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Why can’t my admin assistant do my books?

Thursday, November 29, 2018
Why can’t my admin assistant do my books?

For many business owners, hiring a virtual assistant or admin person is one of their first personnel hires. It makes a great deal of sense because it frees your time to focus on building your business and churning out the work. Read more

Who is covering your payroll over Christmas?

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Who is covering your payroll over Christmas?

With Christmas only a few weeks away, there’s a lot to do both personally and professionally. If you have a team, you also need to manage a very hectic time for payroll. So ask yourself these 2 questions.  Read more

Creating long term customer value

Thursday, October 25, 2018
Creating long term customer value

Only your customers can evaluate how well you look after them and that’s likely to differ from customer to customer and with each interaction with your business. As a result, there will never be a checklist to ensure you take care of your customers each and every time. However, there are 3 poor service habits every business needs to stamp out.  Read more

Fun & open communication = a great team

Friday, October 19, 2018
Fun & open communication = a great team

When we enjoy our work, it’s easy to get up early and face the challenges of the day. As business owners and managers, we need to share our passion with our staff to ensure they also enjoy coming to work every day. Read more

Don’t try to do everything … know your strengths and get help to do everything else

Friday, October 12, 2018
Don’t try to do everything … know your strengths and get help to do everything else

It’s a myth to believe legendary business people achieve success on their own. The truth is celebrated leaders like Steve Jobs, Walt Disney and Coco Chanel didn’t have all the answers. Instead they understood their limitations and surrounded themselves with experts who could help them achieve their vision. Read more

For every business decision, there’s only one question – Why?

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
For every business decision, there’s only one question – Why?

Whether you’ve been in business for years, months or weeks, taking the leap to start your own business takes enormous courage, bucket-loads of self-belief and tonnes of passion. It should also be fun – even on the days when running your own business is sheer hard work. That’s why it’s so important to know your business “why”. It will keep you focused and on-track throughout your business journey but it’s something many business owners struggle to identify. Read more

Are you considering expanding your business into overseas markets?

Friday, October 05, 2018
Are you considering expanding your business into overseas markets?

Expanding your business – especially into international markets – can be hugely rewarding but it comes with great risks. That’s why you need to plan your expansion very carefully. Here are 6 tips to get you started. Read more

How do you choose the right accounting software for your business?

Thursday, October 04, 2018
How do you choose the right accounting software for your business?

All accounting software claims to be easy to use and as a business owner, that’s what you want to hear. But even the simplest system can result in a steep learning curve if you’ve never used it before.   Read more

Does a business need a bookkeeper and an accountant?

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Does a business need a bookkeeper and an accountant?

As your business grows and evolves, so will your accounting requirements. So which comes first – an accountant or a bookkeeper? And what’s the difference between their roles? If you’re unsure, read on … Read more

Stuffed in a shoebox or super organised – how are your accounts?

Friday, September 07, 2018
Stuffed in a shoebox or super organised – how are your accounts?

For most business owners, doing their accounts is sheer drudgery. It also takes them away from what’s important – growing their business and spending time with the ones they love.  Read more


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