Annual MYOB Accountants Roadshow showcases new era of productivity (March 2013)

25 Feb 2013

Small to medium sized businesses are the engine room of the economy – and accountants play a vital role in their success and growth. Via its annual Accountants Roadshow in March, attended by well over 2,000 accountants in 2012, MYOB will share insights, information and solutions that will help improve productivity for accountants and their clients.

The 2013 MYOB Accountants Roadshow will feature keynotes by two of Australia’s renowned economic thought leaders, Peter Costello and Michael Pascoe, on what it takes to create a productive Australian business community and economy.

Keynote speakers

Peter Costello

From March 1996 to December 2007 Peter Costello was Treasurer of the Commonwealth of Australia – the longest serving Treasurer in Australia's history. He brought down twelve Federal Budgets, eliminated government debt in net terms and established Australia's Future Fund.

Sydney & Melbourne sessions only

Michael Pascoe

Michael Pascoe is one of Australia's most respected finance and economics commentators, with 39 years in journalism. He is seen on Channel 7’s Sunrise and news programs, is Contributing Editor for and a weekly finance columnist for Yahoo7.

Perth, Adelaide & Brisbane sessions only

In addition, accountants can find out more about how to maximise work hours in accounting practices via business management solutions:

  • MYOB Live: Cloud solutions that provide accountants real time access to clients’ data and the freedom to improve processes, gain efficiency, and redefine business relationships.
  • Common Ledger: The ‘Common Ledger’ continues to drive productivity in 2013 where availability of data in real time can improve efficiency across the practice. Accountants Enterprise (AE) and Accountants Office (AO) client accounting delivers both Statutory Reporter and Workpaper modules that read and write directly from clients’ MYOB AccountRight Live file in the cloud.
  • A new era of control: The latest innovations in both the AE and AO suites deliver total control over time, costs and processes – ensuring maximum productivity and profitability.
Locations, dates and registration details

Accountants register their attendance at

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About MYOB

Established in 1991, MYOB is Australia's largest business management solutions provider. It makes life easier for approx. 1.2 million businesses across Australia and New Zealand, by simplifying accounting, payroll, tax, practice management, CRM, websites, job costing, inventory and more. MYOB provides ongoing support via many client service channels including a network of over 40,000 accountants, bookkeepers and other consultants. It is committed to ongoing innovation, particularly in cloud computing solutions, and now spends more than AU$30 million annually on research and development. In 2013, MYOB expanded its offerings with the acquisition of accounting solutions provider BankLink. For more information, visit