simplyaskit meets Accountant Andrew Jeffers from Shuriken Consulting
What is your occupation and what services do you provide?
I’m an Accountant and we provide Accounting, Tax, Business Advisory, Insurance. Wealth and Digital Media services
What is the name of the busienss?
Where is the business located?
We have three offices in Sydney, Bridge Street in Sydney CBD, Hornsby and Dural
How long have you been an accountant?
Is there any particular part of Accountancy you specialise in?
As a group of Accountants we obviously specialise in the tax and accounting needs for business and personal clients. A significant amount of our time is working with small business owner in developing business plans and structures. We have found a real niche in being able to help a business owner have the right structures in place so they can grow their business.
What sets you apart from other Accountants, how do you stand out from the crowd?
We focus a lot on education. It’s not about having the most number of clients, big rents and the highest turnover. Our mission is to educate and enable people to easily manage their financial affairs and help them create wealth and abundance in their lives.
What role does communication play in helping your operate a successful business?
It’s all about communication, clear communication. We have always found that clarity and communication on both sides allows us to set and meet the expectations of our clients.
What’s the most important lesson you’ve learned in business?
Don’t be afraid to make unreasonable requests as sometimes what you may think is an unreasonable is actually not to someone else.
What’s the best piece of advice you’ve received?
Bob Proctor, the business guru from the United states once told me….”react and your out of control, respond and you are in control”
Is there a book you’d recommended to help people stay motivated?
Think and grow rich…
What are your favourite hobbies?
Spending as much time with my kids as possible, coaching kid’s rugby and motor sports.