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Lessons learnt from Xerocon 2016

Panel of speakers: To be announced. I’m seeking three Xerocon 2016 attendees from different focus groups (accountant, bookkeeper, integrator, developer, business owner) to talk to the topics below. Please contact me if that is you! Our panel will chat about:  •  Lessons learnt from Xerocon 2016  •  Highlights of Xerocon •  QandA from the audienced  Who would benefit from attending:  •  Xero Heroes • 

2017-03-01T14:27:38+00:00 September 16th, 2016|0 Comments

IQBOXY v Expensify v AppsForOps v Nexonia v Abukai v Webexpenses

Cloud expense reimbursement solutions that integrate with Xero ... minimise the friction around staff expense claims. When researching a solution the specific requirements I had included: Smart phone access; The direct supervisor needed be notified that the direct subordinate has prepared and submitted expense claims for approval; Restrict unnecessarily accessing to data of other staff; Expense claim [...]

2017-03-01T14:27:40+00:00 September 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Deep diving into Xero’s business performance dashboard

One of those new features Xero has introduced is the Business Performance dashboard. It is a suite of standard and advanced ratios of your business. A first glance the dashboard gave me flashbacks at those ratios I had to learn for the many accounting exams I sat. What do they mean for you? In reality many [...]

2017-03-01T14:27:41+00:00 September 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Education businesses and Xero

There are currently four solutions listed on the Xero marketplace that connect with Xero. Here is some research I did on them. Yes the page has stretched a bit because I used a table - I hope you can read it ok. Wisenet: http://www.wisenet.co/add-ons/xero   Arlo: https://www.arlo.co/features/training-and-event-management-software-for-xero JobReady: http://www.jobready.com.au/jobready-xero-integration/   aXcelerate: http://www.axcelerate.com.au/axcelerate-xero-integration/ Do you have [...]

2017-03-01T14:27:42+00:00 May 10th, 2016|0 Comments

Marketplace Platforms and Xero

  If you think of solutions like AirBNB, Uber, Etsy, Kickstarter, IndieGoGo, AirTasker, Fiverr, Lyft, TaskRabbit and Freelancer these businesses run on a MARKETPLACE PLATFORM.  The business that facilitates the marketplace platform OWNS the transaction, not the goods or services sold. So AirBNB does not own accommodation, Uber do not own cars, and Etsy does [...]

2017-03-01T14:27:43+00:00 May 9th, 2016|0 Comments

What is a Xero Cloud Service Provider?

As a Xero Cloud Service Provider my objective is to implement an integrated online business platform for the client. An optimal rollout relieves administrative burden, enabling the business to access timely and accurate insights into their operations. As a Cloud Service Provider (CSP) I:- Whiteboard clients business processes. Identify stresses, bottlenecks, repetition and manual intervention. [...]

2017-03-01T14:27:44+00:00 April 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Podcast: Cloud Stories – Exploring the Xero universe and beyond

I host an online podcast show called Cloud Stories: an independent accounting and bookkeeping podcast showcasing in depth interviews with Xero cloud enthusiasts & appaholics from around the world. A podcast is like a radio programme on the Internet that can be listened to on a media device. The Cloud Stories podcast vision The vision for [...]

2017-03-01T14:27:45+00:00 February 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

YouTube and video creation

I always wanted to be the next David O.Selznick so I’ve combined my passion for the cinema with my passion for helping people in business and I’ve created numerous easy-to-follow educational videos which you can access on my YouTube channel. I invite you to click through and subscribe https://www.youtube.com/ANISEConsulting Here's links to a few examples [...]

2017-03-01T14:27:46+00:00 February 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Take ownership of your business journey

It’s beneficial for small businesses to hold an annual strategy meeting. On the surface it sounds like a huge undertaking. But if you break it down –it can seem less daunting. A strategy meeting is an opportunity to take time out of the business and reflect on what’s happening in the business, to review internal [...]

2017-03-01T14:27:47+00:00 February 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Connecting HealthKit to Xero

In February'16 Alison Hardacre co-founder of HealthKit presented at the Brisbane Xero Mastermind meetup group. This is the written overview I was given about Healthkit which perhaps help explain it better than I can: For practitioners, HealthKit is the first practice management software customized to any practitioner of any profession in any country in the world. HealthKit doesn't [...]

2017-09-06T12:37:21+00:00 February 6th, 2016|0 Comments