Online invoicing – a faster way to get paid

Online invoicing removes the limitations of using traditional paper invoices to get paid. Xero’s built-in online invoicing features let your business carry out the whole invoice process electronically. There are key tools for creating repeat invoices, taking online payments, tracking sales revenues and chasing up any late payments – all from inside Xero. Removing the[…]


Five ways to do your own market research without an expert

If you’re keen to understand your clients better, you can conduct market research yourself. Here are five quick ways that won’t slow you down or take up too much of your time: Hold a focus group – This is an efficient way of getting information from multiple people at one time. Be prepared with the questions[…]

Small business start-up

Start-up: Getting your idea off the ground

A great idea is the starting point for any business. It is these ‘lightbulb moments’ that drive the ambition and entrepreneurial spirit of the start-up community. But before you bring your idea to market, you need to know WHY you’re in business. You need to be confident that there’s a robust and workable business model[…]


What to look for in a small business mentor

Whether you’re starting your first small business or you’re a serial entrepreneur, you’ll probably do better with a business mentor. Not because they have all the right answers, far from it. The best mentors make a ton of mistakes – which is why they’re so valuable. Mentors are really good failures. ‘Failing fast’ is a[…]

Xero Certified Bookkeeper

Xero certified bookkeeper “can spot a stray ‘Xero’ a mile away”!

A Xero certified Bookkeeper. Someone who knows your business, loves what you do and can spot a stray ‘Xero’ a mile a way! Add an ICB certified bookkeeper and a Xero advisor to your business and your bottom line will thank you for it. We partner with knowledge and professional service businesses. We excel at[…]

Registered ASIC Agent

Registered ASIC Agent

All Sorted is a Registered ASIC Agent (Agent Number 37942) and can monitor compliance with Company Registers, Changes in Directors and Annual Reviews.  As your Registered ASIC Agent, All Sorted can monitor and submit the following changes/documents; Form 362 – Notification of appointment or cessation of a registered agent by a company Form 370 – Notification by officeholder[…]

Family Trust

How does a family trust work?

The information below provides a general overview of how a family trust operates and explains some of the commercial advantages and disadvantages of conducting business or investing with a family trust structure. There are many tax planning, asset protection and distribution of wealth issues to be considered before a decision is made to establish a family[…]

bookkeeper or an accountant

Bookkeeper or an Accountant?

Bookkeeper or an Accountant? A bookkeeper or an accountant. Which one should you choose for your business? A bookkeeper is often referred to as an Accountant, however, the two have very different. However, they each have key roles in the accounting process. Businesses require accurate and timely accounting information to make informed business decisions. This[…]

Sri Lanka Bookkeeping

So…why Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka – “Unknown, untapped and unbelievable!“. This article was written to shine a light on life for two foreigners starting up an bookkeeping services business in Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon). It helps to explain what we do and why we do it. Why Sri Lanka? Barriers to working in Sri Lanka? An average day in the office?[…]