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Young Christchurch entrepreneur ready to accelerate

He could be a psychologist, businessman or environmentalist but wherever he ends up, Logan Williams, 22, will soon be making his mark on New Zealand’s innovation scene. The young Christchurch entrepreneur has been selected to take part in an inaugural start-up accelerator programme, Kōkiri, to help turn his ideas into an innovative start-up business.

20 Dec 2017

MYOB partners with Kōkiri to fast-track Māori start-ups

Leading tech company MYOB is partnering with new start-up accelerator Kōkiri to help Māori entrepreneurs turn their ideas into innovative start-up businesses.

07 Dec 2017

Rural accountants milk on-farm technologies

New Zealand rural accountants are moving beyond just doing “the books” and are now advising farmers on how technology can help run their businesses, says online accounting software provider MYOB.

06 Dec 2017

MYOB invests in advisers with acquisition of Reckon’s Accountant Group

In a further demonstration of MYOB’s commitment to the role advisers will play in the future of the accounting industry, MYOB has announced the acquisition of Reckon’s Accountant Group, a leading provider of practice software solutions in New Zealand and Australia.

16 Nov 2017

New emphasis on small business welcome

An increased focus on the needs of New Zealand’s small business will be welcome from incoming Minister Stuart Nash, says online accounting software provider MYOB.

27 Oct 2017

Growth steady for small businesses according to survey

New Zealand’s small to medium enterprises (SMEs) are enjoying a period of sustained growth with the expectation this will continue over the next 12 months, according to the latest research by leading accounting software provider MYOB.

09 Oct 2017

Silver Ferns in action this weekend - MYOB signs on to support the team

The Silver Ferns begin an exciting season of Netball against South Africa this Saturday in Australia at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre.

25 Aug 2017

Recognition for top small business advisors

Passion and a dedication to helping small businesses succeed are what drives New Zealand’s top business advisors says online accounting software provider MYOB.

22 Aug 2017

New Zealand's start-up ecosystem grows up

A special report by MYOB highlights that Aotearoa is one of the best places in the world to start a business, but more can be done to support a thriving start-up ecosystem

11 Aug 2017

Wellington students win IT award by pushing boundaries

Four Victoria University students plan to make life easier for business owners with a digital assistant that helps with the day-to-day tasks of running their operations.

10 Jul 2017

Rising fuel costs impacting more businesses

As the Government examines the pricing practices of New Zealand’s major fuel suppliers, leading accounting software provider MYOB is highlighting the impact that rising fuel costs are having on the wider economy.

04 Jul 2017

Auckland tech students tackle business challenges

An online marketing chatbot and a cloud-based cyber security advisor are two of the ideas developed by Auckland tertiary students to make life easier for small to medium sized businesses.

28 Jun 2017

Rural sector stabilises despite challenges

As Fieldays 2017 kicks off, a new survey by accounting software provider MYOB reveals rural businesses are showing strong signs of economic improvement despite a constrained environment.

13 Jun 2017

Positive moves and missed opportunities in Budget 2017

The National-led Government’s ninth budget has a number of positive initiatives, which will be well received by local businesses, but it is disappointing that business tax cuts did not feature says accounting software provider MYOB.

25 May 2017

Business priorities for Budget 2017

With the budget fast approaching, a survey of small-to-medium sized businesses has revealed their thoughts on a range of economic policy issues.

22 May 2017

MYOB invests in new enterprise technology

Leading business management software provider MYOB has purchased several third-party applications to add directly to its MYOB Greentree product, delivering customers enhanced product functionality.

16 May 2017

Are local businesses prepared for the “age of change”?

Although well used to the notion of disruption, Kiwi businesses may not be prepared to face the total transformation of business coming in the next two decades, according to the latest MYOB Future of Business Report: The Age of Change.

08 May 2017

Tourism businesses star for NZ economy

On the eve of TRENZ, the country’s largest tourism expo, the latest industry data has shown that businesses in the tourism industry are outperforming the SME average on every key measure.

05 May 2017

MYOB Hack Days - The business of innovation

Pivoting on well-established processes and systems can seem difficult for businesses. Even creating an environment for new ideas to spring forth can sometimes be a struggle. However, as technology company MYOB demonstrates, there are ways that businesses of all sizes can encourage innovation and collaboration amongst staff.

04 May 2017

Businesses back immigration reductions as economy steadies

More New Zealand business owners back cuts to immigration levels over those that want to keep current settings according to the latest research by leading accounting software provider MYOB.

26 Apr 2017

Businesses back immigration reductions as economy steadies

More New Zealand business owners back cuts to immigration levels over those that want to keep current settings according to the latest research by leading accounting software provider MYOB.

26 Apr 2017

Movement to end late payments gathers pace

Late payments to small business could soon be a thing of the past according to accounting software provider MYOB.

19 Apr 2017

Top tech firms crowned

A belief in the power of technology to transform organisations is a common trait across the businesses that provide the IT infrastructure that keeps our economy going, says MYOB.

06 Apr 2017

Niesh finds its niche

A dedication to helping students succeed has netted educational support service business Niesh a makeover. The student-run start-up won the MYOB Business Makeover, which included an upgrade of software systems, training and support for staff, and a transformation of its student public space.

28 Mar 2017

Strong support for new trade agreements from business

The most recent MYOB Business Monitor survey of 1,007 busiess owners found that 63 percent of respondents supported pursuing more free trade agreements with international trading partners, 10 percent opposed new agreements and 27 were neutral on the issue.

24 Mar 2017

Majority of small business owners against raising retirement age

Forty-seven percent of SME owners against raising age of superannuation entitlements to 67 according to the most recent MYOB Business Monitor Survey

08 Mar 2017

MYOB to acquire leading payment solutions provider, Paycorp

MYOB Group Limited (MYOB or the company; ASX: MYO), a leading provider of online business management solutions, today announced it has entered in to a sale and purchase agreement to acquire 100 per cent of Paycorp Payment Solutions Pty Limited (“Paycorp”) for a total consideration of A$48 million.

23 Feb 2017

MYOB launches Advanced People

Leading business management software provider MYOB has announced the launch of Advanced People, the company’s new cloud-based mid-market payroll solution for bigger businesses.

07 Feb 2017

Turning farming into a tech business

New Zealand’s competitive advantage in farming will be maintained if we continue to invest in new technologies and systems to make the industry more efficient and profitable say business management software providers MYOB and Agrimap.

25 Jan 2017

1-in-10 small business owners take no holidays

Many people will be heading back to work this week, but spare a thought for the thousands of small business owners who skipped taking a break this year according to accounting software provider MYOB.

09 Jan 2017