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Change is good!
Don’t fear new systems, IT, or learning new things! If the past couple of years has taught us anything, it is that we need to adapt quickly to ensure our businesses keep going and to collaborate with others to ensure our sanity and connection. “Change is inevitable. Growth is optional.”John C Maxwell I’ve been with […]
Exciting things for GS
I’m not sure know about you, but I am tired of the C-word! Don’t get me wrong, I am concerned for the safety of those around me and everyone else but keeping everyone at a distance is friggin’ hard work. So enough of the C-word, instead I want to focus on what we have been […]
Time flies
I was shocked when I figured out that I began working for Gilligan Sheppard almost four months ago. Time has gone by incredibly fast! Previously, I worked for small-scale accounting firms – as little as a team of two. So, I was prepared for a significant change, and my expectations of joining a medium to […]
Delinked? Fear not…
If you are a client of ours and have received a letter or email from the IRD advising that you are delinked from the Bruce Sheppard agency, please ignore it.  We are moving you from the Bruce Sheppard IRD agency list to the Gilligan Sheppard Limited IRD agency list.  It is only a name change […]
The cost of relocating
I expect you have heard enough about wage subsidies and other financial impacts of Covid-19 on businesses and individuals. But it has also created, or sometimes forced, other lifestyle changes, including moving to a new house and/or city. Funnily enough, for me, Covid-19 meant my wife was approached for a great new role, BUT it’s […]