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Pandemic has Aussies supporting local this Christmas, especially online

Three in four Australians are more interested in buying from Australian businesses since the COVID pandemic and 62% are prepared to pay more for an Australian product or service, according to fresh research from MYOB.

03 Dec 2020

Good news for retailers with spending spree predicted for Black Friday

Fifty-seven per cent of consumers plan to shop during the Black Friday sales, up from 45% who said they participated last year, according to fresh research from MYOB. At a traditionally expensive time of year, 45% will rely on the sales to save money on their Christmas shopping.

24 Nov 2020

MYOB Team releases new features to benefit businesses with hourly employees

MYOB’s integrated employee management tool, MYOB Team, has this week launched to MYOB AccountRight and MYOB Essentials subscribers (excluding Essentials Payroll). Brand new team management functionality designed specifically for businesses with hourly employees, flows directly into the customer’s payroll software at no additional cost.

19 Nov 2020

Building better business: MYOB launches new cloud solution tailored for construction industry

Leading business management platform, MYOB, today launched MYOB Advanced Construction Edition - new software designed specifically to help contractors and builders manage complex projects and budgets, with real-time visibility.

18 Nov 2020

Bridging the digital gap with One Small Step

One Small Step is a collaboration between Government and industry to help bridge the digital knowledge divide for small business, bringing together Adobe, AustCyber, Facebook, MYOB, Navii, ServiceNow, tawk.to and Uber to provide small businesses with tangible small steps they can take to enhance their digital operations, coupled with one-to-one guidance through newly launched technology advisory service, Navii.digital.

16 Nov 2020

MYOB joins forces with market-leading workplace software startup Flare

MYOB, a leading business management platform in Australia and New Zealand, today announced a new partnership with Flare, a workplace technology startup and provider of digital workplace solutions.

02 Nov 2020

MYOB moves to acquire GreatSoft

MYOB, a leading provider of business management solutions in Australia and New Zealand, is set to accelerate its cloud-based Practice Management solutions, moving to acquire cloud-based practice management software provider, GreatSoft.

26 Oct 2020

MYOB cements edge in enterprise mid-market with Roubler investment

MYOB, a leading provider of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Payroll Software (PS) in Australia and New Zealand, today announced it will take a majority shareholding in workforce management platform (WFM), Roubler.

08 Oct 2020

Budget delivers for Australia's 2.4M Small Businesses: Tax cuts, Business Investment top of the list

MYOB commends Federal Government for prioritizing SMEs in the landmark Budget. MYOB welcomes focus on SME recovery through measures to stimulate business investment and encourage employment – proposes further opportunity through digital adoption incentives and progressive mandating of eInvoicing. Following tonight’s Federal Budget announcements, MYOB says focus on business investment in SME-centric measures such as the tax loss carry-back and personal tax income cuts will be welcome news to SMEs. .

06 Oct 2020

MYOB delivers flexible tools for accountants and bookkeepers to work at pace as SMEs turn to them through COVID and recovery

Recent research from MYOB shows three in five (61%) small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) want traditional services such as tax advice and lodgement from their accountant or bookkeeper, however of the services SMEs are most likely to request, 34% seek general business advice and 31% want help with financial planning.

02 Oct 2020

MYOB research finds 85% of Australians want small business prioritised in next week’s Budget

More than 8 in 10 Australians want to see SMEs a priority in next week’s Budget as 6 in 10 report closures of small businesses in their local area and half confess concerns about the future of the high street in their suburb, according to fresh data from MYOB. MYOB commissioned a poll of more than 1,000 Australians ahead of next Tuesday’s Budget to understand the level of support they want to see for small businesses, and their concerns about the future of local retail.

30 Sep 2020

MYOB ready for JobKeeper 2.0 with 38% of SMEs expected to claim

MYOB today announced its major payroll products will be ready to process JobKeeper 2.0, the two-tiered extension of the ATO scheme, from its commencement on Monday 28 September. Recent MYOB research conducted with 1,085 small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) shows the payment will be invaluable for 38% of SMEs who expect to access the extension.

25 Sep 2020

MYOB research finds Federal Budget must deliver for sole traders and SMEs, digitisation key to recovery

Federal Budget 2020 is predicted to deliver mixed results for businesses, with half of SMEs confident the Budget will deliver benefits for their business, according to a special Budget Edition of MYOB Business Monitor, in partnership with Nous Group, released today.

15 Sep 2020

MYOB IT Challenge returns for 2020

The MYOB IT challenge is back for 2020 and MYOB is calling for the brightest and boldest tech talent from across Australia and New Zealand to register now.

18 Aug 2020

Aussies are paying their bills with this year’s tax returns

Three in 10 Australians expect their income this financial year to be lower compared to last year and a quarter (25%) will use their 2020 tax refunds to pay bills, according to research from MYOB.

20 Jul 2020

MYOB and Mastercard launch loyalty program for sole traders

MYOB has launched a loyalty program in partnership with Mastercard, allowing sole traders to earn rewards points when they pay eligible business expenses using a Visa or Mastercard credit card in the MYOB AccountRight Live business solutions platform.

09 Jul 2020

MYOB Team: new integrated employee self-service feature streamlines rostering and timekeeping for SMEs

MYOB has launched an integrated employee management tool specifically for small businesses with hourly team members, included in the cost of their software subscription.

09 Jul 2020

MYOB research reveals extent of JobKeeper impact on helping keep small businesses running

Research released today by MYOB has revealed that the government’s JobKeeper program has been a lifeline for small businesses, with 84% of small business owners that were eligible for the JobKeeper program reporting that the subsidy allowed them to continue trading.

26 Jun 2020

MYOB supports Australian Manufacturers with business management software designed specifically for manufacturing

MYOB released MYOB Advanced Manufacturing Edition, software designed specifically for Australian manufacturers enabling them to efficiently manage their entire business end-to-end using one system.

17 Jun 2020

COVID-19 cultivates cashless behaviour for Australians

Forty-four per cent of Australians use cards or mobile phone payments more now than they did a year ago and almost half (48%) don’t believe cash is safe to use in light of coronavirus, according to data from MYOB.

09 Jun 2020

Australians batten down the hatches, spend less during isolation

Forty-nine per cent of Australians are spending less money on non-essential items during the coronavirus pandemic, with clothing (46%), accessories (43%), coffee (42%) and takeaway food (38%) being the biggest hit.

01 Jun 2020

COVID-19: New business guide helping Australian SMEs prepare for ‘new normal’

Helping businesses navigate the ‘new normal’ of continuing COVID-19 restrictions is the goal of the latest MYOB Business Preparedness Guide. The new edition in the series of SME-focused resources looks at a range of issues local businesses face, from evaluating pricing strategy and customer retention, to organisational change and health and wellbeing.

21 May 2020

MYOB calls for early adopters for new browser-based AccountRight interface

MYOB is calling for early adopters to test a new browser feature for MYOB AccountRight that can be accessed from any computer and on any mobile or tablet, giving users flexibility in how and where they work for no added cost.

12 May 2020

COVID-19 creates added stress in small business community

MYOB and Smiling Mind launch specialised program to help small business owners reduce stress and anxiety.

11 May 2020

MYOB Quarterly Product Update: MYOB Essentials upgrade goes live

Business platform MYOB has revealed a suite of updates to its product range completed in the first quarter of 2020, including the release of an upgrade to MYOB Essentials for new users plus significant improvements to reporting functionality, payroll and resource management for bigger businesses.

23 Apr 2020

Behavioural change necessary for cash-carrying Aussies

Seven out of 10 Australians still carry cash and nearly two thirds prefer the tangible feel of cash over cards or a mobile wallet, according to fresh research from MYOB.

06 Apr 2020

COVID-19: MYOB Business Preparedness Guide launched for Australian small business

A Business Preparedness Guide has been developed by leading business solutions provider MYOB for Australian small businesses looking for advice during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The guide offers support in areas including cashflow management, business continuity and preparing for the eventual upswing. Key Government announcements and links to Government resources are also included.

02 Apr 2020

COVID-19 MYOB

The health and wellbeing of our employees, customers and partners is of critical importance to MYOB. Given recent events in relation to the ongoing spread of COVID-19, the MYOB Risk Committee together with a Crisis Management Team, is actively monitoring, managing and taking measures to mitigate risk to our business, employees, customers and partners.

24 Mar 2020

MYOB urges businesses to take cyber security seriously

Tech industry leader says local businesses need to seriously consider security when moving to new operating models, including working from home.

24 Mar 2020

MYOB and Circle In launch online portal to support parent employees

Leading business software provider MYOB has launched an online employee portal to support working parents, in partnership with Circle In, offering practical materials and tools for existing or soon to be parents.

19 Mar 2020

Generation Upskill: Gen Y thirst for knowledge fuels career flex

More than two thirds (68%) of Gen Y Aussies plan to update their skills in the next five to 10 years, according to fresh findings from MYOB.

16 Mar 2020

Australian women spending to save small businesses

Australian women are 20% more likely than men to shop Australian made as a direct result of the drought and bushfire relief efforts (79% versus 66%) and are twice as likely (18% versus 9%) to donate items to support Australian communities affected by disasters, according to fresh research from MYOB.

12 Mar 2020

Excellence in Enterprise celebrated at MYOB’s 2020 Enterprise Awards

MYOB awards high-performing Enterprise practices across Australia and New Zealand at annual celebration in Sydney.

10 Mar 2020

MYOB announces major product upgrades to benefit both practice and small business

MYOB today unveiled the delivery of major upgrades to both MYOB Essentials and MYOB Practice in 2020, with multiple enhancements set to be launched throughout the year. Details will be revealed through the INCITE national roadshow, launching in Brisbane this Friday (31 January).

29 Jan 2020

MYOB offers two-month subscription to bushfire-affected customers

MYOB is offering its bushfire-affected customers the next two months subscription-free to aid their recovery at this critical time.

09 Jan 2020