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Make your Business a Lean Mean Fighting Machine

If you’re a completely new business… this information will help you to crystalize what to focus on to ensure sustainability, how to make more profit, as well as how to save money in business. 
If you’ve been running a business for awhile, you’re probably grappling with changing times and ‘Digital Disruption’. A buzzword that’s been […]

5 Tips to successful Time Management

One of the key challenges for business owners is how to save time at work and how to be better organised at work. Business owners often say “I just don’t have enough time to get everything done”.  They complain of trying to do everything and struggle with getting staff to help. If time is limited, […]

11 Ways business owners could get better financial advice

11 Ways business owners could get better financial advice Sue Hirst, Director – CFO On-Call   The accounting profession has traditionally focused attention on the tax and compliance side of business.  Some accountants are offering day to day financial management advice, but they are few and far between.  Most practising accountants have never worked in […]

Cost Savings in the Cloud

By Sue Hirst An issue facing business owners is the management of costs – especially labour. Labour efficiency is a vital necessity for some to stay in business.  Anything you can do to help staff be more efficient, will have a big impact on profit and sustainability. Systems are the key to efficiency.  Systems aren’t […]

Why keep it in the Cloud?

By Sue Hirst, Director of CFO On-Call The ‘Cloud’ is a term for describing online software delivery and data housing. Until recent years, most business owners have used software and kept data on their computer hard disk. Software updates had to be downloaded and data had to be backed up and a copy kept off-site […]