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The story behind writing Xero for Dummies

Inspired by my talk with Heide Robson on her podcast Tax Talks (episode 168), I’m publishing a series of articles about Accounting Apps. You can listen to the original recording here. No one is a dummy. Everyone is intelligent. Everyone has the skills and expertise in their own particular area. And what we're trying to do [...]

2019-09-27T04:13:35+10:00September 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Everything you wanted to know about Accounting Apps but did not even know to ask.

Inspired by my talk with Heide Robson on her podcast Tax Talks (episode 167), I’m publishing a series of articles about Accounting Apps. You can listen to the original recording here. What are Accounting App? When I talk about apps, I use the term accounting apps. These are applications that connect to online accounting solutions. If [...]

2019-09-26T11:34:01+10:00September 26th, 2019|0 Comments

Do we need integration specialists to help us to plug all the apps together?

Do we need integration specialists to help us to plug all the apps together, or will apps become better at connecting together without detailed knowledge? It’s probably a hybrid of both. One of the benefits of using a cloud integrator is they've experienced in connecting maybe one two or three apps together. They know the [...]

2019-09-26T11:13:51+10:00September 26th, 2019|0 Comments

PayVu simplifies payments from within Xero

I'm at #WCOA2018, and here with Dean Martin National Business Development Manager from PayVu. Dean, can you tell us a bit about what PayVu does? Dean Martin:              What we do is automate and securitize the payment process bookkeepers and accountants to make all payments for their clients. Heather Smith:          Mm-hmm (affirmative). And ... How do [...]

2018-11-22T08:37:53+10:00November 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Import bank statements from Scottish Pacific

A client used Scottish Pacific for invoice factoring, and I created these support notes for them to help them download the data, and import it into Xero. If you are using another online accounting solution these support notes may help too. I hope you find them useful. Please follow the steps below. There may be [...]

2018-08-13T22:36:38+10:00August 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Ep.52 Daniel Tramontana – BGL Corporate Solutions – Humility, Focus, Resilience and Trust

Today I am speaking with Daniel Tramontana. Daniel joined BGL in 1997. During this time, Daniel has been part of the accountant's journey in transitioning from DOS to Windows and now cloud technology. Daniel is passionate about leadership and loves working with accountants and assisting them in growing their business through technology. Daniel loves family, [...]

2018-08-21T10:15:28+10:00June 19th, 2018|1 Comment

Where will I find my first client?

Your clients don’t need to be in your local area. Cloud accounting enables us to work with people across Australia and beyond. While the tax is specific to jurisdictions, accounting is an international language. https://t.co/F8g7CcJW0E pic.twitter.com/zodCA3AsMV — Heather Smith (@HeatherSmithAU) December 10, 2017 Before asking the question, where will I find my first client, here [...]

2018-01-03T19:39:59+10:00December 11th, 2017|0 Comments