Personal Leave Rules and Obligations
Australia's in the midst of one of the worst flu seasons on record, with a cost to the Australian economy of billions of dollars in lost productivity not to mention the cost to the health system....
ban on credit card surcharges
From today businesses are banned from charging a surplus charge to their customers, on credit card and EFTPOS transactions.
The True Cost of Finance
What happens if your business needs additional finance? There are many options to consider in terms of the best lender, but do beware, because just because finance is easy to get doesn’t make it...
Blockchain - changing the way we transact
A couple of months back, we wrote an article on the Reserve Bank’s New Payments Platform (find it here) and how it will revolutionise secure fast payments between individuals and companies.
How Xero is Simplifying Data Entry
Last week Xero announced that it launched Xero Connect. Xero Connect is a new initiative in Australia that allows large suppliers to send invoices directly into Xero via a secure...
Don’t Ignore Your Internal Clients
While we all might initially think of a customer as being someone who pays your business for goods or services, many businesses forget their “internal clients” and how integral they are to the...
Keeping Your Xero Information Secure
With today’s increasing cyber security risks, it’s tough for small business to stay protected and keep connected.
Building Your Team to Grow and Self-Manage
You have all heard the advice ‘surround yourself with the best people’. But where do you find these people? If you have hired on attitude, then that’s a great start so you probably have the right...
How Much Should You Trust Staff When Running Your Business?
Trust is something you need to have on your staff, but how far should you take it in your business?
When is the Best Time to Call on an Accountant or Business Advisor?
So when is the best time to have a Business Advisor working with you, and what value can they add to your business?