You can create bad practices that embed themselves like fossils at the heart of the business and continue to be corrosive for a long time to come.
Credit management – A sale is a gift until it’s paid for (part 2)
Every business should be compelled to sell to a large, multinational organisation every now and then just to be reminded of the pain you have to go through sometimes to get paid.
Credit management – A sale is a gift until it’s paid for (part 3)
Another very simple target is the amount of cash collected each month. You can have a minimum collection level and then consider paying bonuses to your credit control team for beating the basic target.
QuickBooks: Streamlining your business with superior reporting
Here is a webinar I recorded with the QuickBooks team all about how to use QuickBooks reporting to improve your business.
You will need to register with BrightTalk to view the webinar and when you watch the webinar click anywhere on the product demo to minimise the slide presentation which will otherwise get in the way a little bit.
Enjoy the webinar and bring your management accounts to life!
Pivot tables – are very often not the right answer
Pivot tables have a use, but try to see them as a warning that you could be doing things in a better and more simple way.
QuickBooks training: empower your business
QuickBooks training that is just right for your business.
We work with you, using your data and your transactions and help you produce the reports you need to run your business.
This is NOT generic classroom training. We use live ammunition – yours!
Making chasing debts easy with QuickBooks – 1 minute video
Make chasing debts easy! This one minute video shows you how to send emails straight to customers who have not paid you and include the unpaid invoices as PDF files as attachments.
Is your finance team fit for purpose?
From the board of directors down, does everyone know how to do their job to make sure that the numbers are right and are produced in time to be useful?
Use cloud accounting, but remain down to earth
Although cloud accounting allows great flexibility over where and when work is done, there is no substitute for face to face contact to make sure that everything is working properly.
Business growth – the financial essentials
“A sprat to catch a mackerel” can easily turn in to a sprat to catch plankton!