Business plan competition

Hamish Mexted Business Strategy & Planning

Entries for the ANZ Flying Start Business Plan Competition (a bit of a mouthfull I know) are closing soon.  The total prize pool is $56,000 so it could well be worth your while! Here’s what they say about it: Got a fantastic business idea? Want to turn your start-up into a successful enterprise? Have a business with great growth potential? …

What should you expect from your accountant?

Hamish Mexted Accounting & Compliance

We came across a comment the other week which went along the lines of: I am never sure why Accountants call themselves “Business Advisors” when in actual fact they mainly deal with the financial [or] tax implications of either your books or legislation. Please tell me if my expectations are wrong, and am I wanting too much from my accountant …