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What should I put in my monthly report pack?

What should I put in my monthly report pack?
Thursday, January 01, 2015

A question we often get asked is how to put together a financial report pack for sharing with the board of Directors or, if you run your own business, for suing as a formal month end procedure. Xero is great for this, as it has a management report pack built right into the software. It covers cash, P&L, Balance Sheet, Aged Debtors and Creditors, all at the single press of a button. Read More


When should I chase up late payers?

When should I chase up late payers?
Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Ideally, you “chase” your customers before they even become late payers, by pre-warning them when an invoice is about to become due. This proactive approach gives you a chance to communicate with your customers in a friendly and helpful way, and it also stops them becoming late or bad debtors.  Read More


Do you have a budget?

Do you have a budget?
Monday, December 01, 2014

Have you made a budget or a forecast for your business for this year? Whilst talking at Springboard for Success this past Friday I asked a room of businesswomen how many had written a budget. Out of 35, less than 5 put their hands up. This really surprised me; these are women who had taken a day away from their successful businesses to spend time thinking and learning about how to improve them. But they hadn't written a financial plan regarding what they were trying to achieve, or how they were to do it. Read More


FAQs in Xero - Overpayment by a Customer Xero

FAQs in Xero - Overpayment by a Customer Xero
Monday, December 01, 2014

Xero is a brilliant solution for bookkeeping in the cloud - and it has a great online help with lots of video and user-friendly content. But sometimes clients want a quick answer to their "How do I do this in Xero?" questions and we're really happy to talk them through it. This week we thought it would be good to share some of those frequently asked questions, and our responses, in case you were wondering "How do I do this?" too. Read More


Christmas Advent Calendar Day 8 - Relax this Christmas – Small Business Time Saving Tips – our gift to you!

Christmas Advent Calendar Day 8 - Relax this Christmas – Small Business Time Saving Tips – our gift to you!
Friday, November 14, 2014

Day 8 Read More