Amanda Gascoigne, founder and managing director of The Biz Buddy, a consultancy firm helping accountants run their business more efficiently, talks to AccountantsDaily about the industry’s biggest hurdles and greatest opportunities. What exactly are the biggest hurdles small accounting firms currently face in growing their business?
Last weekend I braved the freezing cold morning, and participated in my local Parkrun. Two things occurred to me while I was running which relate back to what I spoke about at my recent client seminar on “Understanding your Financial Statements” and I thought I would share with you. 1. The importance of setting goals […]
When watching or following a game of sport do you like to get updated scores during the match or do you wait until the ref blows the whistle and gives you a score? The financial year can be viewed as one long match and so many business owners do not stop during the match to […]
There is nothing worse than having to gather all of your receipts up at tax time only to find you have misplaced some. Lost receipts = lost tax deductions and you will end up paying more tax (and maybe GST) than you should. Here are a few of the systems that I have given my […]
The concept of abundance is different to everyone and can also be different during various stages of your life. When people think of abundance, they quite often think of money. As accountants, I think it would definitely be ranked in our top 5! There are however many other forms of abundance: Time Relationships Health