Beating The Back To School Blues

I hope you enjoyed the summer holidays, I certainly did, I love the relaxed atmosphere at home and  it’s been great to enjoy the summer as a family.  But back to school now, an exciting week, as the children get used to their new classes before the hard work begins.  But let’s face it, it’s not easy firing up your brain to work!

Can accountancy help you beat the back to school blues?  Might seem odd but I think it can.  I know it’s a bit geeky, but I believe that accountancy can change lives for the better, that’s why I do it. I think that if you know you’ve enjoyed the summer, that you’ve spent plenty of time with your family and you’ve done some interesting things, you can look forward to getting back to work.

For most self employed people their business is not just about the money.  It’s also about getting a good work life balance and being able to make choices.  Accountancy can really help make the right choices:

  • Knowing and understanding the numbers that make a difference to your business help you control and improve your business.
  • Budgeting your personal and business finances can help you make the most of your money.
  • Regular financial information can help you make quick decisions, so you are constantly improving your business.

All these things can help you take the time of you want to spend with your family over the holidays.  Cloud based accounting makes it possible to check up on your numbers any time any place, so you can sneak off for half an hour and check how the business is doing while your away.  And then relax.

I hope you and yours have an interesting term.

James Sheard