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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 New Zealand and Australia to register now.

18 Aug 2020

The narrow divide: new poll shows tight political race for SME votes

In a major turnaround following nearly a decade of MYOB election polls, Labour is currently the preferred political party of New Zealand’s SMEs, with 38% of SME owners and decision makers intending to vote red in the upcoming General Election, while 35% will vote for National.

13 Aug 2020

Māori start-ups to reveal Kōkiri accelerator progress

Renewable energy storage solutions, a new Saas tool for construction services, an indigenous experience travel enterprise and New Zealand’s first Māori power company, are among the start-ups set to reveal their progress this Thursday (6th August) at the Kōkiri Showcase Day.

05 Aug 2020

COVID-19 changing SMEs’ view of the future

The far-reaching implications of the COVID-19 pandemic have already changed the way New Zealand businesses operate and according to a new report from MYOB, the experience will significantly increase their use of technology.

29 Jul 2020

SME business confidence on the rise

Confidence amongst SMEs is improving and more businesses are expecting to see growth in the next 12 months, according to new research.

16 Jul 2020

More financial support needed for rural sector to boost economic recovery

Hot on the heels of the Government unveiling its 10-year roadmap to accelerate the economic potential of the primary sector, a report released today reveals where added focus is needed to create the optimum business environment to drive rural sector success.

08 Jul 2020

MYOB supports NZ manufacturers with industry-specific software

MYOB Advanced Manufacturing Edition, software designed specifically for manufacturers, is available now for New Zealand businesses.

02 Jul 2020

Domestic tourism boom set to take off

We’re all planning a Kiwi holiday it seems, with an astounding nine in 10 (89%) New Zealanders surveyed stating they are planning to take a domestic holiday in the next six months.

26 Jun 2020

What next? MYOB guide helps businesses navigate COVID-19 recovery

As the country begins its substantial economic recovery in response to the effects of COVID-19, MYOB has released the final guide in their Business Preparedness series – this time, aimed at helping businesses focus on the next stages of rebuilding, redevelopment and growth.

26 May 2020

Targeted financial relief welcomed but still room for more support for New Zealand's SMEs

Leading business platform provider, MYOB, says many of New Zealand’s SMEs will be relieved the Government has recognised their ongoing struggles with the effects of COVID-19, with the extension of the wage subsidy announced in today’s 2020 Budget.

14 May 2020

Small business owners urged to pivot – not pause – marketing efforts

Continuing to advertise through times of economic uncertainty and instability can benefit your business in the long term, says leading technology company MYOB.

05 May 2020

Businesses focus on first days out of lockdown

Moving out of COVID-19 Alert Level 4 will mean key changes for many businesses, according to leading local technology company MYOB.

22 Apr 2020

Speeding up payments necessary to help SMEs survive

With almost half of the country’s small and medium-sized businesses struggling with late payments, leading accounting software provider MYOB says the Government’s focus on improving payment times of larger enterprises could be vital over the coming months.

21 Apr 2020

New business guide helping Kiwi 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, released this week.

21 Apr 2020

Govt tax package a lifeline for revenue-hit SMEs

The Government’s latest SME package, announced today, may be the key to survivability for thousands of local businesses, according to local business accounting software provider MYOB.

15 Apr 2020

SME confidence crashes, over half predicting revenue hit

The confidence of New Zealand’s 400,000 plus SME operators took a sharp decline in March, as the coronavirus pandemic, stock market crash and oil price war roiled the local economy.

14 Apr 2020

Lockdown lessons: teaching your kids financial literacy and business skills

While parents look for creative ways to entertain and educate their kids during lockdown, managing a business from home can be a good opportunity to demonstrate basic financial literacy and business skills in action, says leading software provider MYOB.

09 Apr 2020

SME satisfaction for Govt climbs with COVID-19 response

The response to the coronavirus pandemic has seen a significant rise in SME satisfaction with the New Zealand Government.

07 Apr 2020

Business Preparedness Guide launched to help Kiwi businesses

A Business Preparedness Guide has been developed by leading accounting software provider MYOB for New Zealand businesses who may be looking for advice during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The guide offers support in a range of areas from managing cashflow to business continuity and preparing for the eventual upswing. Key Government announcements and links to Government resources are also included.

30 Mar 2020

Will COVID-19 break our cash habit?

As local businesses seek to limit exposure for staff to coronavirus, cash handling has become an increased focus for retailers, hospitality businesses and public transport operators.

30 Mar 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.

23 Mar 2020

Streamlined business package vital for SME survival

SME businesses around the country will welcome today’s announcement of targeted relief from the Government in response to coronavirus but how it is delivered will be crucial to its success, says leading tech company MYOB.

17 Mar 2020

Buy local to support drought affected regions: MYOB

Experience of AUS drought highlights that almost three quarters of consumers will buy local to support affected areas.

13 Mar 2020

MYOB celebrating the passion and purpose of NZ business women

To mark International Women’s Day (Sunday 8 March) leading tech company MYOB is celebrating the passion and purpose New Zealand women are increasingly bringing to the local business sector.

10 Mar 2020

MYOB launches online portal to assist working parents

Leading business software provider MYOB has announced the launch of a new online employee portal to support working parents, in partnership with Circle In, an HR tech start up that enables organisations to go beyond policies and build parent-friendly workplaces.

04 Mar 2020

MYOB addressing the entrepreneur gap for women

The lack of representation for New Zealand women at the head of local small and medium-sized businesses has seen the launch of a new campaign by leading tech company MYOB.

02 Mar 2020

MYOB welcomes Govt focus on late payments for SMEs

Leading local tech company MYOB is welcoming the Government’s focus on ensuring small businesses are paid on time.

26 Feb 2020

MYOB named as a Top 100 Graduate Employer in New Zealand

MYOB confirmed its place as one of New Zealand’s leading graduate employers after being ranked 5th in the technology sector in the Top 100 Graduate Employers in New Zealand on Thursday.

19 Feb 2020

MYOB increases their support of New Zealand netball

A long-standing commitment to success sees leading tech company MYOB signing on to continue as Principal Partner of the Silver Ferns through to the end of 2022. MYOB is also proud to announce that they have become an Official Partner of the ANZ Premiership supporting New Zealand’s elite domestic League for 2020.

18 Feb 2020

Auckland school students get a taste for entrepreneurship

Auckland school students have a new passion for entrepreneurship after attending workshops that saw them create and pitch their business ideas to fellow classmates.

13 Feb 2020

MYOB partners with Kōkiri to progress Māori start-ups

Leading tech company MYOB is again partnering with business accelerator Kōkiri after a successful launch in 2018. The accelerator programme helps Māori start-ups to pressure test their business, with the aim to rapidly increase the founder’s business capability as well and produce investor and growth ready ventures.

21 Jan 2020