Bookkeepers Need to Know All Cloud-Accounting Systems

MYOB AccountRight, Xero, QuickBooks Online & MYOB Essentials in that order! GONE ARE THE DAYS when a bookkeeper only needed to know their way around MYOB. Since the internet democratised the accounting software market, abundant MYOB rivals have appeared. But...
Xero, MYOB, ERPs and Supply Chain Tools

Xero, MYOB, ERPs and Supply Chain Tools

ERP Specialist Software and People ERPs, or enterprise reporting systems, are divided into three categories or tiers. Xero, MYOB, QuickBooks and other cloud accounting software used by small businesses, sit at the low end of the scale; they’re tier three ERPs. Tier...

Do You Need a Bookkeeper, Accountant or Finance Manager to Run Your Bookkeeping?

Are there benefits to hiring two bookkeepers at once? IT’S VERY POSSIBLE THAT at the end of financial year, you discovered your accounts needed a bit of rescue bookkeeping. One of the issues that leads to a business needing rescue work is not keeping your...
When Does Practice Ignition Make Financial Sense for a Bookkeeper or Tax Agent?

When Does Practice Ignition Make Financial Sense for a Bookkeeper or Tax Agent?

As a bookkeeper, how do you get help doing YOUR bookkeeping? THE ACCOUNTING SPACE is currently dominated by systems that make it easy for small businesses — a builder or tradesperson, virtual assistant, online retail shop — to manage their business’s accounts with the...
She Shares “Sales Secrets” for Bookkeepers Starting New Business

She Shares “Sales Secrets” for Bookkeepers Starting New Business

Induction: a formalised, systemised way to educate and instruct ONLINE INDUCTIONS ARE WIDELY used for contractors who visit building sites or any other site where they perform work that can be risky, like plumbing, electrical, HVAC, roofing, security etc. Many...

How Accountants Can Remain Competitive

See yourself as a personal trainer — for business ACCOUNTANTS DO GREAT WORK for their clients (so be sure to see our EOFY checklist and our EOFY series of blogs for tax preparation for how to keep ’em happy). Accountants find ways to help them save money, make...
Are Online Payments Right for Your Business?

Are Online Payments Right for Your Business?

Getting paid seamlessly, online ANY BUSINESS CAN COME ASUNDER without sound credit management processes. Credit management, in a nutshell, is the process of ensuring your customers pay you on time, every time, of which technology has played a big part. Cloud...

Bookkeeping Basics: Payroll and Paying People

EOFY is nearly here — can you manage payroll? IN OUR FREE, EDUCATIONAL GUIDE, Bookkeeping Basics, we feature a section that briefly discusses payroll, which we thought was worthy of being expanded upon on here. You might also like to go back and revisit our other blog...
Why Office Chairs are the Reason You Can’t Keep a Bookkeeper

Why Office Chairs are the Reason You Can’t Keep a Bookkeeper

Consider going remote for your bookkeeping THERE ARE MANY BOOKKEEPERS who do not undergo the rather stringent requirements to become a registered BAS agent. Even without becoming a BAS agent, a bookkeeper can be employed by a business on the payroll, rather than...
The July Launch of Cloud Accounting System, Wiise: What’s in Store for MYOB and Xero?

The July Launch of Cloud Accounting System, Wiise: What’s in Store for MYOB and Xero?

Should all good bookkeepers be getting wise to Wiise? THIS JULY A NEW ACCOUNTING SYSTEM is attempting to lure Aussie businesses away from the incumbent cloud accounting majors MYOB, Xero and QuickBooks, with the promise of “access to big-end-of-town technology,”...
When a Bookkeeper Isn’t Just a Bookkeeper

When a Bookkeeper Isn’t Just a Bookkeeper

Why NOW is the time to become a work-for-yourself bookkeeper THERE ARE UMPTEEN REASONS why starting a bookkeeping business is a great low-cost venture for people looking to take a step back from the corporate world, or even for those looking to do quite the opposite...
Engaged Students Gain the Most From Their Training

Engaged Students Gain the Most From Their Training

One-to-one training can be extremely gratifying for the trainer and student alike THERE’S A COMMON MISCONCEPTION that, to be smart or successful, you had to do well at school. But, in fact, there are scores of people who didn’t do well at school (usually because...
 
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