How Do I Hire a Bookkeeper?

If you want to hire a bookkeeper but don’t know where to start, you’ve come to the right place!  If you’re not too familiar with the world of finance and accounting, looking for a good bookkeeper can seem confusing.  However, finding a good bookkeeper is actually very...

How often should I do my Bookkeeping?

Okay, so you’ve decided that bookkeeping is an important part of making sure that your business is financially successful.  Now what? When you’re just starting out in business, bookkeeping may be intimidating!  Where do you even start? The good news is that...

What can Bookkeeping do for my Business?

If you own, or are in the process of starting your own small business, you’re probably thinking about revenue, loans, profit, cashflow and many other financial issues.  In the midst of your research, you’ve probably come across several accounting companies and...

What is Bookkeeping?

If you’re thinking about starting your own business or growing your small company, you have a lot of things to keep in mind.  One of the many things to think about is bookkeeping. Bookkeeping is defined as ‘the job, or activity of keeping an accurate record of the...

Christmas Wishes

Merry Christmas and best wishes for the festive season and the year ahead from the team at ABJ Business Solutions.   Please note our office will be closed from Monday 24 December 2018, reopening on Wednesday 9 January 2019.

Why Does Regular Reporting Matter?

For any business, no matter their size or industry, financial reporting is a crucial component of their strategy.  Without it, you’d have no idea where your business stands; if you’re losing money every month, or if you’re ready to take the next step. Even more...

Financial Planning for 2019

Financial Planning for 2019 2018 is almost over as we head into December and you might wonder if it’s too early to start planning for next year.  The short answer: Absolutely not!  It’s never too early to start thinking about the year ahead for your business and the...

5 Tips to Keep Your Bookkeeper Accountable

Accountability is a necessity for any business.  Without it, you might never reach your goals and you can have a difficult time getting straight answers from people.  One of the roles that requires ultimate accountability is in the bookkeeping process. Because...