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Tips and advice on running a professional service business along with help for those looking for a solution to their project management problems.

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3 Issues Facing Professional Services Firms and How to Overcome Them

It’s easy to count inventory and track sales when you’re making or selling items of stock.  How do you manage selling time ...
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Successful business management: Project planning and management

Every growing business gets to a stage where directors and managers get the feeling they’re ever so...

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Will robots and automation take my job?

A friend sent me an email with a URL, “You have to look at this", he wrote. ...

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A real success story of linking Abtrac with Xero

As part of our research for this article, we called several of our Xero users in New Zealand and...

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Top 5 tips for hosting effective meetings

We've all been to those meetings that were a complete waste of time... And not to mention those...

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Engineers - Get the most out of your KPIs

"Perhaps now more than ever, you need to start keeping a close eye on your KPIs".

An activity...

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Does 'heritage' constrain good business management?

If you wouldn't mind, we would like to take a second of your day to consider office systems ... we...

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The secret to increased productivity and profitability [Infographic]

When employee engagement is lacking, more often than not it is the work systems that are at fault,...

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3 Issues Facing Professional Services Firms and How to Overcome Them

It’s easy to count inventory and track sales when you’re making or selling items of stock.  How do...

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Employee time clock - don't miss another billable minute!

Managing billable time is one of the core elements of any professional services business.

So how do...

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Five-Part Business Management Video Series

In our short 4 minute videos we will cover, your
• Strategy    • Processes   • Plans   
• Knowing your numbers   • How getting better never stops

Take control and manage your business better.

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