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Sanity over sales priority for Australian businesses this Christmas

Local businesses are more focused on retaining their sanity than making sales this festive season – though many are confident of improved revenue, according to Australia’s largest accounting software provider, MYOB.

18 Dec 2013

Boost Juice, Salsa’s Fresh Mex & Cibo Espresso make business life easier with MYOB

MYOB today announced a partnership with Retail Zoo, parent company of leading food retail brands Boost Juice, Salsa’s Fresh Mex and Cibo Espresso.

16 Dec 2013

Crowe Horwath enhances cloud offering with MYOB accounting solutions

MYOB is pleased to announce leading accounting firm Crowe Horwath has partnered with MYOB to support its small to medium business (SME) clients in migrating to popular cloud accounting solutions AccountRight Live and LiveAccounts.

11 Dec 2013

Local business Wholefood Simply wins MYOB ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ $10k business grant

MYOB congratulates Rydal (Sydney) business owner Bianca Slade of Wholefood Simply for winning the fifth and final ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ $10,000 business makeover grant for the ‘Most Liked’ photo in the competition.

09 Dec 2013

Seven steps to sales success this festive season

The lead-up to Christmas is a frenetic period where many business operators yell hallelujah for the appetites of enthusiastic consumers. It’s also a crucial time to get active and plan well for a prosperous selling period.

09 Dec 2013

Local business Avid Creations wins MYOB ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ $10k business grant

MYOB congratulates Unley (Adelaide), husband and wife business owners David and Sophie Morrell of Avid Creations, winners of the fourth ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ business makeover grants worth $10,000 each.

05 Dec 2013

MYOB launches API for best-selling mid-sized ERP solution, EXO Business

MYOB today announced the introduction of an application programming interface (API) for its ERP business management system EXO Business, which is used by thousands of mid-sized clients across Australia and New Zealand. The API allows any third-party application to connect to EXO Business data files.

04 Dec 2013

Local business Serpent & the Swan wins MYOB ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ $10k business grant

MYOB congratulates Chippendale sisters Hayley and Lauri Smith of fashion label Serpent & the Swan for winning the third of five ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ business makeover grants worth $10,000 each.

28 Nov 2013

Local business Savant Garde Productions wins MYOB ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ $10k business grant

MYOB congratulates Glen Waverley video production duo Oscar Axel Thorborg and Tim Evans of Savant Garde Productions for winning the second of five ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ business makeover grants worth $10,000 each.

20 Nov 2013

National Telework Week research: Two in three SMEs now embrace teleworking

Australia’s largest business management solutions provider, MYOB, reveals nearly two in three small and medium businesses now have employees who telework to some extent (64%), up from 57% in March 2013.

18 Nov 2013

Local business Eco Maintenance Services wins MYOB ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ $10k business grant

MYOB congratulates Greensborough landscaping business owner Dave Martin of Eco Maintenance Services for winning the first of five ‘Big Heroes Shop Small’ business makeover grants worth $10,000 each.

14 Nov 2013

SMEs enjoy $700+ per month worth of ‘me time’ thanks to bank feeds

Many of Australia’s business owners spend hours each week keying bank transaction data into their financial accounts when they could be enjoying life outside work. These days there’s no need to fight that battle.

01 Nov 2013

MYOB asks Australians to love thy neighbour & shop small in November

In business, loving thy neighbour can mean the difference between being a survivor and a casualty. That’s why this November MYOB is giving back in a big way to the Australian business community that supports it.

31 Oct 2013

MYOB Business Monitor: Over 1/3 of SMEs miss out on digital economy benefits

At least one third of small to medium businesses are reducing their performance potential by overlooking significant opportunities offered by the digital economy, according to new research into online technology usage.

24 Oct 2013

MYOB celebrates small business online innovation with Tech23 sponsorship

Australia’s largest accounting software provider, MYOB is supporting start-up innovation with a new sponsorship of Tech23.2013. Now in its fifth year, Tech23 provides 23 inventive technology start-ups with a platform to showcase their business to an audience of potential investors, partners and clients.

22 Oct 2013

MYOB announces competitor conversion services with free offer

New Zealand’s largest accounting software provider today officially announces the availability of Conversion Services to MYOB, available through select local MYOB partners.

21 Oct 2013

SME exporters & importers enjoy better business despite several pressures

A new MYOB study of small to medium business operators who import or export goods and services suggests they enjoy better business than their peers.

16 Oct 2013

MYOB announces two Q1 launches that will drive mobile productivity

Signalling its strengthened commitment to the on-the-go business management needs of all Australian SMEs, MYOB today announced it will launch two different mobile solutions in Q1 2014. One is for businesses and the other is for accountants.

15 Oct 2013

MYOB makes business life easier for Australia Post licensees

The country’s largest business management solutions provider, MYOB is pleased to announce a special offer to empower more than 2,800 Australia Post licensees to better manage their business accounting.

01 Oct 2013

Business advisory leader Grant Thornton teams up with MYOB for practice solutions

MYOB is pleased to announce Grant Thornton will implement Accountants Enterprise practice solutions within its National Privately Held Business Division in Australia.

25 Sep 2013

MYOB offers new cloud solution for accounting practices

The market leader for accountants in practice software, MYOB has announced the launch of its MYOB Practice Cloud Partner Program.

24 Sep 2013

Hat trick for new MYOB Partner of the Year award recipient

Victoria-based software consultants Pam Madytianos and Pam Pitt of 2 Peas have been awarded 2013 MYOB Partner of the Year.

19 Sep 2013

2013 MYOB Business Monitor: Falling SME revenue expectations & economic confidence

Australia’s largest accounting software provider reveals the business performance outlook and economic confidence of small to medium business operators (SMEs) has fallen in the past six months.

17 Sep 2013

MYOB launches significant new API enhancements

Australia’s largest accounting software provider, MYOB today reveals a raft of new enhancements for its application programming interface (API).

03 Sep 2013

2013 MYOB Business Monitor: 50% of SMEs believe Liberal would do better job

New research by MYOB reveals the strong likelihood of a hung vote amongst Australia’s small to medium business operators (SMEs), with only half saying a Liberal government would do a better job in supporting businesses like theirs.

29 Aug 2013

MYOB call for end to "old-school" accounting

Leading business solutions provider MYOB has called on Australia’s SMEs to modernise their operations and invest in technology that will increase productivity and efficiency.

22 Aug 2013

SME job creation intent sees decline for 2013

A new analysis of SME employment intentions by MYOB reveals a declining proportion of business owners creating new jobs this year, especially smaller business operators.

13 Aug 2013

CBD glass box + couch + MYOB CEO = youth homelessness support

The Salvation Army’s Oasis Youth Support Network invited the Sydney community to raise awareness about youth homelessness at Sunday’s launch of The Couch Project.

29 Jul 2013

Creative and fun new Melbourne HQ caters to MYOB’s evolution

Wednesday 24 July 2013, Melbourne – When Australia’s largest provider of business management solutions, MYOB, decided to relocate its Melbourne head office from Tally Ho Business Park in Burwood East, it was vital that the new premises reflected and fostered the company’s culture of fun, innovation and collaboration.

24 Jul 2013

Get an early start on spring cleaning your business

As the mid-winter mark passes, now is a perfect time for business owners to contemplate how to take advantage of the burst of new energy the warmer months bring.

23 Jul 2013

Tips for a happy new financial year from MYOB CEO Tim Reed

Congratulations to Australia’s SMEs on making it to the start line for the new financial year. So, now EOFY is in the rear vision mirror, how do you recharge, refresh and jump into the business race anew?

09 Jul 2013

Australian start-ups expect strong growth this year

Compared to more established SMEs, start-ups worked less hours for better financial reward last year and are more confident about this year’s revenue performance, according to Australia’s largest accounting software provider.

04 Jul 2013

EOFY 2013: Tax loss carry-back scheme moves into play for not so lucky SMEs

In the 2012-13 Federal Budget the government announced the tax loss carry-back scheme, to provide tax relief for eligible businesses

26 Jun 2013

Accountants share top 5 EOFY business mistakes

It’s official – Australia’s end of financial year (EOFY) experts have confirmed the best way for businesses to navigate this often-overwhelming time of year is through organised paperwork and regular guidance from their accountant.

24 Jun 2013

Social media manager now a job description for 1 in 5 SMEs

Small and medium business operators (SMEs) who embrace social media were much more likely to see a revenue rise than a fall in the year to February 2013, according to research by MYOB.

20 Jun 2013

The EOFY countdown has begun: avoid last-minute paperwork blues

If you’re a small or medium business operator nervously counting down to the end of the financial year (EOFY), MYOB encourages you to take action now to help yourself avoid last-minute paperwork blues.

17 Jun 2013

SME research proves accountant + advice = revenue rise

Small and medium business operators (SMEs) who use their accountant as a business advisor rather than only for compliance purposes have a greater likelihood of financial success.

06 Jun 2013

MYOB gains competitive advantage with completion of BankLink purchase

MYOB Finance NZ Limited announced today it has completed the purchase of New Zealand accounting solutions provider BankLink from Media Transfer Services Limited for NZ$136m. Signing of the purchase agreement was announced to the Australian Securities Exchange on 14 May 2013.

04 Jun 2013

Accountant business advisory services enriched with all-new MYOB CompanyDocs

Australia’s largest provider of accounting software MYOB announced a new online portal for small business services that will enhance their client relationships.

21 May 2013

Budget 2013: SMEs must take advantage of technology, innovation and skills initiatives to succeed

This year’s budget tax increases and spending cuts are the talk of the town in the lead up to the election. To help Australia’s small and medium business operators (SMEs) get the most out of the budget changes, we strongly encourage them to take advantage of technology, innovation and skills initiatives.

16 May 2013

MYOB and BankLink unite to define a new era in cloud accounting

MYOB Holdings Pty Limited (“MYOB”), today announced that one of its subsidiaries, MYOB Finance NZ Limited, has signed an agreement to purchase the unlisted business, BankLink, from Media Transfer Services Limited. The purchase was announced to the Australian Securities Exchange today.

14 May 2013

Australian Growth Company Awards 2013 announced

Sparke Helmore Lawyers, in partnership with Macquarie Capital, Deloitte, Westpac Institutional Bank, Australian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association Limited, MYOB and the Australian Private Equity and Venture Capital Journal, is pleased to announce that nominations are now open for the second annual Australian Growth Company Awards. We are delighted to welcome MYOB, Australia’s largest provider of business management solutions, as a new award partner this year.

13 May 2013

Small business still in the dark about the government’s instant asset write-off benefit

Almost one in three small business operators aren’t aware of the small business instant asset write-off, according to Australia’s largest business management solutions provider.

13 May 2013

Must-have guide: EOFY 2013 10-step checklist for your business

While the end of financial year (EOFY) is not nearly as much fun as New Year’s Eve, it is possible for business operators to make it a less stressful experience for themselves and for those around them.

06 May 2013

New MYOB Client Accounting enhances accountant productivity & client collaboration

Australia’s largest provider of accounting software, MYOB, today announced a revolutionary update for a core module of its accountant practice solutions, Client Accounting.

06 May 2013

MYOB warns “screen-scraped” bank feeds are unreliable and inaccurate

Many business owners use cloud accounting solutions and benefit from daily bank-feeds, a feature where bank transactions are automatically imported and matched to the correct accounts in their accounting software.

01 May 2013

MYOB & WESTPAC launch small business initiative

Westpac has committed to getting 100,000 Australian small businesses online as the Banklaunches “Ready for Business”, a joint initiative with MYOB developed to provide a much neededboost to the digital economy by advancing digital capabilities of small business.

29 Apr 2013

2013 MYOB Business Monitor: Cloud & web-savvy SMEs continue to enjoy better business

Small and medium business operators (SMEs) who embrace cloud computing and business websites are much more likely to enjoy rising revenue than others, according to Australia’s largest accounting software provider, MYOB.

15 Apr 2013

Taxable payments reporting now required for use of building and construction contractors

This July, businesses in the building and construction industry are required to submit their first Taxable Payments Annual Report to the ATO.

09 Apr 2013

Three in five SMEs now have teleworkers within their business

New research by Australia’s largest accounting software provider, MYOB, reveals almost three in five small and medium businesses now have employees who telework to some extent.

04 Apr 2013

SMEs reveal top initiatives that would turn their vote this election

MYOB today released new research in the wake of the Federal Government’s appointment of the fifth Minister for Small Business since 2010.

26 Mar 2013

MYOB rolls out API services to make business life even easier

Australia’s largest accounting software provider, MYOB today announced the roll-out of its application programming interface (API). It starts with services for accounting solution AccountRight and the cloud-enabled AccountRight Live.

18 Mar 2013

Western Australia’s Horizon Business Systems awarded national MYOB award

A long-term MYOB partner, Horizon Business Systems in Western Australia has just been awarded the MYOB Enterprise Solutions Partner Excellence in Marketing 2012 accolade.

14 Mar 2013

Local business Axsys awarded national MYOB award

A long-term MYOB partner with offices in South Australia, Tasmania and Western Australia, Axsys has just been presented the annual MYOB Enterprise Solutions Partner ‘Excellence in Business Growth’ 2012 award.

14 Mar 2013

Kilimanjaro Consulting awarded MYOB Enterprise Solutions Australian Partner of the Year

A long-term MYOB partner and 2012 Telstra Business Awards (medium-sized business) finalist, Kilimanjaro Consulting has been awarded MYOB Enterprise Solutions Partner of the Year for the second year running.

14 Mar 2013

Melbourne’s BusinessHub awarded national MYOB award

A long-term MYOB partner, BusinessHub in Melbourne has just been awarded the MYOB Enterprise Solutions Partner Excellence in Customer Experience 2012 accolade.

14 Mar 2013

MYOB supports new ‘wantrepreneur’ start-up program

Start-up accelerator program Corporate to Freedom has gained the support of MYOB of its Pilot Kickstarter program, to help aspiring entrepreneurs realise their business dream without sacrificing their full time job.

13 Mar 2013

2013 WA State Election: MYOB CEO shares with government top pressures for local SMEs

Ahead of the Western Australian state election, new research by Australia’s largest accounting software provider, MYOB, reveals the biggest concern of local small to medium business operators (SMEs) is rising fuel prices, closely followed by competitive activity.

07 Mar 2013

2013 MYOB Business Monitor: SME revenues & economic sentiment improve

New research by Australia’s largest accounting software provider, MYOB, reveals the economic confidence and overall business outlook of small to medium business operators (SMEs) is finally on the rise.

05 Mar 2013

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

Small to medium sized businesses are the engine room of the economy – and accountants play a vital role in their success and growth.

25 Feb 2013

Essential online accounting advice for SMEs

Online accounting is gaining momentum with Australian small to medium business managers and their advisors as they see others reaping the rewards in time savings and productivity gains.

12 Feb 2013

Accounting software refresh benefits Mac, iPhone & iPad users

Australia’s largest provider of accounting solutions, MYOB today reveals important changes to AccountEdge, its Mac accounting suite.

05 Feb 2013

MYOB announces partnership with Export Council of Australia

Australia’s largest business management solutions provider, MYOB, is demonstrating its ongoing commitment to local exporters via a new partnership with the Export Council of Australia (ECA).

18 Jan 2013

MYOB's seven steps to boost your business in the new year

New research reveals that SME operators are prioritising planning time in the New Year to focus on several common business boosting activities in the pursuit of success in 2013.

15 Jan 2013