Cape Town-based leather bag company ROWDY has built a loyal following and a robust business since it started selling affordable leather rucksacks in 2012. However, as the pandemic began and retail locations were forced to close, ... Read More
Wellbeing is something that affects us all and is rightfully garnering more attention as society explores what it means to have positive wellbeing. Defined by the Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand, positive wellbeing means someone ... Read More
Being a sole trader isn’t without its challenges, especially after the year that’s been. But for many, bravely going it alone is a chance to live their passion, be their own boss, and work towards financial independence. In this series, the Xero team ... Read More
February’s Xero Small Business Insights (XSBI) data, released today, highlights the impact of even short closures on small businesses.
We saw multiple short, localised lockdowns in Australia and New Zealand in response to new COVID-19 ... Read More
The ongoing uncertainty around COVID-19 has resulted in an unstable economy, with the impact on the job market hard to predict.
Despite this, many small business owners remain optimistic about the coming months. ... Read More
It’s fair to say the past 12 months have been tumultuous for the majority of the world’s population. The impact of COVID-19 has truly tested people emotionally and financially, and upended entire industries. Charities are among the organisations that have most keenly felt ... Read More
In the UK, Open Banking has transformed our lives, making it easier for consumers and small businesses to share data with consent. It’s powered new apps covering a multitude of uses that have been designed to make our lives easier.
From dashboards ... Read More
Today, we’re excited to announce the acquisition of Tickstar, which provides e-invoicing infrastructure and expertise to governments and businesses around the world.
We currently use Tickstar’s technology to connect Xero customers to e-invoicing networks in Australia and New Zealand. This acquisition will ... Read More
We are thrilled to announce an expanded partnership in the US with Osidon, a digital online accountancy company offering industry-leading services to entrepreneurs and small businesses. Osidon is a Xero platinum partner and the firm has ... Read More