Keeping business in balance
Clemi Hardie is not your conventional CEO. She has achieved the desire of many; balancing her passion for the sport of surfing with running UK-based event technology company, Noodle Live. We discover her secret of finding the energy required to succeed yet calmly stay on her feet in both business and personal life...
How House of Science brings experiments and inspiration to New Zealand’s classrooms
For many entrepreneurs, spotting a gap in the market fires a business idea. For Chris Duggan, it was her passion for science education.
Xero works for large businesses too
We hear a lot about how Xero helps small businesses, such as cafes or bike repair shops. But what about larger businesses? Should we be hearing about how Xero helps them?
How North Group’s journey to the cloud has improved business insight and budget control
Pure cloud software continues to rapidly replace outdated on-premise and hosted applications. Gartner Research Vice President Milind Govekar, has said that as soon as 2019, at least a third of the largest software vendors will have moved from cloud-first to cloud-only. But that still leaves many businesses at risk of being held back because familiarity makes it seem easier to put up with old software applications or spreadsheet files rather than investing in new cloud systems. We speak to North Group about their experience of ditching on-premise and moving to the cloud...
Tidy loves GDPR!
With the GDPR coming into effect, we are confirming Tidy’s compliance with GDPR. We did not, however, require legislation to tell us how to respect and protect your data. Your data is your data, not ours. We have always had a company policy that it must be protected.
What makes a successful cloud consultant?
Robert King has gone from accountant to cloud integration consultant with his company Integration Kings. Now achieving significant success as a technology influencer, recommending suitable software solutions that will help organisations clients run and grow their business, we ask Robert about his approach and why he believes it’s the future of accounting...
What’s in an icon?
No, not sporting, musical, or political Icons. I’m talking about those graphical icons representing buttons we press to do something in the software we use.
Tidy's getting new icons
We're excited to say Tidy is getting a fresh look later this month. While Tidy is getting updated all the time, the look and feel has remained consistent while we focused on giving you more features and improving the functionality. Tidy is very committed to the user experience of our products. The first step into visually improving Tidy is to update the icons. For those who place more value on the visual, this update is a milestone. These changes will make it easier for you to use the software, and make it more visually appealing. We also accept that each user may appreciate the changes differently to others. We're listening to feedback continually along this journey!...
When it comes to Managing stock and inventory, it pays to keep things tidy
Accurately knowing the value, availability and flow of stock is key to staying in control of your inventory and can make or break a business; your customer reputation and profitability. Whether you’re selling individual items or manufacturing part or whole products, keeping track of materials, availability and costs is essential to your bottom line. We talk to two different businesses about the smart ways they keep things tidy when it comes to stock and inventory....
Reckon One picks up Tidystock
Reckon has just signed a deal with Tidy International to integrate our cloud-based stock and inventory management system, TidyStock into Reckon One. The strategic partnership will offer Reckon One customers the ability to efficiently use and track their resources anywhere, anytime. The partnership will enable Reckon to tap into a market of small to medium sized businesses that require inventory functionality with their online accounting software, especially for those in the manufacturing, wholesale and retail industry....
International trade? It’s essential for business success and survival.
A company is more likely to succeed (11% more in the UK) if it does business abroad. We ask three different businesses about the opportunities offered by international trade.
SME managing projects, materials and stock? Cloud technology can boost your profitability.
When it comes to winning and managing profitable work, small and medium enterprises have the same challenges as the largest enterprises. Quoting, pricing, costing and managing time and money on projects and products in the construction, technology and industrial environment is often detailed and complex. Three SMEs and two business consulting professionals share their insights into how they solve these challenges:...
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