Month: September 2017

ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 29 September 2017

FEATURED – The talent challenge: insights from Karbon’s 2017 talent survey 
Karbon Says: Karbon’s 2017 talent survey called on accountants from around the world to share the challenges and gaps their firm face acquiring, training and retaining their staff.

Addon Advantage Says: If you do nothing else this week; get your HR hat on and grab the talent survey then pair it with the 30 interview question blog from Karbon below.

Feature Releases

  • Karbon – Work types, Files on contacts, To-do filtering, private contacts, Karbon Insights hits beta, new triage notifications, recently viewed list, email signature visibility, email compose performance [link]
  • Tanda – Build a Great Roster with Tanda’s Weekly Planner [link]
  • Cin7 – How We Just Made it Easier to Handle Deposits [link]
  • Cin7 – Automation, Live Integrations, Fixes and More [link]

Events

Webinars

Case studies

  • FUTRLI – ‘A day in the life’ of…Crowd2Fund CEO, Chris Hancock [link]

Guides & eBooks

  • Cin7 – Accounting made easy with Xero & Cin7 [link]
  • Waddle – 4 Key Steps to Reducing Business Debts & Retaining Your Profits [link]
  • TradeGecko – Inventory Management eBook: Batch & Expiry [link]
  • ReceiptBank – Stop the clock, start adding value [link]

New from Addon Advantage

Massive catch up week with 5 new listings in the addon directory;

Blog articles

  • Karbon – 30 interview questions to help you identify the best candidate [link]
  • HubDoc – How to Go Paperless in Four Steps [link]
  • Tanda
    • What actually happens at a Tanda Hackathon? [link]
    • Desktop-Based or Cloud-Based Payroll Software? [link]
    • What You Need to Look for in Payroll Software [link]
  • FUTRLI
    • How to Effectively Use a Cash Flow Forecast [link]
    • Why Every Business Needs Long-Term Cash Flow Forecasting [link]
    • How to Choose the Right Business Loan [link]
    • How to Raise Efficiency in Your Firm with Dashboard Alerts [link]
  • TSheets
    • The Results Are In: How Employees Feel About GPS Tracking in the Workplace [link]
    • Open for Business on a Public Holiday? [link]
    • Our Three Key Takeaways From Xerocon Melbourne 2017 [link]
  • Zapier
    • Stay Calm: How to Become More Emotionally Resilient [link]
    • 7 Science-Backed Ways to Take Better Breaks [link]
  • Chaser
    • What I Learned About Credit Control From: How To Win Friends & Influence People (Part 2) [link]
    • Sir Chasealot: A New Chapter [link]
  • Shopify
    • How to Get Your Small Business Finances in Order Ahead of Black Friday Cyber Monday [link]
    • The Ultimate Guide to Shipping For Black Friday Cyber Monday [link]
    • The Beginner’s Guide to A/B Testing During Black Friday Cyber Monday [link]
    • Fear and Entrepreneurship: The Psychology of What Scares Us [link]
  • TradeGecko
    • 4 benefits of using Fulfillment by Amazon [link]
    • 3 key strategies to optimize your eCommerce store for mobile [link]
  • Receipt Bank
    • Bookkeeping 2017: The Key Metric Secretly Holding You Back [link]
    • Receipt Bank And Xero Help To Uncover $200,000 Fraud Case [link]
  • Cin7
    • Does Fast Fashion Always Work Wonders? [link]
    • Are You Prepared for a Big Holiday Season? [link]
    • The 3 Musts of the Modern B2B Business [link]
  • BigCommerce – How I Migrated 11 Sites from Magento to BigCommerce, Saved $1,000,000 and Increased Conversions 312% – All in 90 Days [link]
  • OFX – Market news [link]
  • Sharesight – 4 ways Sharesight is better than Google Finance [link]
  • Vend – Retail Analytics: How to Use Data to Win More Sales and Customers [link]
  • Proposify – How to Close More Deals With Open-Ended Sales Questions [link]
  • Freshdesk – Staying motivated in customer service [link]
ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 22 September 2017

Feature Releases

  • Arlo – Stripe payments addition [link]
  • Squirrel St – Want to participate in their new UI beta? [email]

Webinars

Case studies

  • Cin7 – Sika Design – [link]
  • Moula – Small Business Spotlight: Martinez Art Dealer [link]

Guides

  • Cin7 – What is supply chain management? [link]   
  • Moula – A Small Business Guide to Holiday Season Inventory Management [link]

Blog articles

  • Tanda – 3 Reasons to Get Your Roster Right [link]
  • Spotlight Reporting – South Africa Calling [link]
  • Sharesight – Q&A with Sharesight co-founder and CTO Scott Ryburn on 10 years of Sharesight [link]
  • TSheets – The Best Construction Apps for 2017 [link]
  • Chaser – What I Learned About Credit Control From: How To Win Friends & Influence People (Part 1) [link]
  • OFX – Weekly results [link]
  • Zapier – Kanban Everything: How to Add Trello-Like Boards to Gmail, Evernote, and More [link]
  • Vend – Is Ecommerce Really Killing Brick and Mortar Retail? (a Q&A with Neil Saunders) [link]
  • FUTRLI – The 10 Most Common Business Startup Questions [link]
  • FUTRLI – 5 Things Every Good Business Plan MUST Have [link]
  • FUTRLI – Top 7 Productivity Tools for Accountants [link]
  • FUTRLI – 4 Cash Flow Errors to Avoid at All Costs [link]
  • FUTRLI – 4 Ways to Nail Advisory [link]
  • FUTRLI – 5 Tools to Track KPIs for Your Business [link]
  • FUTRLI – How to Pitch Advisory Services to Your Clients [link]
  • Workato – Can Strong Support Shape An Amazing Digital Customer Journey? [link]
  • Workato – How We Created a Deal Desk in Slack to Give Sales More Time to Sell [link]
  • Workato – Are Chat Apps Like Slack the Future of Work? Absolutely. [link]
  • Cin7 – The Tech in the Brick-and-Mortar Experiment [link]
  • Cin7 – What Will Your Smarter Supply Chain Look Like? [link]
  • Cin7 – Are You Ready to Handle eCommerce Returns? [link]
  • Cin7 – The Trial and Error of Innovative Retail [link]
  • Cin7 – Which Kind of Online Marketplace Will You Add? [link]
  • Receipt Bank – Effortless, Enhanced: Receipt Bank Joins Xero HQ As Integration Launch Partner [link]
  • Receipt Bank – Accountex USA Wrap-Up: The Four Steps To Thriving In A Culture Of Innovation [link]
  • Moula – Understanding Online Data Security [link]
  • Moula – What is a Cashless Society? [link]
  • BigCommerce – 43 BigCommerce Secrets the Fastest Growing Brands Use Right Now (Hint: You Can, Too) [link]
  • BigCommerce – The Complete Omni-Channel Retail Report: What Brands Need to Know About Modern Consumer Shopping Habits in 2017 [link]
  • Shopify – How to Build a Personal Brand that Stands Out (Without Selling Out) [link]
  • Shopify – Are You Ready for Black Friday Cyber Monday 2017? We’re Here to Help [link]
  • Shopify – 5 Awesome Black Friday Cyber Monday Social Media Campaigns You Can Steal [link]
  • Shopify – The 26-Point Checklist to Prepare Your Store for Black Friday Cyber Monday [link]
ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 15 September 2017

Feature Releases

  • Chaser – Today We Move To ChaserHQ.com [link]
  • Receipt Bank – What’s New In Receipt Bank: August 2017 [link]
    • New Outstanding Paperwork metric in Practice Platform
    • Automatically update items’ details when you change your supplier rules in the receipts detail page
    • Easily deal with taxes in Receipt Bank with updated default settings
    • Client Numbers at a Glance
    • Make item enquiries even easier with improved Item Messaging
    • Prioritise your work with Client Filtering

Webinars

Case studies

  • FUTRLI – Accountants & Marketeers Thank Xero & FUTRLI for 60% Referral Rate – The Peloton [link]

Blog articles

  • Spotlight Reporting – Xero HQ + Spotlight integration is now live [link][video]
  • Practice Ignition – Xero HQ Integration Live With Practice Ignition [link]
  • HubDoc – Bookkeeping Made Easier: Introducing Hubdoc’s Integration with Xero HQ [link]
  • Tanda – The Three I’s of Data-Driven Workforce Management [link]
  • Cin7 – When Will Amazon Australia Launch for Real? [link]
  • Cin7 – How Automated Inventory Fits the New Supply Chain [link]
  • Chaser – The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Invoices #3: Build on Solid Foundations [link]
  • Receipt Bank – Receipt Bank Ranked In The Top 10 Fastest Growing UK Tech Businesses [link]
  • Vend – Retail Loss Prevention: 7 Powerful Tools & Technologies to Help You Reduce Shrinkage [link]
  • Receipt Bank – 4 Pillars Of Customer Experience You Can Use To Grow Your Firm [link]
  • Shopify – Content Optimization: How to Turn Readers Into Revenue [link]
  • Cin7 – Is a Disaster-Proof Supply Chain Possible? [link]
  • Shopify – How to Make Money on YouTube (Without a Million Subscribers) [link]
  • BigCommerce – Amazon Growth Strategy: How to Run a Multi-Billion Dollar Business Like Jeff Bezos [link]
  • BigCommerce – 49 Tips & Strategies for Successful Holiday Marketing Campaigns [link]
ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 8 September 2017

Feature Releases

  • Unleashed – Add Never Diminishing products to your Bill of Materials [link with video]
  • Spotlight Reporting – Action Planning for client success [link with video]

Webinars

  • Karbon – Metrics to fuel your firm’s client loyalty and revenue – Wed, Sep 20 — 2pm AEST [link]

Case studies

  • Practice Ignition – Interview with Ignitioneers: Cyndi from bookskeep [link]
  • FUTRLI – ‘A Day in the life’ of…Enterprise Nation Founder, Emma Jones [link]
  • Cin7 – Royal Flying Doctor Service of Victoria [link]

Whitepaper

  • Unleashed – The Six Essentials for Inventory-Based Business [link]

How To

  • FUTRLI – How to Create a Cash Flow Forecast With FUTRLI & QuickBooks Online [link]
  • FUTRLI – How to Avoid Mistakes when Reporting [link]
  • FUTRLI – How to Forecast Liquid Assets [link]

Blog articles

  • Tanda – Illinois Supermarket Chain Sued for Millions over Using Biometric Data for Time Clocks [link]
  • FUTRLI – What Should be in Your Firm’s App Stack? [link]
  • Cin7 – POS, Inventory and Great Customer Experience [link]
  • HubDoc – Learn from the Pros: How to Get the Most out of XeroCon Melbourne [link]
  • Chaser – The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Invoices #2: Begin With The End In Mind [link]
  • Sharesight – These two reasons are why I founded Sharesight [link]
  • BigCommerce – 11 Welcome Email Template Examples That Grow Sales From Day 1 [link]
  • FUTRLI – How to Pick Your Advisory Dream Team [link]
  • Cin7 – How to Avoid Amazon Vendor Chargebacks [link]
  • Receipt Bank – Receipt Bank Appoints New VP Of Sales For Asia Pacific To Accelerate Growth [link]
  • Vend – 5 Subtle Signs That Your Retail Store Is in Trouble (and What to Do About Them) [link]
  • Tanda – Why POS Make Terrible Time Clocks? [link]
  • Cin7 – The Growing Importance of the 3PL Relationship [link]
  • FUTRLI – Is it Time to Evolve Your Firm into Advisory? [link]
  • Cin7 – Realtime Inventory Visibility Key to Retail [link]
  • Shopify – Life Lessons from 9 Inspiring Entrepreneurs Over 50 [link]
  • BigCommerce – The Power of YouTube Influencer Marketing: 2X Brand Awareness Plus Customer Trust & Sales — What’s Not To Love? [link]

 

ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 1 September 2017

Feature Releases

  • simPRO – Quote to Job in one visit with Connect’s latest update [link]
  • Shopify – New Features, New Categories: Selling on Amazon with Shopify Just Got Easier [link]
  • Cin7 – Upgrades and Fixes to Cin7 for August [link], Specific tweaks and changes list [link]
  • Unleashed – Shopify multi-store integration [link]
  • simPRO – Build personalised emails while saving time [link]

New from Addon Advantage

  • FUTRLI INTERVIEW – Amy Harris, Co-Founder and CMO of FUTRLI, about making the uncertain, certain [link]

Webinars

  • Spotlight Reporting & Bizink – Picking low hanging fruit – How to Upsell Advisory Services to your existing clients:  Tuesday 5th September, AEST: 9am | NZ: 11 am, Monday 4th September, PDT: 4pm | EDT: 7pm [link]

Case studies

  • FUTRLI – ‘A Day in the Life’ of…Coconut Bowls Founder, Jake McKeon [link]
  • simPRO – 3 examples of how forward thinking business owners eliminated manual data entry [link]
  • ReceiptBank – LIVECA: Value pricing in a virtual firm [video and text link]

Offers

  • MyWorkpapers – MyWorkpapers Year-end Generic Pack released – Free until end Oct [link]

Blog articles

  • HubDoc – 8 Tips to Successfully Market Your Accounting Firm [link]
  • Tanda – Texas Employee Caught Faking Clock Ins from Breaks [link]
  • Cin7 – Who Will Be the Brick-and-Mortar Survivors? [link]
  • Chaser – The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Invoices #1: Be Proactive [link]
  • Karbon – The future of managing your accounting practice [link]
  • TSheets – Think You’re A Fair Work Record-Keeping Whiz? [link]
  • simPRO – Bank on a better cash flow [link]
  • Vend – 5 Inventory Metrics You Should Track (and How to Do It) [link]
  • Cin7 – Why Businesses Battle for Perfect Fulfillment [link]
  • Shopify – 34 Time Management Tips for Busy Entrepreneurs (by Experts) [link]
  • simPRO – How to build a tech ‘ecosystem’ for your business [link]
  • BigCommerce – The Complete Guide to Selling on eBay & Scaling to $1,200+ in Monthly Sales with No Current Inventory [link]
  • Shopify – How to Conduct a SWOT Analysis (With 6+ Examples) [link]
  • BigCommerce – 9 Influencer Marketing Examples & 14 GSD Tactics to Boost Conversion [link]