Top 5 apps to manage business growth in 2015


Like many of our clients if you are looking to meet ambitious growth targets for 2015, why not check out some of the helpful and inexpensive apps that Xero have recommended? All of which help you to manage your business whilst on the move.

The following apps are ideally-suited to small businesses with big ambitions.

1 – Receipt Bank: helpfully converts receipts, invoices and other piles of paper into data, making expenses and outstanding bills easier to manage and account for

2 – Harvest: For a year-round bumper financial crop, download this user-friendly tracking and reporting tool. Use it to create invoices based on tracked hours and capture profitability

3 – GoCardless: An ideal entry-level solution, GoCardless is a cheap and simple app for small businesses that want to take direct debit payments online

4 – Float: This online cash management, budgeting and forecasting tool helps you keep on top of cashflow. Use it to understand financial trends and patterns, factor seasonality and identify potential issues in time to act

5 – Xero Touch mobile accounting app: Latest OnePoll findings show more than half (54%) of UK SMBs are concerned about their cashflow. Keep yours moving and manage your business on the move with Xero Touch. From back offices to building sites, use it to reconcile, send invoices and create expense claims.

If you would like to know how using Xero can help your business get in touch with us, Leonherman are partners of Xero and can help assist you to buy and use the software – call us on 0161 249 5040 or email