How online accounting has revolutionised bookkeeping

For ages accountants have been bogged down with manually sorting their clients’ historical slips and paperwork to help them manage their bookkeeping and produce their management accounts. This time consuming and tedious task leaves little room for what accountants really want focus on – financial analysis and giving expert advice. Accounting software has helped to… Read More »

Five benefits of using payroll software in your small business

Managing employee administration, no matter the size your staff contingent, can be quite a time consuming task but it has to be done. As a small business owner, you owe it to your team to ensure that they receive the necessary documentation to pursue their personal financial goals. Ensuring that you manage payroll accurately and… Read More »

Employee motivation tips to get the most out of your startup’s team

An increasing amount of job seekers are turning to startups to help further their careers. Aside from the fact that small businesses are now the lifeblood of our economy and the forerunners of employment creation, people want to be part of the foundation of a new business. Unlike a big corporate organisation where staff members… Read More »

Why your small business should have a fast and responsive website

Technology is swiftly evolving and changing how we carry out tasks in our daily lives, especially the way in which we do business. As a small business owner you are heavily reliant on technology to not only build your business, but to communicate with the modern consumer. In most cases, your website is the customer’s… Read More »

The importance of building a strong brand identity

The world is filled with brands and without us even realising it we tend to trust in a certain brand more than the next. Whether it’s the quality of products or services or simply just great marketing – branding is a crucial part of being recognised. As a small business owner your brand identity needs… Read More »

What to look for when choosing accounting software

There’s no reason why any business, big or small, should have an outdated manual recordkeeping system. Technology can eliminate a lot of the tediousness, time and human error that goes along with financial administration. Accounting software companies are increasingly targeting the small business owner with solutions specifically catered to help simplify and speed up the… Read More »

How to improve your startup’s cash flow management

As the saying goes ‘money makes the world go round’, but it’s how you manage this money that can make or break your startup business. Remaining in charge of your daily cash flow is essential to ensure that you have enough money to pay your suppliers and keep your operations running smoothly. Healthy cash flow… Read More »