15 Must-Read Blogs for Accounting Professionals
Information & knowledge is widely available across the web, it’s just a question of finding it. To make it easier, we’ve drawn up a list of our top 15 blogs aimed at accounting professionals. Happy reading!
Must have remote working tools for accountants
A lot has changed in the last few weeks. Accounting offices (and all other businesses too) have transitioned to a remote workforce and uncertain business conditions are forcing companies to find means to limit their expenses. Remote working isn’t without its complications. How do you manage your remote team? How do you know who is doing what? How do you collaborate with your team and your clients? How do you ensure that no client is neglected, and no deadline falls through the cracks? We have a wealth of technological solutions at our disposal and the trick is to have a plan in place, supported by chosen technology that will solve all of the above issues and ensure business continuity no matter where you or your team are working from.
Remote Working: The Future of Accounting
Due to the Coronavirus and a global lockdown, we now have no option other than to work from home. However, Coronavirus aside, we believe that remote working is the future of accounting. In today’s digital economy, we have the tools, the ability and most importantly the desire from our employees for flexible working options. In this article we’ll explore some of the trends, benefits, challenges and lessons of remote working.
7 tips for implementing time-tracking in your accounting firm
After months of consideration, research and chat’s with fellow accountants, you’ve made the decision to implement time-tracking in your accounting firm. Following a decision comes a strategy; a game-plan. What’s yours? Up to 87% of companies experience set-backs with implementing a time-tracking software. This resistance is largely due to an inability to drive cultural change. The key to implementation therefore lies in successful change management. Change will not be welcome as soon as it creates stress for your employees. In this article we’ll share some tips and strategies for the successful implementation of time-tracking in your accounting office.
6 reasons why your accounting firm needs time tracking software
Is employee time tracking effective? And does it help everyone, employees and management alike? In short, we believe that the answer is yes. In recent years employee time tracking has become synonymous with micromanagement and distrust, however, this is often the case because the reason and value behind time tracking has not been communicated effectively. Your employees need to understand WHY they’re tracking their time. Time tracking makes individuals and teams more efficient, organizations more productive and hence more profitable. There are many reasons why an accounting firm should implement time tracking but we’ve chosen to focus on the 6 that matter most.
And here they are..
And here they are..
7 email marketing tips for accounting firms
The burning question on everyone's lips; Is email marketing dead? To cut to the chase, we’ll give you the short answer. No. In 2019 alone, 293.6 billion emails were sent and received each day. If this figure isn’t staggering enough then… wait for it.. this figure is expected to increase to over 347.3 billion daily emails by 2022. Email marketing isn’t dead. It’s growing. Yes – email fatigue is real. Yes. Most newsletter emails received get ignored. But that’s because often email marketing isn’t done right. If approached correctly, your email campaign can quickly and effectively generate both sales and brand awareness. In this article, we’ll share some tips and tricks on how to ensure that your email marketing is a winner.