Abtrac Blog - Better Business

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

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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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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Business Management in your Professional Services Firm

Like people, companies of all sizes come and go. The ones that live the longest actively work on...

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5 big marketing tips for small businesses with limited budgets

Don't have mega bucks to spend on marketing? Never fear, our marketing tips for small...

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Survey Results: Architects, Engineers & Surveyors routinely writing off 25% of billable time

What if you could get your invoices out within 3 days of month-end instead of 3 weeks, and with a...

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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

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