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
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
Financial Reporting
The quality and relevance of financial reporting influences a manager’s attitude to financial matters. Having a good understanding and good representation of the numbers helps improve decision making and boost business performance.
06 March 2019 Read More
accountability
3 drivers of strategy
Our article explains the 3 core elements that drive strategy and how you can get them into your business.
01 October 2018 Read More
culture
Better team engagement
As team engagement continues to grow and challenge managers, mastering the concept of it has become more and more of a primary focus within the business industry. Learn and understand these eight pointers to effectively improve your team engagement.
16 May 2018 Read More
customer experience
14 Key Performance Indicators that matter
Knowing where to focus your attention when it comes to evaluating your business performance can make you more effective and make the best use of your time.
23 April 2018 Read More
Growth
50% of marketing spend is wasted, but which 50%
Measuring ROI is critically important as you consider your marketing spend. Do you know which marketing activities work, and which don’t?
18 December 2017 Read More
budget
Successful ventures don’t operate in the dark
Spotlight Reporting is Xero's most popular advanced reporting software add-on, providing another level of insight that all business owners who aspire to success should embrace.  Here at Alliott NZ, we also exist to help our clients to succeed.
09 October 2017 Read More
Auckland
Alliotts speak with Grant Millar from Auckland's Precision Construction Limited
Proudly living up to their motto Do it right the first time, ‘precision’ is not a term that was chosen lightly when Grant Millar’s business was first formed. He not only founded PCL 35 years ago, but has remained hands on and involved throughout all stages of his business. Where many start-ups fail after the first few years, Grant made sure his business was robust with dynamic systems and procedures to support it. Having built an enviable track record in residential and light commercial construction for a broad spectrum of clients, Grant continues to work with Alliott NZ for professional advice covering all aspects of PCL.
09 June 2015 Read More
Tag
25 June 2024 Read More