Archive for the ‘Accountants’ Category

Cheap Accountants

Feb 17

If I’m totally honest pricing is one of the hardest parts of being in business. We run the practice as efficiently as possible to keep costs down for our clients. Clients are now getting more and more price sensitive. But like most other products and services it can be a complete false economy to choose […]

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UK Bank Feeds – a new way of working

Oct 19

Henry Ford, the pioneer of what we recognise today as Lean Manufacturing, introduced a revolution centred around the elimination of wasteful processes more than a century ago. In his autobiography he explained the essence of it as: “I believe that the average farmer puts to a really useful purpose only about 5% of the energy […]

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The modern practice

Sep 28

Today we’re announcing a new initiative for the accounting industry. Right now Xero offers client side accounting, as well as accountant side features such as annual reports. We believe the ‘single ledger’ is a fundamental disruption to the accounting software industry because it provides huge efficiencies to the accounting practice and reduces cost dramatically. Examples of what we’ve already delivered […]

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Life changing technology for UK accountants

Sep 20

I’ve just spent a fortnight in the UK and by all accounts the UK economy isn’t in great shape. The Government is drastically cutting spending, which is creating much debate and idea generation over how to cut costs. Such ideas verge on the ridiculous at times. For example local councils are turning off street lights […]

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100% Xero

Sep 17

Chris Reid‘s practice first dipped its toes in the world of online accounting a while back when instead of following their default route of advocating Sage, he managed to persuade his staff and a small group his clients to try out Xero. Last month Chris informed Sage that he would not be renewing his Sage […]

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