Day: November 10, 2018

Getting a pay rise – a business owner’s perspective

I get it.  Prices are constantly going up around us.  You have to keep putting food on the table, clothes on your back, a roof over your head.  So, what are you to do?  Based on what I see and hear around me, the ‘go to’ response seems to be to put your hand out

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E-invoicing not the answer to better cash flow

Since the Government released its Budget back in May, I’ve been stewing over what I believe is a lack of support for small business. Sure, there was the tax incentive for more research and development, but that’s only if you can afford more than $50,000 a year on R&D and most small businesses in New

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Automation and the future of accounting

What do you get when you mix accounting and automation? I don’t know the answer, but I can tell you it won’t be 19 accountants!  And here’s how I know that. In May 2017, a TV show “What Next” said “There are currently 17,669 accountants in NZ.  A report predicted because of automation there’s a

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