3 Tips on how to keep Millennials engaged at work

3 Tips on how to keep Millennials engaged at work

A lot has changed about the workforce in the last decade or so. Businesses have reached a point where they no longer place the greatest focus on attracting and retaining customers but on finding and holding the right employees. The Millennials, born from 1980 to 2000...
UPSKILLING YOUR TEAM IN AN ERA OF AUTOMATION

UPSKILLING YOUR TEAM IN AN ERA OF AUTOMATION

There’s no doubt that technology is having a significant impact on the way that financial data is collected, processed, analysed and delivered to clients. And it’s clear that roles and responsibilities are changing as firms understand how technology can be used to...
5 skills for the post-automation workforce

5 skills for the post-automation workforce

Automation is upon us whether we like it or not. The world is constantly striving for progress and these days it’s all going digital – and I do mean all. If today it’s safe to say that there is an internet of people, very soon it will be an internet of things with the...
Navigating Technology Choices

Navigating Technology Choices

Download “The Ultimate Guide to Selecting and Implementing a Cloud-based SMSF Administration Solution”. TBAR has arrived and with its arrival comes the need for more rigorous processing and reporting of SMSFs. If your current platform is not a...
Pricing Pressure Top Of Mind For Accounting Firms

Pricing Pressure Top Of Mind For Accounting Firms

The recently published CommBank Accounting Market Pulse Report [June 2018], observed that negotiating price with clients was the #1 reported business challenge over the past 12 months for top 100 accounting firms. [Click here to view the report]. The report observed...
Increasing leverage in professional service firms

Increasing leverage in professional service firms

Anyone who has ever worked in a professional firm knows how important leverage is in achieving strong results for both the firm and clients.  Leverage allows work to be assigned to people with the most relevant skills at the most appropriate cost base. And it’s this...