Strategic planning

Strategic planning

Take some time to work on your business not in your business. Access experienced, impartial advisers to assist with governance, strategic planning, and to review whether your business structure is still fit for purpose

Structuring your affairs

Our tax specialists can provide you with an appropriate structure to facilitate your commercial objectives, protect your assets and for tax planning purposes.
 

Board & owner support

We can provide the Board or owner support in a number of different capacities including establishing Governance Frameworks, acting as an independent director, implementing cost minimisation programs or simply acting as a sounding board. Find out more

Strategic & business planning

We can assist in the preparation of a strategic plan which can shape future direction and a business plan to put the strategy into action. Clear strategic direction engenders greater clarity of direction unity of decision-making and provides greater traction to actions taken. Vital issues are considered early often resulting in savings of time and money.

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05 Apr 2022

Tax Talk | Taxing the gig and sharing economy

With the rapid rise in the use of digital platforms to connect buyers and sellers, tax administrations...

17 Mar 2022

Global dealmakers 2022: M&A market update

Global mergers and acquisitions have hit a new record and there are no signs of that slowing in 2022...

16 Mar 2022

Charities and new reporting requirements: the time to act is now!

REMINDER: From 1 January 2022 reporting periods onwards, Tier 1 and Tier 2 charities need to include...

03 Mar 2022

Who dairies wins – the Co-operative Difference payment has value

The farmer must be an optimist, or he wouldn’t still be a farmer. Farming is built on self-assurance...

01 Mar 2022

Getting on board: why organisations need good governance

The amount of compliance and expertise involved in maintaining and managing a business has changed significantly...

16 Feb 2022

Operating under Omicron – creating a successful business continuity plan

In the US, worker absences due to COVID-19 tripled in January and overseas predictions forecast anything...

09 Dec 2021

Forestry and carbon credits – new opportunities

Since residential property investment rules changed in early 2021, more and more landowners have been...

18 Nov 2021

Risky business – how directors and officers can navigate today’s challenging operating environment

The Delta variant of COVID-19 has impacted New Zealand in ways we could not have imagined. Living with...

20 Oct 2021

Six strategic tools every builder needs in their toolbox

There’s no denying these are unusual times to be in construction. Residential building consents are...

25 Aug 2021

Business Checklist - COVID-19

As we progress up and down Alert Levels, businesses need to review their business continuity plans, and...

09 Aug 2021

10 critical IT controls to protect your business from cybercrime

2021 feels like it has been the year of the Cyber Attack. The news has been full of stories about ransomware,...

03 Jun 2021

For Arts sake

Are art and wine are “investments” or simply vanity purchases?

19 May 2021

Budget 2021: Less borrowing, more business support key to economic prosperity

Businesses are more gloomy about the economy than last year, despite performing better than expected

23 Apr 2021

How does urban perception relate to the Fonterra Co-Operative difference payment?

In a previous life, working at a leading bank I was taught about Unconscious Bias, what it is, why it...

16 Mar 2021

A career of two halves: Seizing new opportunities when the goalposts shift

A few short years ago, Winston Stanley’s world was the smell of churned grass, the shriek of a ref’s...

11 Mar 2021

Carolyn Jackson Appointed to National Board

Baker Tilly Staples Rodway is proud to congratulate Carolyn Jackson on her appointment to the network’s...

25 Feb 2021

Construction industry future looking confident for 2021

Listening to business leaders over the past few months, the general outlook for 2021 is: despite the...

24 Feb 2021

Secret agents: choosing the right people and tools to meet new privacy obligations

Data has become the currency of modern business – and with that comes real obligations.

25 Jan 2021

New Year's Resolutions for your business

During the Christmas/New Year break many people take some time to reflect on the year that has been and...

18 Dec 2020

Picking up in the 21st century!

You’d be forgiven for thinking this was an article on successful dating strategies in this tech age.

14 Dec 2020

The year that was: what 2020 meant for NZ businesses

Catastrophe? Or not so bad, really? For New Zealand businesses, the view of 2020 depends on which sector...

01 Dec 2020

Privacy Act Changes 1 Dec

On 1 December, significant changes to the Privacy Act come into effect. Our Technical Specialist Nicola...

07 Oct 2020

Thinking of starting a small business? Do your planning first

Has COVID-19 made you reconsider your working future? Did you come up with that one-in-a-million great...

25 Sep 2020

Going concern changes

Will your business survive? How to make this judgement and let readers of your financial statements know...

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