About Eve Blackall

Channel 10’s The Project call on her when they need someone who speaks accounting in language understood by us ‘normal’ business people and because her analogies include “buying a Maserati from your next door neighbour for a really good deal”! Eve is passionate about bringing profit accounting to SMEs.

Currently operating her own highly lucrative practice, and previously being Group Financial Controller for various top 100 ASX listed firms, Eve is the author of ‘Profit-ology’ the ultimate guide to deciphering your P&L so you can give your own business a profit-making make-over.

The Worst Advice Ever for Business Purchase

2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

Instead, choose wisely and act carefully! Purchasing a Going Concern has many Benefits - take as much advantage of them as you can! As a business purchaser you are usually paying for several things: * Brand, Trade Mark, Reputation * [...]

The Worst Advice Ever for Business Purchase 2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

9 ways to Avoid Spreadsheet Errors

2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

BEWARE - spreadsheets underpinning many reports are chock-full of errors! Spreadsheets are great, they are my favourite go-to way of dealing with data - BUT there are drawbacks; well actually ONE major drawback - spreadsheets are created by humans - [...]

9 ways to Avoid Spreadsheet Errors 2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

Quick – Dump your New Years Resolutions

2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

sometimes admitting defeat is a good thing We all know we are supposed to set goals, work towards them diligently, and thereby achieve them But have you set yourself up to fail? But what happens when circumstances change along the [...]

Quick – Dump your New Years Resolutions 2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

Save Payroll Costs – Generals are more expensive than Troops

2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

Payroll is a huge part of any Business's Expenses Luckily, anyone can reduce their payroll costs without reducing staff! It is actually quite simple just take a look at your people's: * Fit * Cost * Spend Say What? Aren't [...]

Save Payroll Costs – Generals are more expensive than Troops 2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

SME Dashboard – Free Ingredients plus Download

2016-12-20T13:08:53+00:00

Simple Business Dashboard - Free Ingredients plus Download Make really Profitable decisions use these 8 Key Business Indicators Imagine if you had two pages with graphs and charts of your SME information and insights, in front of you right now... [...]

SME Dashboard – Free Ingredients plus Download 2016-12-20T13:08:53+00:00

Budget Sabotage – 2 Ways to Hijack your Budget

2016-12-20T13:08:53+00:00

2 Ways to Hijack your Budget Are you committing budget sabotage? Budgets often flop because of structural faults such as missing information, as discussed in last week's post, 3 Ways to Avoid Budget Flops. Aside from poor construction we can [...]

Budget Sabotage – 2 Ways to Hijack your Budget 2016-12-20T13:08:53+00:00

Great tip to uncover more profit in your SME

2016-12-20T13:08:54+00:00

A big mistake that steals profits in your SME Take a closer look at your Profit and Loss Report It may well reveal easy ways to uncover more profit in your SME. Understanding your markup and margins then setting your [...]

Great tip to uncover more profit in your SME 2016-12-20T13:08:54+00:00

How to NEVER take breaks – it’s easy

2016-12-20T13:08:54+00:00

Top 4 Vacation Obstructors! These Guarantee you will NEVER take breaks from your SME! Longing for some time off? Dreaming of a Rest, or an Adventure? Start by removing these Top 4 Vacation Blockers! 1. Make every Decision If every [...]

How to NEVER take breaks – it’s easy 2016-12-20T13:08:54+00:00