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We made it! 15 years as a Newcastle Bookkeeping firm Account Aspects is a Newcastle Bookkeeping firm empowering clients to create opportunities and grow their business. Account Aspects was founded by Leigh Cummings who still owns and operates our Newcastle...read more
Most of you would have heard the announcement 'Penalty Rates Cut Sunday and Public Holidays' for the Retail, Pharmacy, Hospitality and Fast Food industries. The Fairwork Commission’s decision to cut penalty rates has brought controversy with a shake up to wages...read more
Did you create a plan to reach your business goals last year? Did you achieve everything you set out to achieve? Here's a peak at what Account Aspects achieved! New Clients With our vision focused on our business goals, we increased our client base welcoming...read more
This feature release from Xero will become your Secret Weapon to improving your Cashflow. The most effective way to Achieve Positive Cashflow is to get paid on time.
Having a conversation with your clients regarding money owed could hurt customer relations and can become time consuming. By enabling Invoice Reminders in Xero this frees you from the conversation and prompts your clients…read more
Through building a successful Bookkeeping business in Newcastle for the past 14 years, we have evolved and embraced the digital disruption. Xero has become the Modern Bookkeepers choice of Accounting Software which has opened up opportunities using innovative Cloud technology.
Xero’s ease of use has helped small business owners control their cashflow and grow their business. Often…read more
Xerocon Sydney 2014 is an event Account Aspects is proud to attend as it affirms our decision to commit to Xero.
Xerocon is the annual conference Xero delivers to inform their partners about new features and their add-on partners. Their sessions are focused on supporting Bookkeeping and Accounting professionals grow their practices.read more
Xero has released their Online Quoting feature. This feature is much awaited as it brings the whole sales process together.
Once you enter a Quote, you can then email it to your client. They can view this Quote online and accept your Quote. Once your Quote is accepted you can turn the Quote into an Invoice and email this to your client.
With an enabled Pay Now button the…read more
Account Aspects was excited to present our first event ‘Tradie Tools for Better Business’ this September. We listened to the frustrations from Tradies and how they felt trapped with their Bookkeeping Nightmares. Working all day and then coming home to do Bookkeeping was restricting their family life and social time. Meeting their mates after a hard day’s work was impossible as invoicing…read more
When invoices are received we enter these invoices into the system for you, mark off when a customer has paid and send statements showing any outstanding balances.
The benefits are widespread for our clients, ensuring they receive their payments more frequently, decrease bad debts and develop a consistent and sustainable cashflow.read more
When Should You Engage A Bookkeeper?
This is the question so many business owners have asked themselves before. If you could have someone come into your business and ease your heartache of your bookkeeping, increase your flexibility and gain precious time in and out of your business, I bet you would say “Bring It On”!read more
Social Media has become an important tool for Account Aspects Bookkeeping becoming a social business.
The Bookkeeping industry has been digitally disrupted with the explosion of Cloud Software and is constantly changing the way we conduct our business. Through Social Media we interact in conversations involving ourselves within the global network. Using Social Media has given us access to…
Many of you have made a Personal New Year’s Resolution, but did you make a Business New Year’s Resolution?
As a business owner, making a Business New Year’s Resolution is more important than a Personal Resolution. It is important because there are many factors that rely on Your Business…
We wanted to wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas filled with love, laughter and good times.
It’s been a big year here at Account Aspects seeing the launch of our Bookkeeping website. Please visit here and contact us to let us know what you think.
Our office will re open January 5th although contact us should you require assistance during this period. Helping…read more
Christmas is a time for getting together with family and friends and enjoying the festive season. Can you really enjoy this time if your cashflow is taking a hit?
Christmas shutdown has seen your business doors close, although the business still runs Relying on a Professional Bookkeeper’s services can take the stress out of your Christmas supporting your business to continue with…read more
Did you know that after 1st July 2014, you have potentially given your staff a payrise? Your wages expenses could rise by .25% effecting your Profit and Cashflow. This will happen without discussion with your employees regarding their salary packaging entirely due to Superannuation Guarantee Increase.read more
You may have been in business for a while now, after finding something you love and excel at.
You’ve got the foundations in place and have started seeing some success.
It’s more than likely that it’s time to find the balance with your bookkeeping systems, accounts and your life! Perhaps when you started out you just used a manual bookkeeping system or an excel spreadsheet. This…read more
One of the biggest concerns our clients have is juggling their cashflow.
What we find is that often bills are not entered into the accounting software as soon as they are received. Instead they are held on to, with the intention of making payment on the due date. The result? Paperwork gets piled on top and then payments are overlooked.
I often find that when I speak with new clients they are aware of the ‘cloud’ but don’t have a full understanding just how helpful it can be to their business.
In the past organisations had to invest time and effort trying to keep track of document versions and providing onsite and offsite access for their staff & professional advisors.read more