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Meet the Franchisee conquering the bookkeeping world from New York to Bronte!

Growing your business and working on the road Maria Jowett-Horth is one of First Class Accounts longest serving franchisee. Her business Busy Bookkeeping Eastern Suburbs - is a thriving enterprise, employing around 21 staff, and servicing the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney. But it’s not just the fact that her business is thriving and growing that [..]

The business of being successful

This month, we're sitting down with our new Recruitment Manager, Michael Westerberg, to discuss success in business. Michael has extensive experience in the finance and franchise world; as well as being a teacher, a dual Commonwealth medalist, and the owner of a Taekwondo school. His resume is impressive, and we can’t wait to find out [..]

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 [..]

Networking beyond the bottom line.

When it comes to marketing, attending networking events is often viewed as the best way to get your business card into the hands of other local businesses. Meeting people at events directly equates to landing a brand new customer, it seems. But is it as cut and dry as that? We spoke to Linda Daniels, [..]