Accountant and bookkeeper resources
Find a wealth of knowledge and ideas for running your accounting or bookkeeping business and advising your clients.
Changing your practice management software
How to change your practice management software
Get the guide to managing the transition to Xero Practice Manager, so it doesn't feel like a leap into the great unknown.Read the guide (PDF)
Accounting industry performance reports
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See how your firm compares with others in your region based on our benchmarking surveys.AustraliaCanadaSingaporeHong KongUnited KingdomUnited States
Accountant and bookkeeper guides
Get advice and information about business management, marketing, and building great client relationships.MarketingPaymentsPlanning and performanceCloud bookkeeping and accountingExplore all 60+ guides for accountants and bookkeepers
What young entrepreneurs think
What clients really think and say about their accountants, and why a younger generation of business entrepreneurs are dissatisfied.Young entrepreneurs: The future of practice growth
Practice success stories
Accountants and bookkeepers share their challenges, learnings and triumphs on the way to success.
Accountant and bookkeeper stories
Stories of Xero accountants and bookkeepers from around the world.
Practice case studies
Case studies of practices who use Xero in their practice and for their clients.
App advisory playbooks
Guidance on recommending the right apps to your clients.
More great reads
Spend a few minutes with these guides to get some quick insights and boost your business.
9 ways your firm can find new clients
Your firm will almost always need new clients. The best way to find them is with a proactive strategy.
How to become a virtual CFO
We look at how you can become a virtual CFO and provide the valuable services that your clients really need.
Get into freelance accounting with these 8 tips
Everyone’s freelancing these days – accountants and bookkeepers included. Here are 8 tips to help you do it yourself.
How to fire a difficult client
If you have a difficult or unprofitable client, it may be time to move them on. Here’s how to do it the right way.
Bundling services to maximize accounting profitability
Bean Ninjas was set up in 2015. They serve clients around the world – providing just a handful of services online.
7 accounting apps that will make your clients love you
Accounting apps aren’t just for accountants. They’ll simplify your clients’ lives too. Here are seven to recommend.
Become a Xero partner
Join the Xero community of accountants and bookkeepers. Collaborate with your peers, support your clients and boost your practice.