Tuesday Tutorial - Year End Being Bookkeeper Ready

Most NZ businesses have a 31 March balance date. As a bookkeeper we need to line our ducks in a row to be ready. This tutorial looks at what needs […]

Being your best Smart Books

We’re thrilled to present the ‘Being Your Best’ workshop on 14 February 2024, designed to guide you in identifying and mobilising your strengths for success. Embrace the new year with […]

Accountant with report and a calculator checks money balance. Financial reports statement and documents. Accounting, bookkeeping, audit debit and credit calculations. Vector illustration in flat style

The Smart Books Balance Sheet course provides a practical, example-filled walk through of the composition of the Balance Sheet report. Learn what to look for to spot things that ‘are […]

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 […]


Really useful link for business owners to check out that explains the what and how to of cashflow management. Great time to evaluate the first half of the financial year’s […]

Leaine with trophies

Leaine Jones, JBSL and Smart Books founder, was a finalist for 2 of the ICNZB awards announced last week. She won the Bookkeeping Trainer of the Year award – 2nd […]


We are excited to announce that our first 2 courses are now ready to go. Get the details for: Navigating Xero – the basics (Free course!) The Accounting Equation (Early […]


Leaine spent a day recording an intro video to explain what Smart Books is all about. Check it out here.

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