#79 Xero Small Business Insights Report

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Paul is back in the country and joins David to discuss the Xero Small Business Insights Reports.

We debate the issues around whether connected apps assist business growth. Some really interesting results came out of the report and we break it down.

Plus, David recaps the successful MYOB Partner Connect, we look at the MYOB take over, Accountech.live, World Mental Health Day and why people need to stop copying other people’s websites.

Episode 70

Episode 70

Episode 70 is here, join Dave and Paul discuss what they’re loving about BGL Corporate’s Regulatory Technology (RegTech) conference, the first of its kind.

Their best and worst on grounds cover scope creep, superannuation funds, a few concerns about Xero’s books and a discussion about how much the location of your accounting practice really matters.

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#69 - What Makes the Firm of the Future?

#69 - What Makes the Firm of the Future?

It’s ALWAYS a big week in accounting, but this week especially so. Join Dave and Paul for another packed episode discussing Xero’s acquisition, accounting polls, the rise and rise of social media and a couple of the Big 4 doing some interesting things.

The in-depth topic is one on everyone’s lips: the future of work. Tune in to hear them discuss what makes a firm prepare for the challenges that lie ahead.

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#60 - EOFY for Tax and Advisory Clients

#60 - EOFY for Tax and Advisory Clients

It’s been a big week in the trenches, it was so nice we did it twice – two episodes in a week coming at you! Join us again as Dave and Paul keep you up to date with the perspectives and insights from various thought leaders, the latest news and the updates from Dave’s Accounting Awards nomination…

For the 5 in 5 they’re joined by Rebecca Mihalic, Co-Founder and Partner of Aptus Advisory, Australia’s Most Innovative Firm (how good does that sound?!). Finally, ahead of 30 June they delve into what’s high on the priority list for them at this time of year.

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#57 - Branding for Accountants

#57 - Branding for Accountants

Join the boys for another big episode this week, covering everything from marketing to Millennial’s. They address Xero’s financial results, bookkeeping resources, accounting surveys and a lot more.

For the 5 in 5 they’re joined by Carolyn Stebbing, founder of Little Village Creative, to cover five marketing tips for accountants in their branding and publicity.

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#56 - Australian Federal Budget

#56 - Australian Federal Budget

A big week on the back of the Australian Federal Budget, join the boys as they look at some of the reactions (in the news and on social media) and take an in-depth look into some of the finer detail.

The 5-in-5 this week take’s a look into what’s holding Xero back, and there’s the usual best/worst on ground covering topics surrounding the future of work, regulatory compliance and a dreaded sales email!

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#50 What To Do When Your Technology Fails

#50 What To Do When Your Technology Fails

A half-century of podcasts and the boys are going strong! A packed show this week delivers some positive news in the way of the CA Program and digitisation, along with some commentary on the other side of the spectrum in the way of banking and dividend imputation.

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#49 The Problem with Referral Arrangements and How to Fix It

#49 The Problem with Referral Arrangements and How to Fix It

A packed show coming your way this week. The boys are in fine form, hitting the key issues in marketing teams, strategic partnerships and offshoring. They bring on Phil Beaney for his thoughts on being a Virtual CFO and they even have time to talk about social media and the Oscars…

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#48 What we are Looking Forward to at the Accounting Business Expo

#48 What we are Looking Forward to at the Accounting Business Expo

This week, the boys unpack the sights and sounds of the upcoming Accounting Business Expo as well as detailing Steph Hind's business tips and MYOB's latest developments. 

‘From The Trenches’ - Real Life in the Accounting Industry presented by Paul Meissner and David Boyar.

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