The new year is looming ever nearer, which means we’ll soon be leaving 2018 behind! The last quarter of this year was not only a big deal for us (you’ll see why below), but a lot happened at Xero too. Unless you keep your finger on the Xero pulse, it’s easy to miss the fresh news and updates regularly rolled out.
About Rory Finegan
Rory Finegan is the Founding Partner of Beyond Accounting. Rory’s journey started over 20 years ago, working as a Chartered Accountant at KPMG. After four years helping clients in the media, banking, retail, manufacturing, and services, Rory took on a variety of leading roles in Irish and UK companies before founding his own accountancy practice in 2012. Rory’s real-world managerial expertise, and his experience working for one of the Big Four, means that he is ideally placed to understand the needs of his clients. Whatever business you’re in, Rory speaks your language!
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On the 1st January 2019, Revenue is blasting into the 21st century with PAYE modernisation. This is all a part of their big movement towards going digital, but what does this mean for company Directors, bookkeepers and employees?
Come along to our FREE Xero Demonstration and find out what cloud accounting is all about! Beyond is Ireland’s leading Xero expert and only Platinum Partner. We can advise you on Xero, as well as integrations with other business tools to streamline your business processes.
Thinking about selling your company? Having a registered company with a couple of employees, a website, a handful of clients and intellectual property still doesn’t necessarily translate into real market value. That’s why it is worthwhile to have a business strategy to get your company ready to go on the market.
The 2018 Budget feels very déjà vu in that it lacks any meaningful measures. There is nothing to get too enthusiastic about or too angry about and I guess that is the whole point. Personally, I would have preferred to see a more courageous budget with more leadership and vision.
A company valuation is not just the first step in a retirement plan; it’s also an attractive business strategy. So how do you calculate the value of your company when the time comes to it? Let’s take a closer look at company valuation…
Did you do your mid-year review? No? At Beyond, we think it is worth your time because the mid-year review is your opportunity to be really proactive. It gives you the opportunity to make timely changes that will impact the current financial year.
Books allow you to step into the minds of successful CEOs, billionaires, founders and entrepreneurs for a few hours and, by just being in their presence in this way, their expertise can rub off on you with powerful results. Discover these 4 business books straight off the Beyond bookshelf.
Every trainee accountant has their own techniques for tackling exams. We thought we’d ask for a few insights from our own Ellen Dudley; she knows how to keep a cool head under pressure and recently came 4th in Ireland for her CAP 1 ACA chartered accountancy exams!
What metrics really matter? Which ones make and break the success of your company? By identifying your key performance indicators, you can begin to make informed adjustments to your processes and become more closely aligned to your overall business strategy, reducing the bottom line and increasing profit.
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- Xero: What’s new in the Xero universe?13th December 2018 - 11:29 am
- Business advice: what you need to know about PAYE modernisation coming on 1st January 201928th November 2018 - 10:07 am
- Xero Demonstration: 20/12/2018, 9 am23rd November 2018 - 12:02 pm
- Business strategy: how to prepare to sell your company12th November 2018 - 10:34 am
- Economy: Rory’s Budget 2018 insights29th October 2018 - 1:28 pm