the first package. The additional spend is equal to $66 billion across both households and businesses. This brings the total investment so far to $189…

COVID-19 Stimulus for Your Business

Last week the Federal Government released a stimulus package to help keep Australia’s economic head above water. While much of the stimulus package was focused on health resources (of course), there were also some big measures focused on economic stimulus, with small businesses getting a much needed boost in a few areas. In particular those…

Automation & Business

Ask any small business owner what they need more of and the answer is always TIME! Running a small business is time consuming and there is often never enough of it. The second response is probably around cash flow. Small businesses need to operate on a lean budget and every dollar counts. So what if…

Payroll Review- Xero or MYOB plus Top Tips

You see stories in the media often about people being underpaid and then penalties and back payments that then apply. Simply ‘not knowing’ isn’t a valid reason to not be paying your staff the right entitlements. We can provide a xero payroll review (or any system you use) and also bookkeeping training to any small…