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    Not-For-Profits: only the fittest survive

    June 15, 2021

    Shifting to a new kind of Not-For-Profit (NFP)  So much has changed with NFPs. The shift has been pushed from within NFPs as well as from external pressures. My name is Cameron Flynn and I have worked on numerous Not-For-Profit (NFP) organisations throughout my career at Accru. Looking back, I’ve noticed a considerable shift in […]

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  • Aged Care Beds

    Do Aged Care Bed Licences have a value?

    June 9, 2020

    Lower profits and more scrutiny in the industry has heightened compliance. The Aged Care industry has seen no shortage of media attention recently with the Royal Commission being established and reports surfacing that many organisations believe there is inadequate funding to support the growing ageing population in Australia. Lower profits and more scrutiny in the […]

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    Not-For-Profits should not be not for profit

    December 10, 2018

    Expert advice for Not-For-Profit Organisations. I have worked on numerous Not-For-Profit (NFP) organisations over my career at Accru Melbourne and looking back I’ve noticed a considerable shift particularly in the last few years. Maybe that shift is coming from within these organisations or maybe it’s due to external pressures, or even a combination of both […]

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  • Benchmarking in schools - Accru Melbourne

    Benchmarking Schools as an enhancement tool

    May 25, 2018

    Why should you be benchmarking? Generally, independent schools do not consider profit as their highest priority but there are a number of good reasons to benchmark financial KPIs. Non-financial KPIs should also be monitored to ensure that the School remains a relevant educational facility and is aware of the trends happening around them. The best […]

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  • Leading Standards AASB - Accru Melbourne

    New Standards & Standard Changes – Leases AASB

    February 20, 2018

    Are you ready for the new Leasing Standard AASB 16? The introduction of AASB 16 Leases may have much greater implications than many professionals would have initially thought. This Standard will likely effect a large number of organisations and then in turn effect an even larger number of users of the financial reports who will […]

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  • Changes to the age care system - Accru Melbourne

    Changes to residential Aged Care funding

    January 9, 2018

    Be aware a change is coming… Australia’s aged population is forecasted for continued growth. Current estimates show this demographic (over 65 year olds) could grow from 3.7 million in 2016 to 8.7 million by 2056.* With the population in Melbourne alone likely to double over the next 25-30 years, the aged care sector is one […]

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