Category: Blog

Why should I use Xero to manage my business?

Today’s rapid outpour of technology and innovation often leaves business owners wondering “what is this?” and “do I really need it?” but when it comes to online accounting, Xero is truly a revelation when it is fully optimised.   With ease of use and plenty of documentation available, Xero has become a place you can […]

Value- Invoices

We all know that billing is a vital part of business operation and it’s very important that it is done properly. Your invoices should be accurate and sent in a timely manner. I have received various invoices in the past that have minor errors when it comes to the billing address or the name on […]

Value- Knowing your capabilities.

You are probably familiar with the saying You don’t know what you don’t know. In business, there are endless amounts of techniques, approaches, and methods people use to be successful and you are not going to know them all. You might be an AMAZING accountant but not have strong skills when it comes to social media. Of […]

Value: Email Branding

First impressions are crucial in business. Not having a custom email or having spelling or grammar errors could jeopardise your business image when communicating with potential prospects. Let’s start with a custom address: Credibility: In today’s society, it is more common for people to contact you via email instead of the phone. Making your email […]

Value: It’s Not A Race To The Bottom

I wanted to write this blog to talk about ‘Value’ in business and why it is important to recognise in order to be successful in business. Around 18 months ago I came into contact with a small business owner that was completely buried in work, they were working 14 hour days, keeping themselves cooped up […]

Creating Your Business A Sales Process

Do you have a WRITTEN step-by-step process of how to make a sale? I have met countless business owners who have been operating for years with no documented process in place. Without this its hard to see how you successfully made a sale, but better yet, why you didn’t successfully complete a sale. Plus, if […]

Learn From Failure To Grow Your Business

We’ve all heard the phrase “learn from failure” but it is honestly crucial for success in business. We have all had our setbacks in business- a project not working, an unsatisfied customer or a bad review. You can’t let these things effect your mindset which can have a direct impact on your business. I am […]

Prioritising your to-do list

When it comes to your time, I’m sure you can all agree that there just isn’t enough of it! It feels like no matter what you do, you are still working late into the evening and don’t have enough time for your friends and family. If this sounds familiar then you have come to the […]

The Dangers Of A Comfort Zone

If you find your business being stuck, starting to slow down or struggling to grow, maybe you have fallen victim to your comfort zone… Many businesses that have gotten through the “honeymoon stage” of business of 2-3 years might experience this. They have built the business, have a routine and feel stuck in the familiarity […]

Getting your business ready for the new financial year

The new financial year is creeping up on us (that’s right people, just 4 weeks to go), so now it’s the time to get your ducks in a row and start planning for the new year a head. To help get you business ready, I have put together 3 top tips for you to utilise […]