The Proverbial Builder's House That Never Gets Done

May 29, 2022

This may seem a little ridiculous at first glance. I'm going to talk to bookkeepers about bookkeeping. You guys already know this stuff, right?!

But I'm going to talk bookkeeping to bookkeepers anyway. Because sometimes your bookkeeping businesses are not being shown the love that they deserve. 

And in some cases, bookkeepers want confirmation that they're doing things right, because a lot of us just picked this stuff up as we went along. 

So, let me ask you this - Is your business...

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Email For the WIN

Apr 13, 2022

Last year, Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp went down, and many of us were left feeling just a little bit confused about where to go or what to do to communicate and check in with our friends, family and even with our customers.
These platforms have become such staple tools for us all, both personally and professionally.

But the outage is such a good example of why, as a business, we should also be communicating via email and not relying solely on social media to deliver our...

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Why Are Google Reviews Important?

Mar 17, 2022

Did you know that over 93% of purchases begin with an online search? And Google is the most popular search engine site in the world.

That makes Google Reviews really important – but why?

Here are some top reasons why Google Reviews are important and why you should start asking your clients for them.


Google Business Reviews increase brand trust

Google Reviews play an important role in making your business look trustworthy, both in the eyes of Google and your consumers.


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Your bookkeeping business is YOUR business

Oct 01, 2021

Your bookkeeping business is your business! You get to create it the way that works for you.

You are in control of the work you do and the people you work with which means that you are in control of your own destiny and you can create a business that you truly enjoy.

This might be a revelation for some of you but did you know that:

  • You don't have to be at the beck and call of your clients who have their own priorities, urgencies, and demands. 
  • You don't have to work with clients...
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Payroll - The Truth...

Sep 28, 2021

This blog has been guest written by Di Crawford-Errington who just happens to be my cousin, and is also one of the inspirations behind me starting my own bookeeping business many years ago. Di is something of an expert when it comes to NZ payroll so I asked her to write a guest post and she thankfully said yes.

Payroll in New Zealand. It could be simple… really, it could. Unfortunately, payroll being simple is all but a pipe dream as the reality is a whole different...

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