Feature spotlight: drivers

Feature spotlight: drivers

If you haven’t used drivers in your financial planning before, they’re like a mail merge for your budgets. Any planning that relies on a changeable figure – like a head count for personnel costs or an exchange rate for currency conversions – will work best as a driver.

Feature spotlight: copying a plan

Feature spotlight: copying a plan

Starting the new financial year (not to mention sorting out tax for the last one!) is stressful enough without giving yourself unnecessary work. On Beyond, you can create a plan for your new financial year in two clicks, by basing it on your current plan.

Feature spotlight: breakdown reports

Feature spotlight: breakdown reports

Breakdown reports let you see what’s happening in your business. Get a high-level overview of a plan (or multiple plans) broken down by the details that are most important to you – profit and loss, company structure, or custom categories. Then delve into the details where you need to, drilling down into departments, teams, and …

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Feature spotlight: automatic rules

Feature spotlight: automatic rules

Our rules rule. Rules automatically assign new transactions to the right activities and plans, and save you time. Over 99% of the actuals a typical company brings into Beyond are assigned automatically by actuals, without staff needing to review them – that’s hundreds of hours freed up for more important work. Spend two minutes setting …

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COVID-19 has thrown us all off track.
Let’s get you back on.

COVID-19 has thrown us all off track.
Let’s get you back on.

Beyond exists to help businesses navigate change, to enable them to make the most effective use of their resources and to keep employees in the loop no matter where they are. Right now, being able to do these things fast and well is more crucial than ever. We’ve been thinking how we can help as …

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Activity Categories: new dimensions of budgeting

Activity Categories: new dimensions of budgeting

At Beyond, we breathe life into your budgets. This means giving you the context behind every actual or forecast – which activity does it belong to? Who’s responsible for it? Which budget does it come out of? Which financial month/year does it fall into? Being able to answer these questions in real-time already places you …

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Introducing the dashboard: everything you need to know

Introducing the dashboard: everything you need to know

Who says Christmas only comes once a year? Sure, Santa may have brought you a tangerine, but the Beyond Elves have done one better and delivered what was on the top of everyone’s shiny new feature wishlist: a dashboard page that summarises everything you need to know about. …what do you mean you asked for …

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CFO Secrets: Effective budgeting for SMEs

CFO Secrets: Effective budgeting for SMEs

Budgeting and its related processes can often be an overlooked task in a start-up or small business. Everyone is working at capacity and it’s one of those items on the to-do list that can easily be left on the back burner! It’s tempting to put off budgeting for another day (and another day, and another …

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Feature spotlight: integrating Xero with Beyond

Feature spotlight: integrating Xero with Beyond

Modern business is about working smarter, using technology and tools to automate away the repetitive, mundane, repetitive, repetitive tasks, so you’re left with the bits that… aren’t repetitive. Ahem. And there’s nothing more… repetitive than having to enter the same data into different systems. That’s why we built a secure system to take all of …

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Rethinking the finance function in the age of robots

Rethinking the finance function in the age of robots

We all know the robots are coming. Coming for our data, coming for our jobs, and (if the more dramatic reports are to be believed) coming for our very existence. Or are they? Let’s pick apart the A.I. fact from the hype and see where the real opportunities lie for the future finance function. They …

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