The Business Advisory Blog

The Business Advisory Blog

Insight, news and updates from Alliott NZ Chartered Accountants, Auckland New Zealand. The views expressed here are the views of the author and should be discussed in further detail should an article be relevant to your individual circumstances.

While every effort has been made to provide valuable, useful information in this publication, this firm and any related suppliers or associated companies accept no responsibility or any form of liability from reliance upon or use of its contents. Any suggestions should be considered carefully within your own particular circumstances, as they are intended as general information only.

Audit
Staying on Top of Important Business Trends
We recommend that business owners conduct a periodic ‘self-audit’ to track performance in five important areas.
08 April 2024 Read More
Chief financial officer
Engaging a Virtual or Fractional CFO
Outsourcing your financial function — what to look for in an outsourced CFO.
14 November 2023 Read More
coronavirus COVID-19
Gen Z: Understanding the Values and Expectations of our Digital Natives
ANZ highlights key points about Gen Z's behaviour and expectations in various aspects of financial life.
31 July 2023 Read More
accountability
KPIs important management tools
Need to update or develop KPIs for your business? See how to use KPIs as important business management tools.
09 May 2023 Read More
cash flow
How businesses with accurate data insights are surviving inflation
Whilst this is an Australian article, it has key messages for all small and medium businesses either side of the Tasman.
17 August 2022 Read More
budget
Understanding Volatility in Your Business
It is important to identify and understand the causes of the volatility in your business and develop a plan to deal with it.
27 July 2022 Read More
company tax
Directors: Know your role
If you’re a director, make sure you’re up to speed on both company law and the accepted code of behaviour required for the job.
03 August 2021 Read More
business
Getting the Most from Your Financial Statements
What Best Practices should you follow when conducting a Financial Review to ensure your decision-making is based on a thorough understanding of your business? This article provides pointers to help you get the most out of your Financial Statements.
14 June 2021 Read More
accountability
Knowing your financials is vital for success in 2021
2020 lost some great companies, and the years to come will take more. So how can you begin protecting yourself and your investments when the landscape is still shifting below our feet?
19 April 2021 Read More
asset protection
Succession Planning
As accountants, we like our clients to think ahead… even on a 3 to 10-year timeframe. A major part of this is Succession Planning. Where Succession Planning is concerned, clarity brings opportunity… and the risks of “getting it wrong” can be significant.
30 November 2020 Read More
continuity
Six ways small businesses can prepare for a reduction in government support
There’s no doubt that small businesses are doing it tough as a result of COVID-19. But through planning, considering the impacts of the pandemic on others throughout their demand chain, and preparation small business owners can find navigate their way to better days.
03 August 2020 Read More
cash flow
Xero small business apps for retail
Xero users have access to a range of tools to set retailers up for success as they work through COVID-19 challenges and adapt to a ‘new normal’. 
15 June 2020 Read More
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28 May 2024 Read More