Following the chain of command for better business performance

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How to structure Business Succession to a family member

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Shareholder employee salaries – what is the right amount?

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2018 Year End Accounts Checklist

YE tax tips 2018 click for a PDF download Year End Tax Tips…
conflict resolution

Family feuds – five tips for conflict resolution in family business

In any business with more than one employee, it’s inevitable that conflicts will arise. Family businesses are no different. Here's 5 tips for solving them.
Domain names

How to find a domain name for your business

The domain name for your business is an integral part of your brand and is an important investment in your future success. Read more here:
Blog writing

How blogging can improve your business

Blogging is a sinple, low-cost, way to establish a presence online, start communicating with existing customers, and find potential new customers. Read more

GECA Case Study – HTS Group

For the last five years, GECA’s Giles Ellis has been helping transport electronics supplier HTS Group set objectives and stay on track. Read more here:

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.
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Airbnb host tips

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.