Category: General Business

Why it is important, to find your Why.

 In 2010, we were introduced to the iconic TED talk by Simon Sinek, “Start with Why, how great leaders inspire action”. Since then, his videos on YouTube have had more than five million views.  If you haven’t watched, click this link, it is 18 minutes well spent. In essence, Sinek declares that people “don’t buy… Read more »

Passion, Persistence, Performance

“To get the most out of life you need passion, without passion there is no persistence without persistence there is no performance, without performance we are all just spectators on the stage of life.”  

Newcastle, a great place to be a bookkeeper!

Newcastle is vibrant and energetic city that, for the last 20 years has been undergoing a gradual transition from a tough mining town to a vibrant and innovative city. The University of Newcastle, Hunter Medical Research Institute and leading defence and aerospace manufacturers like BA Systems and Newcastle-bred Varley Industries are all contributing to making… Read more »

Choosing the right bookkeeper for your business.

At Real Balance, we believe that all business owners should be entitled to the following; Adaptable: Your bookkeeper must be able to move with the times and demonstrate that they are able to identify emerging trends and tools that can help their clients and improve how they operate their business. The emergence of cloud-based technology is… Read more »

SkydiveHQ … Helping you take for first leap in the clouds

  “SkydiveHQ, Helping business people take their first leap in the clouds” Small business accounting is rapidly approaching a crucial stage, a moment of generational change led by outstanding firms including Xero and Saasu.  With the emergence of cloud technology some industry experts suggest that accountants should embrace the opportunity and “capitalise on it or… Read more »

Everyone is doomed … Xero storm clouds brewing!

Have you heard the one about the excited accountant? No? Well that is because there isn’t one. Haha, when I first qualified as an accountant many years ago, I laughed with the story teller as if it was the first time I had heard it. Well times have changed, alot!! We are currently in the… Read more »