More than half of Xero accounting partners in the UK are planning to have 70% of their clients online by December 2018. That's a huge movement in the accounting industry. And if you're not sure why it's happening, just take a look at these findings from Xero: Firms with more...
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It's easy to see why manufacturers and wholesalers might be jealous of the more simple industries. With intricate logistic networks and an enormous range and depth of items and stock to manage, things can get messy if you're not in control. But luckily, this complexity means...
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The importance of cash flow cannot be underestimated. In fact, poor cash management is the number one reason why small businesses fail. An accurate, up-to-date cash flow forecast can address this risk head-on as it predicts a small business’s future cash outlook by mappin...
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Project management isn't exactly glamorous. But when it's done right – and when you have the right tools – you can start to see just how profitable and stress-free the time spent on your projects can be. If you're looking for painless collaboration, protected data and a...
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It was just a matter of time before someone automated the filling of returns to HMRC and Companies House.  From paper receipt through to tax returns, this is the first step towards a complete link in the automated accounting chain. Instafile was created to help small b...
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Every business that sells on payment terms wants one simple thing - for their customers to pay them on time. Unfortunately, the truth is that this is easier said than done. With Lloyds Bank reporting late last year that in the UK alone, SMEs are collectively owed more than ...
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S.E. Simons are one of the UKs leading wholesale suppliers of haberdashery, ribbon, knitting & crafts supplies. Selling of 24,000 different products with the majority of sales coming from e-commerce platforms. They were using QuickBooks Desktop to manage the majority of the...
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If you're yet to make the leap into e-commerce – or you're not sure that you're making the most of the tools available – there's never been a better time to change the way you do business....
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We work with a very diverse range of clients when recommending and implementing inventory systems. Diverse not just in sector, size and distribution channels, but also their existing systems and goals. These project briefs demonstrate the journey from current accounting and...
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We all know how stubborn some accounting clients can be. For every compelling reason for them to venture into a better way of working, there's an unfounded objection or an overcautious resistance to change. And unfortunately, for every encouraging accountant and open-min...
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