The cloud is revolutionising the way we store and manage information, with 4/5 companies* now adopting some form of cloud service. In this blog post we take a look at Cloud Industry Forum’s trend predictions for 2016: Penetration of cloud services in existing cloud users will continue to increase, with 70% expected to have increased their usage over the […]
Modern technology has revolutionised the way we work. Smart phones mean we can talk with customers and colleagues, and email allow us to respond to customers, whatever the time of day. We’re connected 24/7 – wherever and whenever. It’s true that modern business is fast, but is it always efficient? In this infographic we examine […]
Efficiency is a vital part of business success, which means having clear insight into what is happening across a business, coordinating the whole company effectively and therefore making the best use of resources. This is where Resource Planning (ERP) solutions become important – and to address this, we have launched the next generation of our […]
With the Budget of 2015 having been delivered, Tracey Glacken, of Glacken Accountants and a Sage Business Expert, discusses the announcements and how they affect businesses in Ireland. The Budget 2015, as delivered by Ministers Noonan and Howlin, signalled the end of austerity and the start of a positive approach towards the future. Changes to […]
The implementation of iXBRL filing is an issue that all medium and small companies need to start preparing for now.
For someone who has started a business up from scratch and fulfilled every role required to get their company off the ground, delegation can be difficult.
Sage Business Expert, Nicky Larkin explains when you know it’s time to hire an accountant.
One of our Sage Business Experts gives some guidance to accountants on how they can write a better business blog.
2014 promises to be a watershed year for Irish payments. Most obviously, a Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) will finally become a reality, and paying a supplier in Munich will become as easy as paying one in Mullingar. However the planning for SEPA has exposed significant weaknesses in Irish payments. In particular, cheque usage remains […]
Accountants, we’re counting down the Sage 12 Days of Christmas, with a prize revealed each day on our Christmas tree baubles. From bottles of champagne to Kindle Fires, we’ve been giving away sleigh-fulls of festive treats to make sure this Christmas is one to remember. On day one, we received a lot of entries for […]