Xerocon 2017: Wrapped

CraigCloud Accounting, General

Last week Stu packed up and headed south of the border to chilly Melbourne, for Xerocon 2017. We joined other accountants and finance professionals to hear loads of exciting announcements, updates and innovations for advisors (that’s us!) and end-users (that’s you!) across the two-day event. Overall, Xero in 2017 and beyond is continuing its quest to be a more automated … Read More

How to minimise the risk of your Xero account being compromised

StuartCloud Accounting

There are many benefits to using cloud accounting. Using cloud systems such as Xero delivers the flexibility of accessing your data from anywhere, at any time, and contrary to some belief, there can be a higher level of security than many small business networks. That said, we don’t deny cyber crime is becoming more sophisticated with an alarming increase in phishing scams … Read More

7 exciting updates from Xerocon South 2016

StuartBusiness Technology, Cloud Accounting

Last week Stu and Kurtis packed up and headed north to sunny Brisbane for Xerocon South 2016. We joined other accountants and finance professionals to hear loads of exciting announcements, updates and innovations for advisors (that’s us!) and end-users (that’s you!) across the two day event. Overall, Xero in 2016 and beyond is moving towards a more automated and intuitive … Read More

EOFY TO DOS: How to prepare an employee payment summary

StuartBusiness Technology, Cloud Accounting, General, Tax

Under pay as you go (PAYG) withholding, you must give each of your employees a payment summary showing the payments you have made to them and the amounts you withheld from those payments during a financial year. Preparing your employee payment summaries in Xero If you’re on Xero, providing your employees with their payment summaries and submitting them to the … Read More

Integrate these 3 apps for business harmony

StuartBusiness Technology, Cloud Accounting

Clever Technology

There’s nothing better than saving time (and therefore money) with clever technology. But sometimes, we adopt so much technology that it can have the opposite effect. Instead of saving time and money, it can create inefficiency and confusion in the business. Technology should supercharge your business life and not complicate it. So over the coming months, we’ll showcase a range … Read More

Converting to the blue side: Why your business needs Xero

DarnelleBusiness Technology, Cloud AccountingLeave a Comment

If you want your business to work smarter and faster, cloud accounting software and specifically Xero is our recommendation. Xero’s cloud based system will not only give you a better overview of your finances but will improve collaboration with your team. Guaranteed.   So what’ s this thing called the cloud? Think about when you use Internet banking. Every time … Read More