As a new year begins it is a good time to review the past year and make some plans for the road ahead. Our Personal Development Plan might be just […]


Happy Holidays from Smart Books! As 2023 draws to a close it is time to glide into the end of year. We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday break. […]


Recent flooding and the results of Cyclone Gabrielle have left NZ’s North Island reeling. Are you ready and prepared to triage your business in a disaster? Smart Books founder, Leaine […]


Almost at the end of 2022. Time to reflect, and look forward. Most importantly spend time with friends and family and take a well-earned breather. Lots of new ideas for […]


MBIE and Xero teamed up to provide a great webinar. Using a road trip theme they illustrated some great tips and ideas on avoiding burnout. The webinar provides practical ways small […]

Privacy Training

Topic that came up while sharing client onboarding insights last week was maintaining client privacy. Are you familiar with your obligations under the Privacy Act? Check it out and enrol […]

Leaine at stand

So much fun was had over 29 and 30 July at the ICNZB Conference. ICNZB have written a lovely thank you here which summarises things nicely. Smart Books had a […]

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Smart Books® founder, Leaine Jones, has a great network of like-minded professionals to discuss challenges and solutions with, and often refer clients to them for the specialist services they provide. […]

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