In an ASIC recent review of externally administered companies for financial year 2015/16 it has been found that external administrators lodged 9,465 reports to ASIC citing the major causes of failure as:
Imagine some or all the gadgets in your car’s dashboard are not working properly, chances are will run into troubles soon enough, you may run out of fuel, or your car may get overheated, I am sure in a situation like this will head straight to you technician to get the gadgets fixed, so you would be able to monitor the state of your vehicle while driving, these gadgets are essential for safe driving as they collect data and demonstrate it in a simple way, and when necessary prompt the driver to act.
In business, proper bookkeeping is doing exactly that; accurately gathering data and make it available to the decision makers so they can act and strategically position the business for success. Bookkeeping is not and shouldn’t be a compliance burden. It is the only tool that could be used to drive your business success, by dashboarding accurately collected data you will be able to answer questions like;
· What could be done to improve “The Bottom Line”?
· Who are our most profitable clients?
· What parts of our business is more profitable than others?
· How could we improve our cashflow?
At The Bottom Line Business Advisory, we believe that bookkeeping is vital for small businesses survival, that’s why we have decided to keep our focus on supporting SMEs in keeping proper records to maintain appropriate financial control.
You can’t build a house without a foundation, and you can’t grow a business without good bookkeeping systems.
We measure the success of our business by the improvements in our client’s bottom line. We focus on what matters and believe that changing simple things can make a huge difference.