Tags: Business

NGA Human Resources make bid for Africa payroll market

NGA Human Resources (NGA) has announced the availability of NGA Africa Payroll. The solution aims to help business leaders address the challenges of African payroll with a single solution. As global companies increasingly turn their eyes to the African continent and the opportunities it provides it raises several challenges. NGA has developed the software to support…

Intuit announces competition for firm of the future

Intuit has launched a competition to find the accounting firm of the future. Cloud vendors are delivering increasingly sophisticated cloud accounting solutions. With embedded machine learning and the ability for accountants to oversee their client in real time the traditional roles are changing. Automation of expenses means that less time is spent by accountants checking…

Empowering the CFO in business

Unit4 has announced the latest release of Unit 4 Financials solution. The details of the release were scant and Enterprise Times has requested more information behind the announcement to understand more details about it. Real time, real business support with Financials solution The crux of the press release reveals that the Unit4 Financials solution allows…

Strategies for successful growth

Strategies for successful growth Author: Steve Brooks This is sponsored content owned by Financial Force 2017 This white paper notes how professional services organisations can divide growth strategies into three areas. They need to consider ways to increase revenue, decrease cost and improve efficiency. It is often the latter that is overlooked. Strategies that are addressed include Process…

Jonathan Richards, CEO, breatheHR talks simplicity and HR for SME

Jonathan Richards is the CEO of breatheHR. Set up in 2012 it now has more than 2,000 customers. Richards co-founded the company with Gareth Burrows and focuses on delivering effective simplicity to their customer base. ET:                                          Jonathan, you started breatheHR about five years ago, what is your vision for the company? Jonathan R:                         The primary…

Preparing for investment or exit – are you ready?

I was a panellist in a seminar recently and the topic of discussion was ‘Preparing for investment or exit’. It was very well attended and we had lots of audience engagement. The attendees were a mixture of start-up businesses looking to go to market for funding and more established business looking to prepare for exit.…

Epicor updates iScala and adds iOS app

Epicor has announced the latest release of iScala ERP. Version 3.1 includes a new user interface and several functional improvements. There is also a new iOS mobile app, iScala warehouse manager. iScala is a mid market ERP solution aimed at supporting small to medium companies. It is also targeting subsidiaries of larger corporations in Europe, Asia, Middle…

Starting up a business: Avoid the common mistakes, part 2

This series of blogs hopes to secure your success by avoiding these common mistakes. These are mistakes I have both made and experienced through my clients. My blog last month detailed two common mistakes when setting up a business: not choosing the right advisors and mismanaging cash flow. The next two mistakes are: Poorly drafted,…