Women better in business

Do women run their businesses better than men?   In a classic “battle of the sexes” argument at Zooconomics.co.uk HQ our team were debating whether men were better at running businesses than women.   We were interested to find out and after side bets were laid in the office we set about digging up some… Read More

Back in 2013, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) conducted a poll to see how many accountants and business owners were turning to cloud-based accountancy software and online accountants. It was found that nearly a third of the poll’s participants were already using digital accounting software with a further third looking… Read More

The last we heard of Making Tax Digital was that it had been shelved with plans to be reopened in April 2018. Well we finally have some more news on the subject and it looks like some bright-spark has actually had a good idea on the topic. Mel Stride, the Financial Secretary to the Treasury… Read More

New business owners don’t wake up every morning and say “Oh boy I just can’t wait to do that accounting paperwork today!” (unless you’re starting an accountancy business that is. If so, what are you doing here? You should know this stuff). Paperwork, especially financial paperwork, is probably the least enjoyable part of running a… Read More

Zooconomics is an online accountancy firm. This means that we primarily deal with our customers by sharing cloud based accountancy software and via our online support systems. We think that this is the best way to do accounts for most startups, small businesses and contractors. The alternative to using an online accountancy firm is to… Read More