MYOB co-founder Craig Winkler among early investors, as Practice Ignition raises $650,000 seed funding2:04PM | Friday, 21 February 2014 | Practice Ignition, an Australian firm that helps accountants to streamline their interaction with clients, has raised $650,000 in seed funding from investors including MYOB co-founder and early Xero investor Craig Winkler.
12:42PM | Tuesday, 3 December 2013 | Advocates of the lean start-up methodology, a customer-led iterative approach to product and business development, are gathering in San Francisco later this week for the International Lean Startup Conference.
11:00AM | Friday, 1 November 2013 | Shop Small, a national movement to promote and celebrate local small business owners is coming to Australia this November.
8:21PM | Monday, 5 August 2013 | Start-ups need to recognise no matter what product or service they offer, they’re technology companies and the key to growth is automation, says Marc Lehmann, chief executive of Australian accounting platform Saasu.
7:24PM | Tuesday, 30 July 2013 | We’re more than halfway through winter and, for many, thoughts are turning to spring and warmer weather.
7:09PM | Tuesday, 9 July 2013 | Financial advisors and accountant experts are calling for businesses to seize the opportunity presented by the new financial year to set goals and sort out their finances.
7:10PM | Monday, 8 July 2013 | With a new book, XERO for Dummies, out on the market, Heather Smith is a big believer in cloud accounting, especially for business owners who aren’t comfortable with their financial literacy.
7:57PM | Thursday, 4 July 2013 | Businesses less than two years old saw better revenue growth and greater confidence than more established small businesses, according to a survey.
6:39PM | Wednesday, 26 June 2013 | According to research by the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) and accounting software firm MYOB, 98% say their clients were not fully prepared for when they submit their end of financial year statements.
6:04PM | Thursday, 6 June 2013 | Small business operators who used their accountant as a business advisor last year were 31% more likely to see an earning uplift, according to new research from the 2013 MYOB Business Monitor.