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April 23, 2021
Bill Kimball

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So you’d expect Xerocon to be packed full of product updates, and this year Xero did not let us down. The Xero Certification course is designed to help accountants with the needed information to add clients and utilize Xero within the practice. Attendees will receive a full demonstration and explanation of Xero software features and tools including bank reconciliation, cash coding, chart of accounts and much more. At the completion of training, attendees will have the opportunity to take the Certification test. A score of at least 80% is required to pass and receive “Certified Advisor” status. Accountex USA is offering a full-day Xero Certification course as a pre-con workshop for free on November 15, 2016 to conference attendees. The Xero certification training rotates through theory, demonstration, discussion and simulation exercises that allow for hands-on practice throughout the course.

  • Let’s begin with insights from two Xero leaders – Steve Vamos and Gary Turner.
  • For videos, photos, and stories, visit the Xerocon San Francisco homepage.
  • He/she looks at the auditorium full of people eagerly waiting for the big announcement, then starts the presentation.
  • there have been a few times where we needed answers for things and we have called daily for a week or two and we haven’t heard anything back.
  • As the possibilities of big data, cloud technology and machine learning start to be realized, entire industries are having to restructure.

Join our account managers and team of Xero experts for a series of free online events packed full of practical updates and tips for all experience levels. Find out about all the latest Xero partner and ecosystem events happening around the country. Speaking of easily manageable and understandable data, enter Xero HQ with which accountants and bookkeepers can review the needs of each client without digging deep into their individual Xero files.

Report Templates will give accountants and bookkeepers the ability to design reports on a practice-wide level based on Report Codes, not individual Chart of Accounts. This is in addition to the latest improvements to Report Layouts. Looking through the live stream of posts from across Twitter and Instagram, you could be forgiven for thinking you were seeing a real-time feed from a Google event, or some other Silicon Valley start-up. Xero incorporates live social media feeds into their epic conferences with a Strea.ma display – and they go LARGE, making sure it’s an eye-catching feature. We love the simplicity of the program, enabling us to spend less time invoicing and more time fixing cars. There is also the convenience of being able to access your file from anywhere, as it is “in the cloud” .

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Our Automotive business is extremely busy , and being a parts distributor as well , the inventory system for our Parts/Stock is perfect for our business. I found as a whole for what we required for our workshop, Workshop Software couldn’t offer us right now, so we have since moved to another piece of software. Getting our database information did prove to be difficult and payment of $500 was requested for OUR information which was not stated in any of the terms and conditions and I was not happy with this; but I worked around the reports I could get my hands on to be able to move into our new system.

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Accountex USA provides a four-day learning experience that focuses around the technology that moves accounting forward as well as the business processes and organizational success needed in the marketplace. As an independent conference, the content offers more than a single perspective on solutions. In addition, the expo brings together the largest selection of solutions and offers professionals face-to-face time to learn about the latest upcoming trends available from the innovators in technology. The conference is the premier event of the year for the accounting and financial professionals and the add-on developer community.

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we previously used another program that was out dated, slow and on our server. Unfortunately, we were hacked and we lost everything on our server.

there have been a few times where we needed answers for things and we have called daily for a week or two and we haven’t heard anything back. The Xero Roadshow is a highlight in the event calendar for the Xero team and so we’re disappointed not to have the opportunity to see you in person at our regional events this year. We hope you’ll understand our decision to proceed on the side of caution until we can be confident in protecting the health and wellbeing of our Xero community. Due to uncertainty around the impact of COVID-19, and our focus on the wellbeing of our partners, team and suppliers, we are cancelling our regional Xero Roadshow series that was set to take place from 19 May to 18 June.

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Stripe makes it easy to accept debit and credit card payments for online invoices sent from Xero. Our firm recently setup Workshop Software for one of our clients, and we were very impressed at the user interface, ease of Xero integration, and the support we received. They also provide regular training webinars to help users get the most out of the software. I have reviewed SpannerPlanner quite heavily, can anyone tell me how Workshop Software is better, if they also have reviewed Spanner Planner?

Delegates connect and engage not just in person, but online as they share their own highlights and meet-ups, and retweet and reply to others doing the same. That’s more closed deals for you and less back and forth for everyone! Invoicing and jobs, Time tracking WorkflowMax 112 Invoicing and jobs, Time tracking A Xero product offering all-in-one workflow. Over 10,000 service businesses trust WorkflowMax for quotes, timesheets, financial project management, reporting, invoices and much more. All this plus the convenience of syncing to xero for all our accounting needs. So if your after a fast, affordable and reliable system, this is the one for you. Having searched at length for an affordable software program that suits our business needs, I am more than impressed with Workshop Software.

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We would highly recommend workshop software to anyone looking for either something new or for a business starting out. We recently made a pledge to our partners to deliver the best human technology platform, to empower our customers, and become a force of good for accountants, bookkeepers, businesses, and the broader economy. Accountex USA is offering a full day Xero Certification course at the pre-con workshops on November 15, 2016. Xero is one of the fastest adopted accounting software solutions, used by over 700,000 businesses in 180 countries.

To see our commitment in action, check out our platform’s ecosystem of tools and apps. You can return to our homepage by clicking here, or you can try searching for the content you are seeking by clicking here.

When you register with FreshBooks, you are entitled to a 30-day trial to check out all the features of the software with minor limitations. After the trial, your account is not cancelled so you can subscribe to your FreshBooks plan of choice. The CEO of a company that’s considered to be a market leader and a true innovator walks onto the stage. He/she looks at the auditorium full of people eagerly waiting for the big announcement, then starts the presentation. At first, it’s just the list of achievements of the company in the past business quarters; but then ‘one more thing’ and the big update or the new product is revealed, followed by a standing ovation. Jeff Phillips, CEO of recruiting site Accountingfly, gave us some interesting stats, including the fact that 70% of those who leave public accounting cite lack of work-life balance as the top reason.

Some of the most forward thinking accountants were also on hand to share their experiences, and Sharon joined Paul Bulpitt, Stephen Paul and Craig Tyrrell on the main stage (55 metres!) for the Future-Proofing your Practice session. It was Sharon’s 4th Xerocon, and Sharon, Jo and Julie went along for the full Xero experience, following a full day of XPAC for Sharon the day before Xerocon. Hi everyone, Come on over to the new discussions in Xero Central. It’s a more intuitive way to connect and chat all things business with one another. Access all Xero features for 30 days, then decide which plan best suits your business. Work flexibly and keep track of your business with the Xero mobile app.

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If you thought this is a true description of a special Apple event hosted by the late Steve Jobs or nowadays Tim Cook, then you are not far from the truth. The only difference is that this is Xerocon, the annual conference of Xero for the leaders in cloud accounting, making it the Apple event of the online accounting world. When I talk to other accountants and bookkeepers and I ask them about the challenges facing them in daily practice, the number one challenge that they mention is recruiting. It’s really difficult to find and retain excellent employees in the accounting profession.

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Not to mention spending time in person with my accounting friends both new and old, sharing in camaraderie and learning together. I would suggest putting it against Advertising & Marketing in your standard chart of accounts. After all it’s costs associated with you getting your businesses name out there.

Xero® is beautifully designed online accounting and payroll software for small businesses and their advisors. See real-time financials with an online accounting system that features automated bank feeds, invoicing, sales tax, expense claims, fixed assets, multi-currency, comprehensive reporting and more. Xero is a global small-business accounting software company with more than a million customers.

We used Workshop Software for approx 18 months and even though there were teething issues along the way, they are constantly adding and updating the software to suit workshop owners. Online workshop management software designed to effortlessly manage automotive, marine, truck and other types of workshops. Like before, our online experience will be focused on helping you boost your digital journey with expert advice, product demos and updates on the latest and greatest in Xero. We’ll guide you towards tried and tested ways to solve common client and practice problems, and setting your firm up for success.

Luckily, we had recently done a backup so we only really lost about two months’ history. considering we weren’t happy with our old program and we would need to upload everything to it again, we decided to consider something new, something safer and something faster. From integrations with Google and Microsoft and guides on the best apps for your clients, see how we’re helping businesses connect to technology that helps them thrive.

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We’ll be working hard over the coming months to produce a beautiful online event experience that will allow you and your team to join from anywhere. London played host to the world’s most beautiful and innovative conference for cloud accounting leaders in the UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa. San Diego played host to the world’s most beautiful and innovative conference for cloud accounting leaders in the Americas.

Specifically, the drop off in women advancing within firms is happening between senior manager (47% women) and partner (23% women). As an example, Rod did a live demo of a new Facebook Messenger bot that allows users to interact with their accounting data via chat using natural language. For videos, photos, and stories, visit the Xerocon San Francisco homepage.