Is Double-work Killing Your Profits and Eating Your Time?

Kill Double-work Pulp Fiction

I’d like to make a bet that all businesses are suffering from a disease I call Double-work, symptoms include: Feeling like you are working harder than you should, being the main problem solver, tight cash flow, paying too much tax, stress, worry, sleepless nights and all those things you hate about business.

Double-work is those areas of your business where things are done more than once or are done inefficiently. While it comes in many forms, a few common examples are handling paperwork, entering the same data into multiple systems and chasing money from clients.

Double-works wastes time and money but it often goes unnoticed until you are working solely to support your staff and pay the rent and the taxman, with little left over for yourself. Continue reading

Afficient & Xero Introduction

All Staff should watch the following 3 videos.

Afficient Welcome 2:49

Afficient can automate your business and move you to the cloud using the best online apps. Find out how you can get more time, more profit and more fun by moving to the cloud.

Help spread the word and make recurring monthly income with the Afficient Partner Program.


Tony Melvin is the founder of Afficient and best-selling author. He’s been using online apps to streamline and boom his business empire since 2008. Nobody really knows where he lives because he travels with his family so much.

Read all of Tony Melvin’s posts, and follow Tony Melvin on Twitter.

Client Xero Training

Xero now provide several training video via their Xero TV website.

For basic Xero Training go to Xero TV 101

Afficient can automate your business and move you to the cloud using the best online apps. Find out how you can get more time, more profit and more fun by moving to the cloud.

Help spread the word and make recurring monthly income with the Afficient Partner Program.


Tony Melvin is the founder of Afficient and best-selling author. He’s been using online apps to streamline and boom his business empire since 2008. Nobody really knows where he lives because he travels with his family so much.

Read all of Tony Melvin’s posts, and follow Tony Melvin on Twitter.