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Accountancy and Bookkeeping Digital Disruption, Are You Prepared?

‘The digital age is upon us,’ has become a hoary cliché. Some have chased down every latest innovation. Others are slower to adapt. However all of us have been forced to change outmoded ways of doing things. There comes a point in the furious technological stampede where some of those feeling trampled are the very businesses for which these advances are trying to cater. Be Read More...

How to invest in software you can count on

Despite the general consensus that there will always be a need for accountants and bookkeepers, it’s simply stating the obvious to say that their roles in the business world are changing. With improved automation basic accounting functions, a drop in prices for compliance work, it’s important for accountancy firms to be able to offer more than assistance with the da Read More...

The 10 telltale signs your business needs a Business Intelligence makeover

How many times do you find yourself wading through paperwork attempting to troubleshoot problems you should’ve, could’ve prevented with foresight and planning? Too often we are so focused on the day-to-day operations of a business, we neglect to take the overall health status of the business into consideration. We miss the red flags that would have been glaringly obvious  Read More...

The smart way to prepare your business for 2017

Employees’ minds turn to Christmas festivities as the year draws to a close while business owners or those in a position of authority, often reflect on the year that was – did staff meet their KPIs, decisions made, hurdles overcome and now that the slippery slope hurtling towards 2017, business strategies for the coming year should be well underway. But are you left sitting wading  Read More...

Why now is the right time for streamlining your business

Why now is the right time for streamlining your business Business intelligence is more than just a fancy buzz word, it’s about ensuring the correct information is reaching the right people, exactly where and when they need it. Whether it’s financial forecasting or payroll reports (/case-study-2), the ability to generate time-saving, clear and concise reporting will reinforce t Read More...

How to profit from using a Business Intelligence Analyst

An increase in staff achieving KPIs Staff are more effective in achieving their KPIs when they are able focus on their main objectives of their jobs rather than being side-tracked by trying to work with inferior software which doesn’t adequately perform the tasks you hoped it would. A business analyst can provide insight into software functionality with creative solutions how to develop  Read More...

Is your Human Resource system lacking functionality?

It’s not unusual for the Human Resource (HR) department to come across hitches with their HR information systems. All software programmes come with various system hiccups which may not be evident initially. The most common error with HR software is its failure to perform tasks in the way you anticipated. For example; not being compatible with other software programs, convoluted repor Read More...

How to avoid costly mistakes with your payroll system

Payroll tasks can seem overwhelming when you first start your own business, particularly if your payroll software isn’t doing everything you need it to for clear, concise records which meet legal requirements. No matter what your business, private or public sector, even small errors can result in disgruntled staff members and breaking tax laws. Holiday acts and tax thresholds can Read More...

Is duplicate data causing you a headache?

One of the biggest complaints from users of customer databases is the frustration caused by duplicate data. Data duplication can result in myriad of transgressions from disgruntled clients, incorrect reporting and financial forecasting, mismanaged email marketing – all of which can effect your bottom line. And that’s without factoring in the time and effort trying to solve the issue Read More...

Streamline your payroll procedures to run smoothly

Weekly payroll can be exceptionally time-consuming with manually keying data into a spreadsheet and applying to appropriate formulas according to the income tax bracket of each employee. Anyone who’s worked in this type of environment knows the stress that accompanies the tight deadlines of making sure the wages go through on time and the pressure for it to be correct. Any discrepan Read More...