xerocon brisbane
Oct 2

Xerocon Brisbane 2019: A Rock Concert for Accountants!

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Holy moly, Xerocon is like a rock concert for accountants! We set off for Aussie, Katrina, Thijs, Suzanne and Lindsay, ready to learn more about Xero over the two-day conference in Brisbane. What we got was so much more! We have come away feeling inspired, excited and keen to share some cutting edge…

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Sep 28

Queenstown Landlord Guide: Important Law Changes

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With skiers and winter travellers in the Queenstown region chasing the late season snow, things are only briefly slowing down as we move into summer season. The rapid rate of expansion over the past decade has far exceeded the resort’s housing capacity, and both demand and yields continue to rise. The bustling alpine…

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Sep 4

Queenstown Business Guide: Why You Need a Small Business Mentor

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Small businesses fuel the New Zealand economy. The saying “small but mighty” is rather fitting, as small businesses make up 97% of the total number of businesses in New Zealand, employing 29% of all employees, and contributing an estimated 26% of New Zealand’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). However the early life of a…

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Aug 19

Queenstown Employer Guide: Staff Retention

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Bustling with tourists year-round, Queenstown is vibrant when it’s quiet and hectic when it’s not. Our picturesque yet lively mountain resort town fuels an economy growing in strength and reputation every year but some business owners and managers are pushed to keep up. Staffing is becoming more difficult, as skill and labour shortages…

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Jul 17

Queenstown Business Guide: 7 Useful (and Free) Resources

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New Zealand’s reputation as a business-friendly country is well-founded. Ranked number one in the world for the ease of both doing business and starting a business, entrepreneurship in New Zealand is so simple that you can literally start a business in a day. But while enterprises may be easy to start, running and…

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Jul 17

Queenstown Employer Guide: How to Apply for Work Visas

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Queenstown needs workers, and due to a shortage of skilled staff, employers are forced to look overseas. However the process of employing foreign workers is not always straightforward. There are a few key steps in the visa application process that you, as an employer, need to take to help your new staff get…

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Jun 25

Free Xero Hero Seminar

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Become a Xero Hero! If you missed our first Xero Hero event in June, here’s another opportunity to find out what Xero Cloud Accounting is all about and learn some beginner tricks and tips. When: 4pm, Wednesday 24 July 2019 Where: iMeet Meeting Room, Level 1, 45 Camp Street, Queenstown Tickets are free but places…

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Jun 25

Key Trends in the Queenstown Property Market 2019-2020

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The Queenstown Lakes District has experienced significant growth over the past decade, with its natural beauty recognised by around three million tourists who visit the district annually. The tourism boom and burgeoning confidence in the future prospects of the region has resulted in strong demand for property, with unprecedented levels of investment, rising…

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May 20

Free Xero Hero Seminar in Queenstown

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Become a Xero Hero! If you want to know what Xero Cloud Accounting is all about, or maybe you are new to Xero and want to learn more about it, our FREE Xero Hero seminar is for you. When: 4pm, Wednesday 26 June 2019 Where: iMeet Meeting Room, Level 1, 45 Camp Street,…

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