The Simple way to get better at business writing

Hamish Mexted Business Strategy & Planning

  When it comes to talking, we don’t think too much. Words move effortlessly from our brains to our mouths. But when it comes to writing? That’s a different story. We feel pressured when writing an article or an email. Its as if we need to say something clever, witty and powerful. But really, we forget what writing actually is …

Meet the Team – Riann Umaga-Marshall

Riann Umaga-Marshall Odds & Ends

Riann joined iif a little over a year ago and has never looked back. She thrives on meeting new clients and building stronger collaborative relationships with current ones. Riann started her accounting career 10 years ago with a larger firm here in Wellington. After getting her grounding in the industry she chose to give corporate accounting a shot and left …

Buying a business? What to look out for!

Hamish Mexted Business Strategy & Planning, Odds & Ends

Over the last couple of months we’ve seen an increase in the number of businesses changing hands – why? We’re still trying to figure that out for ourselves! Normally what happens are people come and see us once they’ve bought the business, and then we have to try and dig them out of strife. By running through not only the …

Wealth Creation

Hamish Mexted Asset Protection, Business Strategy & Planning, Increasing Profit

Business owners having an ‘investor attitude’ towards money is often the difference between furthering their short term income and long term wealth, or them taking undue risks and not future proofing their circumstances. As an investor you’re actively examining what you’ve got (current income and current assets), and how you can change the management of your income and assets to create …

We’re hiring!

Hamish Mexted Odds & Ends

We’re after a part-time administrator to help run the office. The role may lead to a graduate position next year so we’re looking for someone that will fit in with the team longer term.   Job Description We’re after a part-time administrator to help run the office. The role may lead to a graduate position next year so we’re looking …