Steven Barrett

2019 FCFG Award Winners

This year, our annual conference was held at the Marriott Resort & Spa in Surfers Paradise. Our conference is a fantastic celebration, not just recognising the hard work our franchisees put in, but it is also a celebration of the brand and community culture we have worked hard to establish. Our franchisees often refer to [..]

The Business of Bookkeeping – Podcast 10

ROBERT GERRISH: (00:31) Today I am delighted to be speaking with Sumi Sivalingam who joins us from Melbourne. Hello and welcome, Sumi. SUMI SIVALINGAM: (00:42) Hi, Robert. Good morning. ROBERT GERRISH: (00:43) Good morning. Look it's great to have you here. I remember you so strongly from various conferences and met you in at a [..]

The Business of Bookkeeping – Podcast 8

ROBERT GERRISH: (00:33) Now my guest today is Darren Butterick. So Darren, where are you joining us from and can you give us a little snapshot of your area. DARREN BUTTERICK: (00:43) Morning Robert. How are you? ROBERT GERRISH: (00:44) I'm very well thank you. Thanks for joining us. DARREN BUTTERICK: (00:47) No worries at [..]

The Business of Bookkeeping – Podcast 7

ROBERT GERRISH: (00:33) Now today, I'm delighted to be speaking with Renae Pitargue. So Renae, welcome and can you tell us where you're joining us from and maybe give us a little snapshot of your area? RENAE PITARGUE: (00:45) Sure. Thanks Robert. So First Class Accounts Ovens & Murray, we are based on the border, [..]

The Business of Bookkeeping – Podcast 5

ROBERT GERRISH: (00:33) Now today I'm delighted to be speaking with Mark Treloar who joins us from Cashmere in the Moreton Bay area of Queensland, northwest of Brisbane. So let me bring Mark on. Hello Mark. Thank you for joining us. MARK TRELOAR: (00:46) Good morning, Robert. Great to be with you ROBERT GERRISH: (00:49) [..]

The Business of Bookkeeping – Podcast 4

ROBERT GERRISH: (00:32) Now I'm delighted to be speaking with John Dyke who joined us from Townsville. Hello, John. JOHN DYKE: (00:37) How are you going, Robert? ROBERT GERRISH: (00:39) I'm going very well, thank you very much. So John, I'm really looking forward to speaking with you and I want to ask if we [..]