Are you currently positioning your company for a period of major growth? Perhaps your goal is to grow from €1 million annual turnover to €5 million? Outsourcing some of your core functions could be the catalyst that gets you there!
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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Can your business cope with fluctuations in payments and expenses? If you need to micromanage your financial transactions week in, week out then it’s time to evaluate how healthy your business truly is. When you’re growing your business, it’s vital to have a healthy cash flow.
Data entry. The bane of everyone’s working lives. If only there were a magic wand that could take the pain of manual data entry away so that we could all focus on the tasks that add real business value… Autoentry is a data entry automation tool that integrates with various accounting packages, including Xero.
Are you paying too much for your accountant? We have managed to calculate an applicable benchmark for the financial cost of the accountancy function that you can use for your own company, whatever type of business is it.
Is the fear of the unknown stopping you from taking the leap and selling online? Shopify has become the dominant e-commerce platform, and it has the added benefit of a smart integration with Xero that will make managing your online sales a breeze.
Many people assume professional services only refers to the legal and financial types of services. But, according to Revenue, they can include a variety of other services such as marketing, management consulting, computer programming…
Meetings are the environment in which values align, goals are established, motivation is provided, challenges are dealt with and people work together. But only if they are run well! Here’s everything you need to know about running an effective meeting.
Accelerator programmes are geared towards startups that are ready for growth. As well as office space, mentoring and networking, accelerators usually provide seed capital in exchange for equity and may provide access to R&D facilities, training, and interns.
‘‘Sharpen the saw’’ means preserving and enhancing the greatest asset you have – you. It is a habit and principle to live your life on. A journey of ongoing, never-ending and continuous self-improvement. What has this got to do with business? Everything.
I am sure you have heard the phrase “two heads are better than one” before. Habit 6, synergise, is very much based on this principle. To synergise is to not just work collaboratively, but to embrace open-mindedness, genuine team spirit and a collective energy to create new solutions to old and existing problems.