Grit and resilience have lengthy been synonymous with the Australian spirit. But when latest years have taught us something, it’s that our nation’s entrepreneurs embody these traits day in and day trip. From the native retailer that’s pivoted on-line and gone international to the accounting agency that’s embraced versatile working to draw expertise, numerous success tales have emerged because the pandemic’s arrival. For this reason we couldn’t be extra excited to ask you – the enterprise neighborhood – to share yours within the FY23 Xero Australia Awards.
There’s one thing for everybody in our FY23 awards
Again for one more yr, the Xero Awards are all about recognising and celebrating the achievements of small companies, advisors and our app companions. Similar to final yr, now we have 13 main classes – all of which concentrate on the efforts and efficiency of a enterprise slightly than a person.
For advisors, these embrace:
- Accounting Companion of the Yr
- Bookkeeping Companion of the Yr
- Enterprise Companion of the Yr
- Cloud Champion of the Yr
- Progressive Companion of the Yr
- Neighborhood Companion of the Yr
For small companies, now we have three classes:
- Small Enterprise of the Yr
- Rising Small Enterprise of the Yr
- Sole Dealer of the Yr
For app companions, there are a selection to select from:
- Rising App of the Yr
- Monetary Providers App of the Yr
- Small Enterprise App of the Yr
- Follow App of the Yr
Whether or not you’re a solo operator, sizeable agency or Xero app associate, there’s an award class for everybody. Study extra concerning the classes and standards.
Coming collectively as a neighborhood
After years of connecting by our screens, we’ve realized that nothing beats human connection. So, one of many issues we’re most wanting ahead to is bringing our neighborhood collectively for an in individual celebration. Alongside this yr’s Xero Award contenders, we’ll welcome our FY22 winners to hitch within the festivities (resulting from pandemic restrictions in late 2022, this cohort acquired an IOU invitation in lieu of a face-to-face occasion).
In addition to an awards ceremony with all of the trimmings, winners could have the chance to take part in a workshop that provides a glance below Xero’s hood. You’ll have the possibility to ask questions, community and study from our firm’s leaders and key decision-makers – one thing earlier yr’s champions acquired rather a lot out of.
Justina Gardiner of Perks, our 2019 Accounting Companion of the Yr, shares, “Listening to from the Xero crew and witnessing the corporate’s tradition was undoubtedly the spotlight of the awards expertise; it was a incredible perception into Xero.” Meryl Johnston of Bean Ninjas – who took out the Bookkeeper of the Yr class in the identical yr – agrees. “It was nice to listen to my crew members sharing tales and learnings from being across the Xero crew and ambiance. They liked what it was all about!”
As for FY23? You may relaxation assured we’re working laborious to make this yr’s awards expertise as memorable as ever.
Be in to win!
Nominations are open now, so head to our web site to use earlier than they shut on 15 August. Finalists and winners will likely be introduced in September, so control your inbox.
Alongside Xero’s Australian senior leaders, this yr’s judging panel will comprise new and acquainted faces on the reducing fringe of their respective industries. We’re wanting ahead to saying the panel quickly – watch this area over the approaching weeks.
We will’t wait to see what you may have in retailer for us; better of luck to this yr’s candidates!