Family business

How to make your family business flourish

When you inherit a family business, you step into a new role. And, as in any new role, establishing your way of doing things can be challenging.

Avoid the three biggest family business mistakes with a specialist adviser

Learn about the three most common reasons why family businesses run into trouble, and what they can do to resolve their issues.

2017 Tax Changes That Might Affect Your Business

IRD have rolled out a number of changes in the last couple of years that could have a significant impact on your business. Learn about 5 of them here.

You Must Start Family Business Succession Planning Early

Family business succession planning can be very complicated and it’s a smart idea to get on to it early. Here are 4 important things to start thinking about
Exit strategy for NZ business

Planning for the unexpected: Why you should create an exit strategy before you need it

Don’t wait until you want out – plan ahead and you’re more likely to get what your business is worth. This post explains why you need an exit strategy.
Safety first in Airbnb

Safety first: Taking care of your guests & your property as an Airbnb host

Renting out your property through Airbnb can seem like a simple way to make a bit of extra cash without too much effort – but it’s not necessarily that straightforward.
Dealing with bad online reviews

How to deal with a negative online review

Even well-run, successful businesses get the odd bad review. But if you’re a small business, negative online reviews can have an outsized impact.

5 Ways to improve your Airbnb rating

If you own multiple properties or units, running your Airbnb listings can become a small business.
Contractor tax obligations

Contractor and Recruitment Agency Tax Obligation Changes

Are you a contractor? Or a recruitment agency? If so, there are a number of changes to the way contractors are now taxed which will impact you. Learn more.
GECA building family business success

Ensure Family business success with these five tips

Running a family business comes with immense benefits, but these positives also come with challenges. Here are our top 5 tips for family business success.

2017 Year End Checklist

To download the Year End Checklist click here: GECA CHECKLIST…
contractors tax obligations

In-house finance functions – more trouble than they’re worth?

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GECA guide to budgeting for business success

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How to create a business plan in 4 hours – Part 3

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How to create a Business Plan in 4 hours – Part 2

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