Posts Tagged "staff development"

How To Find Good Staff On A Small Budget

Posted by on Nov 18, 2015 in Blog

How To Find Good Staff On A Small Budget

When you’re in the startup phase of your small business, and especially when you’re verging on the edge of the next step upward, you’ll find yourself doing all the roles. The downside of this is that you can’t do everything because you simply don’t have the time. Secondly, you’re not that great at everything. It doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be in business, however. It’s about being honest with your abilities. Some of us are highly creative and are terrible at bookkeeping – that’s just being human! Having staff on board takes the load off you, allowing you to focus on doing those things you love and are good at, as well as making way for the business to grow. Unfortunately, it is at these times that you can least afford to pay someone to help you out in your business. The issue here is the focus on the dollars. Although it is important that you fall in the ballpark of a reasonable salary for your new staff member, it isn’t always about the money. As this article on Shortpress states, it is at these start-up and early growth stages that are the most exciting and fulfilling to be a part of...

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Workplace Training In Xero And Workflowmax

Posted by on Apr 29, 2015 in Blog

Workplace Training In Xero And Workflowmax

If there’s one thing that makes most entrepreneurs and creatives shudder, it’s the thought of doing the accounts.  It’s one of the few things that instantly shuts down their creativity. Yet managing your accounts is an essential part of managing your business. Without paying attention to your numbers, there is no way you can be secure and profitable. We understand exactly how you feel, and that’s why we’ve chosen to work with Xero and Workflowmax, and we can train you and your staff in how to use this great system. Introducing Xero and Workflowmax. Xero and Workflowmax are beautifully integrated. With just one click, you can move data between the two and eliminate double handling, thereby reducing your workload. But best of all, because the data flows between both apps, you can import your invoices and purchase orders from Xero into Workflowmax. Straight away you will be able to see how your business is doing, financially. You can see your profit or loss as you go. What are the benefits of Xero and Workflowmax? Track time without leaving the creative suite Access anywhere anytime Reporting metrics which highlight specific industries which earn you more money Complete visibility and transparency...

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