Past Events

We regularly run events such as business seminars, and here you can find some of events that have been held recently to get an idea of the many useful topics covered.

IT and Biscuits has Xero covered

Our IT and Biscuits Sessions are a regular event and Xero has been a feature covering topics for the new user right through to advanced, including:

  • Tips and tricks for speedy processing
  • Common issues/errors and how to fix them
  • Use of add-ons

Check on Current Events - IT and Biscuits to see when the next session is.

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Retirement Seminar

For those thinking about retiring, this popular seminar asked:

  • Do you have a plan for living on a fixed income?
  • Considered retirement village living?

The free seminar heard the experts speak about the implications of retirement... and answered some of those burning questions.


Motor Trade Industry Seminar

So you've rolled a few dollies in your time?


If you're a tradesman or business owner or manager in the Motor Trades Industry, then this free Campbell Tyson better business seminar was one for you.

The seminar covers some of the common commercial issues and opportunities that we see in the industry today.

Guest speakers:

Spanner Planner - providing a demonstration of software designed specifically for your industry.

INTENT Group - describing LEAN strategies and practices for operational efficiency and performance improvement.

DateTuesday 18th November 2014

Where Campbell Tyson Chartered Accountants, Level 2, 1 Wesley Street, Pukekohe



The Business of Growth


97% of all businesses are Small to Medium Enterprises (SME)

This seminar was for people who own or manage a SME to hear the success stories of SMEs achieving growth.

Participants learnt how to deliver value to their business by:

  • Improving and adding to existing products and services
  • Entering into new markets and distribution channels
  • Investing in IT
  • Plant
  • Equipment or intellectual property
  • Effectively using social media

Held: Wednesday 20th August 2014 at Campbell Tyson Ltd, Level 2, 1 Wesley Street, Pukekohe

The seminar was presented by VantagePoint in association with Campbell Tyson, MYOB and Westpac


How Will Pukekohe's Growth Impact You?


Campbell Tyson, BNZ Partners and Beca invited people to join them for drinks and nibbles.

Attendees heard:

  • Details of the Proposed Auckland Unitary Plan (PAUP)
  • What the PAUP means to you as a property and/or business owner
  • The impact of ‘Special Housing Areas’ and the Franklin Local Board’s Pukekohe Area Plan on the future growth of Pukekohe
  • Consideration of the range of supporting infrastructure and services required to achieve this growth.


Free Seminar For Business Start Ups


Campbell Tyson teamed with Social Influence, Crayon Concepts, Omni Insurance and BNZ to deliver a FREE business seminar for start ups.

Our panel of experts answered questions around business start up.

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Free Seminar for Real Estate Agents


Provincial business specialists, Campbell Tyson teamed with TripleJump, GPS Log Book and Xero to deliver a FREE business seminar for real estate agents.

The seminar covered the following special interest topics:

  • GPS Logbook - outline of how logbook works and costs and benefits of it
  • Xero, a cloud based accounting option for real estate agents
  • ACC and income protection for real estate agents
  • Valuable tax tips and zero-rated land transaction

The seminar was held at the Campbell Tyson offices and was followed by a wine and cheese evening with other stakeholders within the real estate industry.


Employment Seminar

This seminar was for employers who have five or more staff, and included:

  • Practical advice in relation to Employment law matters (specifically personal grievances)
  • A Smart Payroll demonstration
  • Recruitment and HR solutions

Held: Thursday 15th May 2014, at Campbell Tyson, Chartered Accountants Level 2, 1 Wesley Street Pukekohe


Free seminar for anyone in retail


Provincial business specialists, Campbell Tyson teamed with the BNZ to deliver a free retail-focused seminar.

Participants learnt:

  • How to drive sales through great store design
  • The tools needed to improve profitability and case flow
  • A new marketing technique

Held 8 April 2014 Campbell Tyson Chartered Accountants - level 2, 1 Wesley St Pukekohe