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Contactless payments on the rise, the case for a 4-day workweek, 12 signs your firm is outdated, and more

Contactless payments on the rise, the case for a 4-day workweek, 12 signs your firm is outdated, and more

Contactless and electronic payments are on the rise with consumers; the case for a 4-day workweek (and why it’s not so crazy); Microsoft debuts an expense app; how email scammers stole $100M from nine public companies; and 12 signs your firm is outdated

Matt Paff on how Xero & Intuit are coming for the mid-market and that the future of accounting technology is platforms

Matt Paff on how Xero & Intuit are coming for the mid-market and that the future of accounting technology is platforms

Matt Paff joins the podcast to discuss what he means by his article "Hey Mid-Market, Xero and Intuit are coming!" on Digital First. We learn about the vary definitions of the term "mid-market" between the United States and Australia, why mid-market vendors need to wake up and start innovating fast, and how Matt's background in mid-market software gives him insight into the future of software and the accounting profession.

KPMG teams up with Microsoft to sell ERP software & PayPal buys iZettle

KPMG teams up with Microsoft to sell ERP software & PayPal buys iZettle

Blake is skeptical about KPMG Australia's move to get into the ERP developer game with Microsoft, and David shares PayPal's acquisition of iZettle and what that means for point of sale options for small businesses.