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The road to business recovery

There’s a lot going on right now and that’s why we’re here – together with accountants – to help businesses rebuild and recover. Learn new skills, be inspired by our community, and explore our world-class resources.

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Business recovery

Discover the latest resources and developments to help you rebuild.

Xero’s leadership podcast: ‘What Led You Here’

Our new podcast explores leadership in an increasingly complex world, with new episodes every two weeks.

Listen to Xero CEO Steve Vamos speak to entrepreneurs about their advice, experiences, and paths to success.

 

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Latest product news - October 2021

We’ve released new features to help you with reports, invoices, managing contacts, and more.

We’ve also made bank reconciliation easier, with the option to search for and manage specific bank rules in seconds.

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Your toolkit to starting and running a healthy business

Starting your own business can be both exciting and daunting, but Xero can help make sure it’s in great shape.

That’s why we’ve created a free downloadable toolkit packed with resources to help you make the right decisions to build a healthy business.

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Managing Brexit

Here’s some advice to help you navigate your business for what’s ahead.

A guide to EU-UK importing and exporting

The Brexit trade deal means there are new rules around customs declarations that businesses should be aware of. Read our guide for the highlights.

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Brexit: Staying on top of your cash flow

There’s a lot going on for small businesses right now. Think about the steps you can take to safeguard your business and cash flow.

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How an accountant can help you with Brexit

We know that an accountant is a business owner’s most trusted advisor. They can offer insights and expertise so you stay afloat in the coming months.

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Visit our Brexit resource hub for further information on managing Brexit. We’ll update this page with more advice on a regular basis, so be sure to check back from time to time.

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Webinars and courses

Join our webinars to stay up to date. Upskill with our educational courses.

Online course: Become a valued advisor

Explore industry trends and see why more accounting firms are offering advisory services. 

Learn how to automate workflows to free up capacity to grow your business. 

Discover the resource library for more advice, and download the workbook to plan your move to advisory

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Webinar: Get started on Xero Payroll

Xero Payroll is designed to make payroll painless and quick.  

Join us in this hour session so we can show you how to set up your organisation and employees.

We’ll also explain key payroll terminology you might come across so you’re set up for success.

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Webinar: The basics of using Xero

Join this webinar and learn how to use Xero to automate your invoices and bills so you can get paid faster. Our experts will also show you how to reconcile your bank transactions, and get up to date reporting on your financial performance. We’ll also go over our refreshed Starter plan and how to choose a plan that’s right for you. 

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Online course: Video skills for businesses and accountants

We’ve teamed up with presentation skills coach, Alexandra Bond Bernett, to help you make an impact using video as an effective communications tool. 

In this five-part course, you’ll learn how to create video with purpose, what the different engagement techniques are, tips to speak on camera confidently and how to create a professional looking video from the comfort of your own home.

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Online course: Moving your business online

Businesses with an online presence and their data stored securely in the cloud are more competitive, resilient and agile.

This course will help you switch to cloud technology covering key areas such as ecommerce, marketing, hiring, onboarding and engaging with staff in a virtual environment.

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Online course: Mastering your cash flow

To help you get on top of your business cash flow, dive into our cash flow programme that brings together support content, education and practical guides into one seamless learning journey.

You’ll also pick up handy tips on how to automate and manage cash flow in Xero.

You can learn at your own pace, from any place.

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Business guides and stories

Running and growing a business isn’t easy. Check out our guides or take inspiration from Xero businesses.

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Xero for business

Tools to help you run and grow your business.

 


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Future proof your practice

Tools and webinars to help you embrace cloud technology and the changing needs of your clients. 

How to plan for the future of your accounting practice

We recently held a live panel with industry experts exploring how to build financial stability for your firm and better support clients. Watch the recording below or read a summary of key points. Read blog  →

Xero supports delay of Making Tax Digital for ITSA

Making Tax Digital for Income Tax Self Assessment (ITSA) has been delayed until April 2024. Here’s a quick look at everything you need to know about the updated timeline.  Read blog  →

Getting prepared for the next phase of Making Tax Digital for VAT

The next phase of MTD affects all businesses that have voluntarily registered for VAT and are below the £85k turnover threshold. Here’s how to prepare for the deadline. Read blog →

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