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Will a budget and cash flow forecast save your business?

Will a budget and cash flow forecast save your business?

You may have heard accountants and other finance professionals talking about how important budgeting and managing cash flow is. The question is, will a budget and cash flow forecast save your business?   Well, budgeting gives us something to aim for and consistent cash flow is what is needed in order to achieve our desired outcomes.  […]

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Separate, Track, Organise and Consult

Separate, Track, Organise and Consult

Small businesses are often faced with one important question: how can finances be managed effectively?  Unlike personal finances, there isn’t a single approach that can be applied to all the business entities out there. Well, my advice is Separate, Track, Organise and Consult.  Talk to an accounting specialist and they’ll give you some guidance, helping […]

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Key Challenges for NDIS Providers

Key Challenges for NDIS Providers

The Key Challenges for NDIS Providers Survey seeks feedback on the issues your business is facing and the challenges you have in overcoming these within your business. Common responses in previous surveys have included a lack of assistance with internal processes from government, inconsistent cash flow and spent more time on administration. Provide your feedback […]

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The Most Common Bookkeeping Challenges Faced by Small Businesses

The Most Common Bookkeeping Challenges Faced by Small Businesses

How has running your business been like so far? Initially, you start small, find stable ground and then gradually, expand your business. The first phase, the development phase, is full of lessons – this is the time when you face the most challenges. And this is the right time to master your bookkeeping skills so […]

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When Should Small Businesses Turn to Accountants for Help?

When Should Small Businesses Turn to Accountants for Help?

Have you hired an accountant for your small business or do you manage payroll, invoices, taxes and other related operations all by yourself? If you want to optimise your finances and propel your growth, you should hire an accountant NOW. History shows many business owners delay working with professional accountants as much as they can. […]

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Accounting Tips for SMEs

Accounting Tips for SMEs

How do you manage your small business? Do you find it difficult to do so? Put your accounting in order and a lot of your troubles will cease to exist. Should you go about this on your own or should you seek professional help? If you are just starting out, you may be able to […]

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Organise Your Small Business Finances

Organise Your Small Business Finances

Small businesses are often faced with one important question: how can finances be managed effectively?  Unlike personal finances, there isn’t a single approach that can be applied to all the business entities out there. It all varies from business to business.  Talk to an accounting firm and they’ll give you some guidance, helping you establish […]

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Small Business Accounting: Starting Up

Small Business Accounting: Starting Up

Just established your business? Set up your accounting system yet?  The earlier you get this done properly, the better it will be. A robust accounting system is absolutely essential for any business – big or small.  It helps you keep track of your expenses, manage your finances and so much more. Bottom line, it’s all […]

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Small Business: Are You Managing Your Cash Flows Effectively?

Small Business: Are You Managing Your Cash Flows Effectively?

Is your business doing well or are you struggling with your finances? In any case, effective cash flow management is essential – after all, it is your ticket to increasing revenues and business growth. But how do you start and from where?  Here are some expert tips. Understand working capital Do you truly understand your […]

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10 Common Small Business Mistakes

10 Common Small Business Mistakes

Starting a business isn't always easy.  There are so many things to think about and decisions to make; the pressure can cause you to make a poor decision that can hurt your potential for success, or at least set you back. While there isn't a fool-proof plan to reach small business startup success, there are […]

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