How to create a social media calendar for your small business

Posted on August 11, 2021Categories Uncategorised

Many small businesses in Australia operate their social media marketing with a scarce or non-existent plan. Without a social media calendar it’s not hard to see why – business gets too busy for social media planning. Sure, you may have a marketing vision, a brand feel, and a regular pattern of posting, but have you actively mapped it out? Do you have a fully populated and deftly managed social media calendar that stretches beyond next week? Of course, from time … Continue reading “How to create a social media calendar for your small business”

Hubdoc: The answer to bill payments

Posted on August 11, 2021Categories Advisors, Bookkeepers

Every now and then a piece of technology comes around which makes you wonder how it hasn’t always existed. For me, I can barely imagine a world where you couldn’t have a face-to-face chat with anyone, anytime, anywhere in the world. But it wasn’t long ago that this wasn’t a reality.  The same could be said for Hubdoc, which is to bill payments, what the video call has been to communications. Once you start using it, you’ll question why it … Continue reading “Hubdoc: The answer to bill payments”

5 amazing small business books you need to read

Posted on August 5, 2021Categories Uncategorised

A lot of what we read is for pure entertainment and escapism. But one of the best ways to learn more about running and growing your business is by adding a few small business books to your reading mix. What was the last book you read? Did it illuminate your ability to run your business or simply entertain you for a few hours? While there’s always room for literary illumination and entertainment, it’s worth stacking your shelves with a few … Continue reading “5 amazing small business books you need to read”

Advisors of the future: A fireside chat with BDO Canada

Posted on August 5, 2021Categories Advisors, Bookkeepers

Earlier this year, we announced a three-year global agreement with BDO to become its preferred accounting solution for its business, services and outsourcing clients in the small-to-medium business space.  The agreement has given both of us the opportunity to collaborate more regularly within the Canadian accounting community. This includes speaking with future accountants currently preparing for their careers. I recently joined BDO Canada Managing Partner, Daphna Smuckler, for a virtual fireside chat at the University of Toronto and their Master … Continue reading “Advisors of the future: A fireside chat with BDO Canada”