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Catch of the day: A Financial Teardown

Catchoftheday: A financial teardown

I’ve recently returned for my first international holiday since COVID – a hiking trip in the Canadian Rockies with the family. For the first time since I can remember, I intentionally switched off from work. I turned on my ‘OOO’. Deleted all work apps from my phone. “Lost” my passwords. I couldn’t even login to…

Catch of the day: A Financial Teardown

Catchoftheday: A financial teardown

I’ve recently returned for my first international holiday since COVID – a hiking trip in the Canadian Rockies with the family. For the first time since I can remember, I intentionally switched off from work. I turned on my ‘OOO’. Deleted all work apps from my phone. “Lost” my passwords. I couldn’t even login to…

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Come on, get appy: Three accounting apps that can help your ecommerce business thrive

If you run an ecommerce business, you’ll know the importance of having accurate (and stress-free) finances. But managing your sales channels together with your accounting software can be messy – and cost you hours. Luckily, there are some pretty great operational tools in place that easily integrate with your Xero suite, and our accounting team…

Catch of the day: A Financial Teardown

Catchoftheday: A financial teardown

I’ve recently returned for my first international holiday since COVID – a hiking trip in the Canadian Rockies with the family. For the first time since I can remember, I intentionally switched off from work. I turned on my ‘OOO’. Deleted all work apps from my phone. “Lost” my passwords. I couldn’t even login to…

How to design your ecommerce accounting software stack

Most eCommerce founders focus on efficient customer acquisition and conversion as their primary objectives. But the truth is inventory management is the backbone of every retailer. You might have an amazing brand and vision, but it’s hard to stay in business if you have no stock to sell, or if you’re selling at a loss.…

SBO When is it okay to discount my product

When is it okay to discount my product?

Discounting is a tricky subject. Personally I have a love/hate relationship with the topic as one size does not fit all businesses.  My general advice to founders is to avoid discounting as much as possible. That said, discounting used strategically can be an effective and legitimate way to improve your top line. It’s a balancing…