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[…]

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Choosing a bookkeeper that will work for you

Identifying and choosing a bookkeeper can be a critical decision for a small business. A bookkeeping service aligned with your business and business systems as well as being able to compliment your skill set are critical factors to consider. There are some other basic factors that you should consider when choosing a bookkeeper. Decide if[…]

How to make bookkeeping sexy

Making Bookkeeping Sexy?

Making Bookkeeping Sexy? Well after much toil and deliberation, we decided that it is actually NOT possible to make bookkeeping sexy. We tried several different ways of saying it, talking about it and undressing it down to it’s bare bones but nothing….and we mean nothing makes book keeping sexy. However the naked truth and the[…]

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[…]

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The real cost of employing a bookkeeper

As a general rule the total cost of employing a full-time staff member is around 33% more than their base wage. With this in mind, we thought we would carry out a little ‘thought exercise’ and test this rule. Assumptions Standard wage for a bookkeeper According to Payscale.com the median wage for a bookkeeper in Australia[…]

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?[…]