Cloud Technology For Accountants: Free Up Time By Automating Data Collection

Cloud Technology For Accountants: Free Up Time By Automating Data Collection
Accountants help companies run their businesses more efficiently. Automation tools, on the other hand, help accountants become more effective and efficient with their jobs, which, in turn, further help clients achieve success. In this modern era, automation tools can mean the difference between being able to deliver value to clients and getting stuck with conventional ... Read more

Get Paid On Time with Xero Invoice Reminders

Cash Flow is the lifeblood of your organisation. It guarantees that your business is operational and your company is able to pay your employees. But to ensure this, you need to get paid on time, too. Chasing overdue payments can be tricky and time-consuming. When the invoicing process is delayed, the cash flow is also … Read more

5 Accounts CPAs Should Be Following On Twitter

Previously, we have talked about how professional services like accounting firms can utilise social media platforms, especially Twitter. Now, we’re going to share some accounts we think CPAs should be following on Twitter: Australian Taxation Office (ATO) – @ato_gov_au For updates on Australian Tax and Super Info, you should be following ATO on Twitter. ATO … Read more

Xero Hailed Platform of the Year by the Internet Marketing Association

New Zealand Accounting software Xero was acknowledged as the platform of the year by the Internet Marketing Association (IMA) in its recently held IMPACT15 Conference and Awards event last 23-25 September 2015 at CityCenter in Las Vegas. Andrea Silvers, Communications Manager at Xero, expressed her delight for the company’s recognition. “We’re really pleased to win this … Read more

Xero Hailed Most Innovative Firm by Forbes

For the second consecutive year, New Zealand-based software company Xero topped Forbes’ list of Most Innovative Growth Companies of 2015. Source: Forbes Founded on 2006, Xero Ltd. provides online accounting and business services to small and medium sized enterprises. It garnered an innovation premium score of 90.11%, which was followed by another strong Software as … Read more

MYOB Makes Strong Comeback on the Australian Stock Exchange

Australian multinational corporation MYOB returns strong in the share market after a six-year absence. The Australian-based accounting software provider Mind Your Own Business (MYOB) was readmitted to the list of the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) at noon AEST of 4 May 2015, with 228 million shares, or about 40 per cent of company equity, sold … Read more

Xero Accumulates NZ$ 147 Million Investment from Silicon Valley Bigwig

New Zealand-based cloud accounting software Xero has raised a total of NZ$ 147.2 million in funding from new investor Accel Partners, as well as from current shareholder Matrix Capital Management. Accel Partners, a Silicon Valley venture capital firm, has invested $132.9 million at $20 per share through a number of funds it manages. Meanwhile, Xero’s … Read more

Xero’s New Features for 2015

We’re now on the second quarter of the year, and cloud accounting software Xero has been packing up a lot of new aspects since the start of 2015. Here are the highlights of these cool features: • Workpapers redesign Workpapers gets a tighter integration as invoices are automatically synced with Xero and Practice Manager. Contact … Read more

Accounting Trends of the 21st Century

The recent global financial crisis has paved a way to the evolution of the accounting industry. To address the concerns raised during this predicament, businesses were restructured to recover from their weak performance. They have learned to adapt to the ever-changing trends in the financial industry. The future of accounting is bright according to the … Read more