Category: ChangeLog

ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 15 December 2017

One for the curious – Zapier – The Line Item Guide: How to Automatically Copy Every Detail from Orders and Invoices [link]

Tradiepad – The Christmas Tree Man [link]

Feature Releases

  • Spotlight Reporting – Cash Flow Analysis Page with Waterfall Chart on Vimeo [link]

Deals, Freebies & Guides

  • WorkflowMax – 25% off for 3 months (Code: Xmaskarma) [link]
  • TradeGecko – Wholesale Price Calculator [link]
  • TradeGecko – Wholesale Cash Flow Model: How to use this free tool [link]
  • Karbon – Karbon Practice Excellence Assessment (5min) [link]

Events

Webinars

Podcasts

  • From The Trenches – 40. 2017: Was it a Buzzword or Not? [link]
  • The Successful Bookkeeper – 66: Ron Trucks – The Power Of Online Learning For Your Bookkeeping Clients [link]
  • Capital Pitch – Episode 2 Part 1 – Knowing When to Quit, and the Value You Can Take from Hard Lessons [link]
  • Future of Accounting / Danetha Doe – season now in hiatus…

Case studies

  • Spotlight Reporting – Partner Success: Startup Industry Specialisation with Standard Ledger on Vimeo [link]
  • Moula – Small Business Spotlight: El Colmado [link]
  • Re-Leased – Cloud Accountancy Ltd [link]

Blog articles

  • Karbon
    • Boosting the top line [link]
    • Building a culture of shared vision and direction [link]
    • How I gained full visibility and control over my practice with Karbon [link]
  • Tsheets
    • 3 Reasons to Use a Time Clock With Facial Recognition [link]
    • Timesheet List Beta Interest Form [link]
    • Attach Photos to Timesheets Early Adopter Interest Form [link]
    • PaymentEvolution and TSheets Integration – Canada’s Simplest Payroll [link]
  • Cin7
    • Will the Retail Apocalypse End in 2018? [link]
    • Will 2018 be the Year to Go Omnichannel? [link]
    • The Cin7 Xero Integration and Your Bottom Line [link]
  • Capital Pitch – Why I Stopped Trying to Get on the First Page of Google and Started Thinking Outside the Box [link]
  • Receipt Bank
    • How to advise your clients on business finance [link]
    • The 5 Accounting Trends That Will Define 2018 [link]
  • Moula
    • Small Business Loan Jargon Buster [link]
    • SMEs and Rising Debtor Periods [link]
    • Get Ready, Amazon Australia are Set to Launch this Friday [link]
  • Fishbowl Inventory
    • There’s No Place Like the Home Module | Fishbowl Blog [link]
    • Whiteboard Wednesday: What Is a CSV File? | Fishbowl Blog [link]
  • Shopify
    • The Not-So-Magic Trick These Magicians Use to Launch a New Product Every Month [link]
    • Becoming a Digital Nomad: Working From Anywhere (And How to Get There) [link]
    • The 10 Best Products to Sell in 2018 [link]
    • Survive the Holiday Customer Service Rush with Smart Processes [link]
    • 400,000+ People Checked Out 3x Faster with Shopify Pay This BFCM [link]
    • You Need a Vacation: How to Take Time Off Without Losing Sales [link]
  • TradeGecko – Set up your TradeGecko-Xero integration in under 30 minutes [link]
  • Zapier
    • Best of 2017: 30 Web Apps and Software Trends That Ruled the Workplace [link]
    • The 13 Free Slack Apps That Will Make Your Team Even More Productive [link]
  • BigCommerce – How To Write An Ecommerce Return Policy [Template and Examples] [link]
  • Sharesight
    • Sharesight at IMAP InvestTech 2017 [link]
    • Track Canadian Mutual Funds with Sharesight [link]
  • Grow
    • Why Is Data Important for Your Business? [link]
    • Metric of the Week: Resolution Rate [link]
    • Metric of the Week: First Response Time [link]
    • Grow Supports Families of Northern California Fires [link]
    • Metric of the Week: Cost Per Lead Per Channel [link]
  • Re-leased
    • Commercial Property Management | How to work Smarter with The Cloud [link]
    • Where to find business efficiencies [link]
    • How to Build an Effective Property Stack. [link]
  • Proposify – How to Start an Agency That’s Set for Success [link]
ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 8 December 2017

TSheets bought by Intuit… TSheets – An Open Letter From Matt Rissell [link]

Cin7 – Amazon Australia Launched at Last: Get In on It [link]

Want to help train a bot for getting practice info? Smarter Business Processes – Fuse Survey [link]

Feature Releases

  • Practice Ignition – Product Update for November 2017 [link]
  • Tanda – Daily timesheets: new look, improved functionality and more! [link]
  • Karbon – Karbon & TSheets integration [link]
  • Cin7 – Cin7 Updates its Google Drive Integration [link]

Deals, Freebies & Guides

  • WorkflowMax – 25% off for 3 months (Code: Xmaskarma) [link]
  • Receipt Bank – Receipt Bank’s 12 Days of Christmas (new customers only) [link]
  • Unleashed – Buyers guide to inventory management software [link]
  • Karbon – Karbon Practice Excellence Assessment (5min) [link]

Events

Webinars

Podcasts

  • From The Trenches – 39. Strategic Partnerships [link]
  • The Successful Bookkeeper – 65. Carrie Mulrooney – How To Create A Great Bookkeeping Work Culture [link]
  • Capital Pitch – Episode 1 Part 1 – The Real-Life Business Lessons Learned on the Way to CapitalPitch [link]
  • Future of Accounting / Danetha Doe – season now in hiatus…

Blog articles

  • FUTRLI – The UHY Annual Reporting Analysis 2017 [link]
  • Tanda – Productive Workforces Build Profitable Restaurants [link]
  • Spotlight Reporting – Top 12 Spotlight Reporting features & benefits [link]
  • Receipt Bank
    • Receipt Bank’s Top 5 Blog Posts of 2017 [link]
    • Next Year We’ll Do It All Again, Only Better: 2017 In Review [link]
  • Vend – 3 Clever Inventory Tips That Helped This Retailer Achieve 30% Year over Year Growth [link]
  • Cin7
    • How Cin7 Primes Your Pipeline with Salesforce Integration [link]
    • How POS Fits In With Emerging Fashion Retail [link]
    • How 3PLs Ease Returns for eCommerce [link]
  • Fishbowl Inventory – General Module Group [link]
  • Proposify – Metrics that Matter: 7 KPIs to Keep Your Agency Profitable [link]
  • Shopify
    • GDPR: What You (And Your Store) Need to Know About This New Law [link]
    • Get Your Store Ready for the Holidays: 40+ Apps, Ideas, and Examples [link]
    • Why You Should Consider Hosting a Holiday Pop-Up Shop [link]
    • 5 Online Logo Makers & Generators to Design Your Brand [link]
  • TradeGecko
    • Different types of payment gateways: A comparative guide [link]
    • Watch how TradeGecko supports Incausa with their mission to empower indigenous communities [link]
  • WorkflowMax – 10 Business Automation Tips For a Worry-Free Holiday [link]
  • Zapier
    • How to Quickly Learn Essential Keyboard Shortcuts in Any Program [link]
    • The Remote Workers’ Toolkit: 30+ Productivity Apps and Tools to Help You Work Smarter, Not Harder [link]
  • BigCommerce – Cyber Week 2017: Black Friday Statistics, Cyber Monday Trends & More [link]
  • Sharesight – Benchmarking your portfolio against ETFs [link]
  • CustomD – ​6 Tips to Make Your Online Forms Sparkle [link]
  • Xpenditure
    • Today’s and Tomorrow’s Most Innovative Business Cities [link]
    • 4 Ways for CFOs to Innovate in 2018 [link]
    • How to Successfully Roll Out an Expense Management Platform [link]
  • DataDear – Why do you need an Accountant? [link]
  • SuiteFiles – Get Things Done: 8 terrific uses for OneNote at work [link]
ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 1 December 2017

HAVE YOU READ? – Karbon – The talent playbook [link]

Feature Releases

  • Cin7 – November Updates, Fixes and New Features [link]

Deals

  • WorkflowMax – 25% off for 3 months (Code: Xmaskarma) [link]

Events

Webinars

Podcasts

  • From The Trenches – 38. Defining Advisory: 4 Types for Accountants [link]
  • Future of Accounting – Creative destruction of the accounting industry – Danetha Doe [link]
  • Receipt Bank – CEO Alexis Prenn In Conversation With Michael Palmer of The Successful Bookkeeper [link]
  • Accountants Daily – Cyber security is now an accountant’s professional obligation [link]
  • Capital Pitch – The Lead Investor by Capital Pitch on Apple Podcasts [link]

Blog articles

  • Practice Ignition – Send invoices and payment receipts automatically [link]
  • Karbon
    • 7 essential sessions for accountants at #QBConnect Toronto [link]
    • Formalizing onboarding for new employee success [link]
  • TSheets
    • 5 Invoicing Tips and How to Actually Get Paid [link]
    • Welcome to the Off-Season! [link]
  • Hubdoc – 5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Xerocon Austin [link]
  • Capital Pitch – An easy guide to how to evaluate your startup using the Valuation Canvas [link]
  • Receipt Bank
    • Scaling with Technology: How To Combine Service and Growth as a Sole Practitioner [link]
    • Three Ways Small Firms Can Nail Client Experience In 2018 [link]
  • Vend – Anatomy of a Well-Designed Store: Retail Design and Layout Insights from Kizer & Bender [link]
  • Cin7
    • How Virtual Stock Helps Kitters Meet Demand [link]
    • 7 Ways to Prepare for Any Black Friday [link]
    • 7 Reasons to Adopt Cloud Inventory Management [link]
    • Cin7 Debuts Danny Ing’s Founder Story [link]
  • Fishbowl Inventory
    • Can You Sleep Through a Storm? [link]
    • Manual vs. Automatic Multi-currency Conversions [link]
    • Every Module in Fishbowl [link]
  • Proposify
    • Reverse Engineering Your Competitor’s Content Marketing Campaigns [link]
    • Holiday Selling Tips to Survive the Seasonal Sales Slump [link]
  • Shopify
    • Why (and How to) Support Small Businesses This Holiday Season [link]
    • 11 Expert-Recommended Ways to Optimize Your Product Pages [link]
    • $1 Billion Sold: The Collective Power of Shopify Merchants [link]
    • Cyber Monday: Your 7-Minute Survival Guide [link]
    • How to Deal With Stress and Harness It For a More Productive Life [link]
  • WorkflowMax – Client Gifts: 10 Creative Ideas to Say Thanks to Clients This Christmas [link]
  • Zapier
    • The Idea File System: How to Capture and Organize All of Your Ideas [link]
    • Organize Your Life with the Agile Method [link]
  • BigCommerce – 150 Years of the Best Holiday Marketing Campaigns [26 Examples] [link]
  • Workato
    • What Skills Will Thrive in the Fourth Industrial Revolution? [link]
    • Can Digital Literacy Really Change Your Life? [link]
    • Five Fortune 500 Companies Leading Digital Transformation [link]
  • Sharesight
    • 6 of the top 10 accounting firms in Australia use Sharesight [link]
    • Help Sharesight support a great investment [link]
  • Cloud Integration Partners
    • Cloud Jumpers For Christmas! [link]
    • Breakfast at the new Xero HQ [link]
ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 23rd November 2017

HAVE YOU READ – Karbon – The talent playbook [link]

HubDoc – Apply to Be a Hubdoc Top 50 Cloud Accountant of 2017 [link]

Feature Releases

  • Shopify – Shopify Mobile Updates: Discounts, Product Collections, Live View, and [link]
  • Karbon – Release notes — November 19, 2017[link]
  • DataDear – Product releases: November 2017 – DDv2 – DataDear Excel Add In for Xero [link]
  • Kounta – 23 Nov update [link]

Events

Webinars

Podcasts

  • From The Trenches – 36. The future of Bookkeeping w/ Lielette Calleja [link]
  • Future of Accounting – Why the university system is failing accounting students – Danetha Doe [link]
  • CommonSku – Episode 47: Creating Maximum Financial Value in Your Business with Jamie Watson (a skucamp Presentation) – commonsku blog [link]

Blog articles

  • TradiePad + Xero – Protect your construction business against invoice scams [link]
  • Karbon – My three big takeaways from QuickBooks Connect 2017 [link]
  • Hubdoc – The Importance of Client Appreciation (and 8 Ways to Say “Thank You”) [link]
  • Capital Pitch
    • Episode 1 Part 2 – Fixing the Disconnect between Investors and Founders Would Be a Boon for Society as a Whole [link]
    • Paid, Owned and Earned Content Marketing (in 3 minutes or less!) [link]
  • Receipt Bank
    • Receipt Bank Named UK’s 7th Fastest-Growing Tech Company in Deloitte Fast 50 [link]
    • If You Missed QuickBooks Connect San Jose, Here Are The Four Key Takeaways [link]
  • Vend – 5 Types of Sales Promotions in Retail (and How to Implement Them) [link]
  • Cin7
    • A Magento Integration to Master eCommerce [link]
    • Why eCommerce Needs Better Tools to Grow [link]
    • How the Right POS Brings Channels Together [link]
    • How Cin7 Was Built to Make Modern Retail Hum [link]
    • How Cin7 Covers All Your Wholesale Channels [link]
  • Fishbowl Inventory
    • Manual vs. Automatic Part Cost Calculations [link]
    • Every Fishbowl Blog Series [link]
    • A New Breed of Business Automation [link]
    • Boxstorm Brings Inventory Management to the Cloud [link]
  • Shopify
    • How to Improve Your Facebook Advertising Funnel with Sequential Retarg [link]
    • How to Use Gift Guides to Boost Your Holiday Sales [link]
    • How to DIY a Visual Brand For Every Platform, Without Using Photoshop [link]
    • 19 Growth & CRO Experts on Increasing Conversions and Revenue [link]
  • TradeGecko – 9 Key signs that it’s time to move to a robust inventory management system [link]
  • WorkflowMax – How To Keep Your Data Safe When Working Remotely [link]
  • Zapier
    • Growth Hacking Your Job Search: 5 Steps to Get Hired by the Company You Want [link]
    • The 25+ Best Gmail Add-ons, Labs, and Apps [link]
  • BigCommerce – Top 13 Explainer Video Examples to Drive Sales (Updated for 2017) [link]
  • Workato
    • Dreaming Big with Salesforce: 5 Ways to Extend the Power of Your CRM – The Connector by Workato [link]
    • The Connector powered by Workato [link]
  • Sharesight
    • Easily import your Yahoo Finance portfolio into Sharesight [link]
    • 7 essential tips for investing in IPOs [link]
    • How do you get started in the share market? Education! [link]
  • Veeqo – 7 Inventory Management Mistakes You’re Making (And How To Fix Them) [link]
  • CommonSku – 7 Steps to Helping Your Team Hit Their 2018 Sales Goals [link]

 

ChangeLog

Addon Advantage ChangeLog w/e 17th November 2017

JUST OUT – Karbon – The talent playbook [link]

Have you seen? What is FuseDocs? Productivity, turbocharged [link] [3 min video]

HubDoc – Apply to Be a Hubdoc Top 50 Cloud Accountant of 2017 [link]

Feature Releases

  • Cin7
    • Retail Smarter Using Cin7 with PC-EFTPOS [link]
    • Power Up Your POS with Cin7 and EVO Payments [link]
  • Shopify
    • ICYMI: Introducing Hatchful, New Amazon Categories, and a BFCM Update [link]
    • Live View: Watch Visitors Become Customers with Real-Time Reporting [link]
  • DataDear v2 – DDv2 – Launching Intuit Quickbooks – DataDear Excel Add In for Xero [link]
  • Sharesight – Introducing the Sharesight Partner Centre [link]
  • Spotlight Reporting – New features review [link]
  • Kounta – New releases [link]

New from Addon Advantage

  • FuseDocs joins the addon directory [link]

Events

Webinars

Case studies

  • Moula – Small Business Spotlight: Melbourne Paving [link]
  • BigCommerce – The Andie Swim Story: How to Start Your Own Successful Swimsuit Line [link]
  • Deputy – Kingdom Projects [link]
  • Spotlight Reporting – Partner Success: Startup Industry Specialisation with Standard Ledger on Vimeo [link]

Freebies – Guides, eBooks, Templates

  • Practice Ignition – A Guide to Client Onboarding: 7 Steps to Happier Clients and Less Churn [link]
  • Shopify – How to Buy a Business on Shopify Exchange: A Step-By-Step Guide [link]
  • TradeGecko – TradeGecko eBook – Inventory Management: Everything you need to know [link]
  • EzyCollect – Ebook – 6 Hacks for Wholesalers [link]

Podcasts

  • From The Trenches – 35. The banality of small firm Xmas parties [link]
  • Future of Accounting w Danetha Doe [link]
  • CommonSku – Episode 46: Strategies for Scaling with Catherine Graham (a skucamp Presentation) – commonsku blog [link]

Blog articles

  • Tanda
    • The Benefits of Time and Attendance Software (INFOGRAPHIC) [link]
    • Your Guide to Parental Leave Laws [link]
  • Spotlight Reporting – Meet Tony, our new Senior Account Manager in the UK Team [link]
  • TSheets
    • 10 Best Time Management Apps of 2017 [link]
    • Think It Smooth to Underpay Employees? The FWO Calls It ‘Criminal’ [link]
    • What Do Aussie Workers Really Think About GPS Monitoring? [link]
    • 7 Facts for International Accounting Day 2017 [link]
  • Hubdoc
    • Fixed Pricing: Everything You Need to Know [link]
  • Capital Pitch
    • The Real-Life Business Lessons Learned on the Way to CapitalPitch [link]
    • Three Pillars of a Successful Marketing Strategy [link]
  • Receipt Bank
    • Orange Select: Unlocking the Power of our Global Partner Community [link]
    • QBConnect 2017 Silicon Valley: There Must Be Something in the Water [link]
  • Vend – 6 Small Business Saturday Tips to Help You Drive Traffic and Sales on November 25 [link]
  • Moula – Six Do’s and Don’ts of Small Business Finance [link]
  • Cin7
    • Why Big Retailers Stock Less For Christmas [link]
    • Seeing Past the Amazon Australia Rumors [link]
    • 3 Reasons You Don’t Really Need ERP [link]
  • Fishbowl Inventory
    • Wholly By Bowl [link]
    • Manage Inventory Like the Big Boys [link]
  • Proposify
    • How to Create Business Proposals Faster [link]
    • How the Pitch Queen Pitched Her Way to a $1M Investment [link]
  • Shopify
    • Why Digital Brands Need Physical Retail [link]
    • 6 Persuasive Product Photography A/B Tests to Run [link]
  • TradeGecko
    • VIDEO: Inventory Management 1 – What is inventory management? [link]
    • End of Year Sales Survival Kit [link]
    • TradeGecko ranks in top 5 for inventory management on GetApp [link]
    • From retailers to Australia’s top cloud consultants: The SMB Consultants Story [link]
  • WorkflowMax – 10 Productivity Killers and How to Overcome Them When Working Remotely [link]
  • Zapier
    • The 7 Best Expense Tracking Apps for Smarter Business Travel [link]
    • The Best Webinar Software for Marketers in 2017 [link]
    • Remote Design: How Zapier Is Building a Distributed Design Culture [link]
  • BigCommerce – Increase Ecommerce Traffic: 30 Ways to Drive Traffic to an Online Store [link]
  • Sharesight – Fairfax (FXJ) and Domain (DHG) demerger details [link]
  • CustomD
    • Love your online form – 5. integration [link]
    • Love your online form – 6. tracking [link]
  • CommonSku – Dreaming the Possible: How to Set and Attain Your Personal Sales Goals for 2018 [link]
  • Grow
    • Metric of the Week: Customer Acquisition Cost [link]
    • Metric of the Week: Customer Lifetime Value [link]
    • How Marketers Should Be Reporting to Executives (But Mostly Aren’t) [link]
    • One Month in EMEA: How Are We Doing? [link]
    • Grow Links Up with HubSpot for Powerful Data Visualization [link]

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