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 9

ROBERT GERRISH: (00:34) Now today I'm delighted to be talking with Louise Keir. Hello Louise, thanks so much for joining us. LOUISE KEIR: (00:40) Thank you, Robert. ROBERT GERRISH: (00:41) Well look it's good to have you here. Now I know we've bumped into each other a few times, Louise, as you had a wonderful [..]

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 6

ROBERT GERRISH: (00:25) Today I'm delighted to be speaking with Muhtab Shakil, who joins us from Sydney. Hello Muhtab. Thank you so much for joining us. MUHTAB SHAKIL:  (00:32) Hi Robert. How are you? ROBERT GERRISH:  (00:33) Look, I'm very well and it's a lovely to have you here. Now. Perhaps we might get started by [..]