I’m off to Xerocon London!

Xerocon is less than a week away, and one thing is for sure: I cannot contain my excitement for what I know will be a game-changing event for fellow accountants and bookkeepers. Having attended before, I’ve definitely seen the difference … Continue Reading

Throw away the spreadsheets. This is reporting, reinvented.

Reviewing your business’ forecasts, budgets and cash flows doesn’t mean you should be shown a wall of numbers on Excel. We’ve all seen those Excel spreadsheets. The ones with around 15 different tabs. Where you need to keep continually scrolling … Continue Reading

So, I’m off to Xerocon SOUTH and this is why…

Reinventing bookkeeping is a never-ending process. When I initially set up Fresh Financials, the challenge of ditching the spreadsheets and the desktop software that was holding not only ourselves but also our clients back, I knew it would be the … Continue Reading

How to create a small business budget

Businesses need budgets. Even really small ones. So how do you go about setting a business budget? What are the main things you need to put in? And what will it tell you? Bookkeeper, Emma Northcote-Green, takes us through budgeting … Continue Reading

Our 5 favourite Xero software apps to get you started

There are currently more than 500 apps that connect to Xero. If you are considering extending the cloud services that you offer, choosing the right ones for both your business and your clients can be overwhelming. To begin with, you … Continue Reading

How to find the support you need to keep your bookkeeping business moving

We all hate getting stuck. In our experience, running a highly profitable bookkeeping business depends largely upon two things. The first is your pricing and the second is efficiency. If your systems are inefficient then you need to charge more … Continue Reading

Why would your bookkeeping business use Xero?

The accounting software market has exploded. There are more brands than ever before. There is a vast array of features and price tags to navigate through. And with all this variety, choosing the right accounting software for your bookkeeping business … Continue Reading

Why run a cloud bookkeeping business?

Cloud software is having a massive impact on our industry. For bookkeepers, cloud accounting software has changed not only how we perform our day to day tasks, but also how our clients view our role within their business. And the … Continue Reading