How to tell if Xero is right for you

Posted by Darren Wingfield 28 July 2017 09:15 AM

Moving all of your data to ‘the cloud’ can be a very daunting experience. Thinking about the room which is filled with files of purchase invoices and sales receipts replaced by an online system may be scary, but we believe the thought of being able to access your accounts from anywhere in the world at any time of day far outweighs the negativity.

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What are 3 things we learnt from a world class business?

Posted by Phil Murray 21 September 2016 02:18 PM

We recently traveled to the awesome Xero HQ in Milton Keynes as part of our "people's prize" sponsorship of the "If We Can You Can" Challenge.

The winner of the Peoples Award (Ami Davies from My Little Explorer) had the chance to share her business idea and the challenges she faces with the Executive team of Xero. They in turn provided support and guidance that could prove invaluable for Ami as she embarks on her business journey.

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Why Invoice reminders are your secret weapon to getting paid on time

Posted by Darren Wingfield 25 May 2016 08:30 AM

Cash flow is important. In fact, many of the small business owners we know think it’s the most important factor for your business. 

The easiest way to maintain cash in your business is to get paid. Not only that, you need to get paid on time.

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How are Harlands reacting to cloud accounting changes?

Posted by Phil Murray 04 April 2016 11:06 AM

Many firms are engaged with the challenge about how to incorporate cloud applications into well established service offerings to meet changing expectations, and also to breathe new life into their proposition. In this interview for Accounting Web, our commercial director Phil Murray explains the opportunities and challenges we face as a result of the "cloud"

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Xero Add on:Carry the one

Posted by Darren Wingfield 04 March 2016 10:00 AM

Here at Harlands Accountants, our aim is to help our clients take control of their finances and build a better business. We are passionate about cloud based accounting software, and know that it can save your business time and money. What’s more, with Xero’s eco-system of add-ons, you can manage every aspect of your business online. Carry the One is a great tool for online retailers as it integrates with some of the biggest online platforms including Shopify, Magento and Zen Cart.

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Xero Add on: iZettle

Posted by Darren Wingfield 26 February 2016 10:00 AM

Here at Harlands Accountants, our aim is to help our clients take control of their finances and build a better business. We are passionate about cloud based accounting software, and know that it can save your business time and money. What’s more, with Xero’s eco-system of add-ons, you can manage every aspect of your business online. By integrating Xero and iZettle, small businesses will get the ability to accept all payment types for only a small transaction fee.

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Xero Add on: Xero Payroll

Posted by Darren Wingfield 19 February 2016 10:00 AM

Here at Harlands Accountants, our aim is to help our clients take control of their finances and build a better business. We are passionate about cloud based accounting software, and know that it can save your business time and money. What’s more, with Xero’s eco-system of add-ons, you can manage every aspect of your business online. Xero Payroll allows you to complete submissions to HMRC via RTI. What’s more, the software is fully prepared for auto-enrolment.

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Xero Add on: Vend

Posted by Darren Wingfield 12 February 2016 10:00 AM

Here at Harlands Accountants, our aim is to help our clients take control of their finances and build a better business. We are passionate about cloud based accounting software, and know that it can save your business time and money. What’s more, with Xero’s eco-system of add-ons, you can manage every aspect of your business online. Vend is the most used point of sale add on with an easy to use customer loyalty scheme.         

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Xero Add on: Unleashed

Posted by Darren Wingfield 05 February 2016 10:00 AM

Here at Harlands Accountants, our aim is to help our clients take control of their finances and build a better business. We are passionate about cloud based accounting software, and know that it can save your business time and money. What’s more, with Xero’s eco-system of add-ons, you can manage every aspect of your business online. Unleased gives you advanced stock management software which gives you powerful inventory management.

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Xero Add on: Go Cardless

Posted by Darren Wingfield 26 January 2016 10:00 AM

Here at Harlands Accountants, our aim is to help our clients take control of their finances and build a better business. We are passionate about cloud based accounting software, and know that it can save your business time and money. What’s more, with Xero’s eco-system of add-ons, you can manage every aspect of your business online. Having already told you about Chaser and Receipt Bank, it’s time to introduce you to Go Cardless.

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