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Rookie business mistakes

February 13th, 2018 | Posted by Accountants Auckland in Accountant in Auckland | Chartered Accountant Auckland | Xero Accountant / Zero Accountants - (Comments Off on Rookie business mistakes)

Being an exacting accountant, with all those horribly strong type-A personality traits, it almost hurts me to say this but one of the biggest mistakes I made when starting out was not realising that business isn’t about doing a great job or working incredibly hard.  Yes, those things are really important but not the most important.

What I’ve come to realise is that business is more about the stuff in between; the keeping everyone happy stuff!  From explaining to customers why you’re worth it to tactfully dealing with incompetent staff and suppliers (because let’s face it, the good ones take care of themselves, don’t they).  Communication skills and relationship building are huge.  It’s almost as if you have to become a professional Happy-Maker!

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Xero prices and plans

January 30th, 2018 | Posted by Accountants Auckland in Accountant in Auckland - (Comments Off on Xero prices and plans)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remember, you might be eligible for our 30% discount on Business Edition plans.  This requires us to act as the subscriber with you maintaining your own billing account, only available if payment is on direct debit or credit card, and is subject to a positive credit history with us.  Alternatively, rather than having the Partner act as Subscriber to the subscription, you may act as the Subscriber for Xero Business Edition subscriptions and invite the Partner into that subscription as an invited user (although our discount will not be available to you in this scenario).  The Subscriber to the subscription has the ability to control access rights and may be required to retain ownership of the file for insurance purposes.