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Crowd Sourced Funding Equity Raising Campaign

For Accountants, has linked with ESS BIZTOOLS, Australia’s leading developer of “Business Advisory/Commercial Services Product Packages” for the accounting/business advisory industry to bring accountants/business advisors an awareness of an...

Client retention following M&A

Client retention and growth is more often than not the key objective of M&A deals within the accounting and financial advisory sectors. There’s real opportunity to be gained from...

Announcement – ‘Countplus National Audits’ changed to ‘National Audits Group’

On 1 July 2017, ‘Countplus National Audits’ changed its name to ‘National Audits Group’.

Good Bad Ugly Insight Report – Technology, now available

The 2017 Good Bad Ugly Insight Report – Technology is now available to download.

Over 300 firms contributed to this poll to provide the insights and trends into your industry.


Waddle EOFY Offer

Waddle is an Invoice Financing Service that offers the easiest way to accelerate cash flow by accessing funds needed to grow your business.

Right now they have a special offer...

Graham Tuckwell leads $3 million investment into robo-adviser Stockspot

Exchange traded funds pioneer and Rich Lister Graham Tuckwell has led a $3 million capital raising for Stockspot, a disruptive robo-adviser that gives investors access to low-cost ETFs.

Mr Tuckwell,...

Can you systemise the advice you give to your clients?

A key factor attributed to the slow rate of uptake of advisory services, particularly in smaller accounting firms, as been the perception that it’s very difficult to systemise advice....

Is your practice up to date with current Accounting trends?

With 2016 well underway, it’s an appropriate time to evaluate current Accounting trends and how they may impact your business. The 2016 Bstar Accountants Research Report provides valuable insight...

SMSF and Property

Getting real on property investment

Recently I wrote an article entitled “Batten Down the Hatches” about how to prepare your fund for the repercussions of any likely Government moves against...

How big data is affecting accounting

Big data has been around for decades now but is becoming more popular as businesses and organizations find out newer and better ways of using big data analytics to...

What do outliers tell us about firm performance?

An Outlier is defined as ‘a person or thing that lies an abnormal distance from others in a population.’  You’re probably familiar with Malcolm Gladwell’s book ‘Outliers’ which talks...

Linking sound debtor management to improved cash flow

For most jobs, billing on completion will have a positive impact on cash flow because:

  1. The client can see that the invoice relates to the job presented; and
  2. The value can...

Your Business Advisory Platform – What’s Missing?

For an accounting firm to have a successful business advisory platform, you need more than a couple of software tools and some interested clients. Are you getting sufficient leverage...


How do you bridge the gap between ‘the cloud’ and compliance?


As accountants, we’re pretty excited about cloud. But there’s one little problem.

The way...

Proactive Administrator

The Proactive Administrator – NEW Online Training Program

Training Beyond Accounting has launched a NEW 6-part Online Training Program specifically for administrative staff working in an accounting environment. Topics include Manage firm expectations, Improve internal communication, Take...


The Growing Demand For International Assets

Investors are rediscovering the importance of diversification to balance investment risks and take advantage of strong international growth opportunities.

After the onslaught of the Global Financial Crisis in 2007-2008, Australian...

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