Backing our small enterprise prospects on Xero Day

Right now is Xero Day, which marks a big day right here at Xero. It’s the anniversary of the day the place it began for us 17 years in the past. Our prospects, companions and folks have performed an important function in our success and Xero Day is about reflecting on all of you and our function to make life higher for small companies, their advisors and communities around the globe. 

Right now, we’re asserting a brand new initiative for our small enterprise prospects referred to as the Xero Beautiful Business Fund. This system affords greater than NZ$750,000 in funding to assist small companies increase their progress plans and drive future success. 

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At Xero, we’re pushed by a ardour to assist the way forward for small enterprise. We all know that our small enterprise prospects deal with delivering excellence every day and undergo a few years of exhausting work, usually with out recognition. The Xero Stunning Enterprise Fund backs our small enterprise prospects of their future aspirations and helps them obtain no matter success means to them. 

Find out how to apply

The Xero Stunning Enterprise Fund will probably be open to Xero small enterprise prospects in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, america, Canada and the UK. 

We’ll formally open entries at Xerocon Sydney on 23 August 2023 with the appliance interval closing on 6 October 2023. The appliance will embrace a written kind and brief video submission. 

What are the funding classes?

Eligible small enterprise prospects in every of the nations listed above will be capable of apply for the next funding classes that finest swimsuit their wants. 

  • Innovating for sustainability: For small companies who wish to take the subsequent step on their sustainability journey. It might be to maneuver to sustainable packaging, implement energy-efficient gear or carbon impartial transport. 
  • Trailblazing with know-how: For small companies searching for to take the subsequent step to supercharge their enterprise by digitalising elements of their operations or integrating new rising applied sciences.
  • Strengthening group connection: For small companies or non-profits striving in direction of group connection. It might be to contribute to philanthropy, social good, or make an impression on the group in a significant approach. 
  • Upskilling for the longer term: For small companies searching for to assist upskilling for themselves or their workers to allow them to entry coaching and improvement to additional develop. 

For every class, there will probably be seven regional winners recognized by a regional judging panel. The pool of regional winners in every class will then be evaluated by a worldwide judging panel and the winner of every class will obtain an extra world prize. 

The place can I study extra?

Extra info on the Xero Stunning Enterprise Fund could be discovered on our dedicated web page. Full phrases and circumstances together with eligibility standards will probably be obtainable when entries open. 

We will’t wait to listen to from you and listen to your story!