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Created for ambitious business owners who want to boost their financial performance, THRIVE – the Balanced newsletter – delivers actionable insights and practical strategies for moving the needle forward for your business. Subscribe at the bottom of this page.

Three alternative strategies to combat inflation

THRIVE // VOLUME 7. Inflation is rising, the labour market is tight, and businesses across the country are feeling the pinch. Here are three strategies that you might consider to combat rising costs in your business.

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Celebrating what’s possible for small businesses

THRIVE // VOLUME 6. We work with clever business owners across New Zealand, in companies of all sizes, stages and flavours. And while every business has its own goals and “secret sauce” for success, here are three client stories that show what’s possible for us all.

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Action planning for a strong FY23

THRIVE // VOLUME 5. The ultimate benefit of the budgeting process is that it puts you in control. It’s like turning your headlights on full beam – the obstacles in front of you are illuminated and you can navigate your way around them. Here's Part Two: Building your Action Plan.

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Building certainty and confidence for FY23

THRIVE // VOLUME 4. With your Annual Plan sorted, what's next for the ambitious business owner? Building your Budget and Action Plan. This edition of THRIVE will focus on Part One: Building your Budget. We’ll follow up in a fortnight with Part Two: Building your Action Plan.

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The secret sauce for business success

THRIVE // VOLUME 3. It’s all too easy to get lost working in your business and lose sight of the big picture. Businesses that thrive know where they’re going and how they’re going to get there. If you'd like a process to follow, here’s how we roll at Balanced.

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Free Carbon Footprint calculation

THRIVE // VOLUME 2. Not only is the Balanced team here to help your business THRIVE, we want our living planet to THRIVE too! Valued at $500, we’re offering our new Carbon Footprint Calculation free to Balanced compliance clients, for a limited time.

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Planning for a strong final quarter

THRIVE // VOLUME 1. With much of the country frolicking in the sun, January and February are traditionally light revenue months for many businesses . But is low performance over this period a foregone conclusion?

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THRIVE // Take action. Get results.

THRIVE - the Balanced newsletter - is for ambitious business owners who want practical strategies to improve the financial performance of their business. Delivered bi-monthly, free of charge.