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 for the reason that pandemic’s arrival. Because of this we couldn’t be extra excited to ask you – the enterprise group – to share yours within the FY23 Xero Australia Awards.
There’s one thing for everybody in our FY23 awards
Again for one more 12 months, the Xero Awards are all about recognising and celebrating the achievements of small companies, advisors and our app companions. Similar to final 12 months, now we have 13 main classes – all of which give attention to the efforts and efficiency of a enterprise reasonably than a person.
For advisors, these embody:
- Accounting Companion of the 12 months
- Bookkeeping Companion of the 12 months
- Enterprise Companion of the 12 months
- Cloud Champion of the 12 months
- Revolutionary Companion of the 12 months
- Group Companion of the 12 months
For small companies, now we have three classes:
- Small Enterprise of the 12 months
- Rising Small Enterprise of the 12 months
- Sole Dealer of the 12 months
For app companions, there are a variety to select from:
- Rising App of the 12 months
- Monetary Companies App of the 12 months
- Small Enterprise App of the 12 months
- Apply App of the 12 months
Whether or not you’re a solo operator, sizeable agency or Xero app companion, there’s an award class for everybody. Be taught extra concerning the classes and standards.
Coming collectively as a group
After years of connecting by our screens, we’ve discovered that nothing beats human connection. So, one of many issues we’re most wanting ahead to is bringing our group collectively for an in individual celebration. Alongside this 12 months’s Xero Award contenders, we’ll welcome our FY22 winners to affix within the festivities (attributable to pandemic restrictions in late 2022, this cohort obtained an IOU invitation in lieu of a face-to-face occasion).
In addition to an awards ceremony with all of the trimmings, winners may have the chance to take part in a workshop that gives a glance beneath Xero’s hood. You’ll have the prospect to ask questions, community and be taught from our firm’s leaders and key decision-makers – one thing earlier 12 months’s champions bought lots out of.
Justina Gardiner of Perks, our 2019 Accounting Companion of the 12 months, shares, “Listening to from the Xero crew and witnessing the corporate’s tradition was undoubtedly the spotlight of the awards expertise; it was a implausible perception into Xero.” Meryl Johnston of Bean Ninjas – who took out the Bookkeeper of the 12 months class in the identical 12 months – 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’ll be able to relaxation assured we’re working onerous to make this 12 months’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 shall be introduced in September, so control your inbox.
Alongside Xero’s Australian senior leaders, this 12 months’s judging panel will comprise new and acquainted faces on the chopping fringe of their respective industries. We’re wanting ahead to asserting the panel quickly – watch this area over the approaching weeks.
We will’t wait to see what you have got in retailer for us; better of luck to this 12 months’s candidates!