Your Business Team is exactly that – an accessible and flexible extension of your business, improving how you operate and what are logical and prudent goals to strive for.
Often being in business leaves you feeling daunted and unsure how to gain or maintain momentum – that’s where we come in.
Most businesses offer quality goods and services but are shackled by the limits of traditional accounting and other business services.
Your initial, no obligation meeting with YBT is all about being honest and open to assess the opportunities and challenges you face. We often uncover what has been hindering your success and develop a plan how we can mutually work together to resolve it.
Working with Your Business Team, WE SPEAK YOUR LANGUAGEto help you absorb new ideas that fit your business requirements in the right priority for you.
Interested? Read on and see what our clients say about us, or see our full list of services below.
The YBT team makes things happen. If we weren’t part of YBT, we wouldn’t be as far ahead as we are. We would highly recommend YBT to people in business whether they are new to the game or have been in business for years.
Karlos Barltrop (CT Business Solutions)
Carl and his team are knowledgeable, friendly and very approachable. Nothing is ever a problem – time frames set are efficient and adhered to, the accountability and follow-ups are excellent and very motivating.
Karen Hamilton (W Hamilton Building Limited)
Before coaching I was unable to process how we could really move forward in our business, but with Carl, Abby and the team that’s all changed. The team there is awesome, passionate and a pleasure to be involved with.
Your Business Team Limited (YBT) was formed in 2001 by Dave McPhedran. As a chartered accountant for 30 years with a larger Accounting firm, Dave identified the need to provide support systems for clients beyond the confines of traditional accounting services.
Teaming up with Carl Spruyt (20 yrs experience in Banking and Finance), the YBT concept was refined and developed to the point where full business support packages could be tailored to meet the requirements of a broad spectrum of business enterprises.
Our success to date has been achieved by our ability to roll our sleeves up, deal with the burning issues and remove the obstacles to business growth, whilst being available at all times to our clients.
Supported by a dedicated team of personnel all well known for their strong customer service focus, clients can be confident their ongoing changing needs can be accommodated across the range of support service we offer.
Carl's career background is of over 22 years in Commercial Banking and Finance and over 17 years in providing Business Coaching and Advisory Services.
He has extensive experience in the mentoring of Small to Medium Enterprises (SME's) guiding them to achieving the goals they set themselves plus implementing or restructuring funding plans for new and existing businesses.
In 2011, Carl developed a range of Coaching services to provide Dunedin SME's with the specific focus of helping his clients become even better, smarter and productive leaders within their respective businesses.
• Small Business Analysis
• Business Coaching & Consulting
• Business Funding
• Strategic Planning
B.Com, CA • Director
A Chartered Accountant for more than 30 years, Dave has an excellent background in both business assessment and risk management, including a strong interest in Family Trusts and Shareholder Agreements.
This focus led him to establish the value add service focus that YBT delivers and ensure maximisation of business potential and ultimate sale value which YBT identifies as some of the core long term goals for any SME owner.
• Business Valuations
• Succession & Exit Plans
• Risk Management
• Family Trusts
Client Services Manager
Abby has worked for YBT since 2009 focusing on the provision of client support services in a wide range of administration roles.
In 2011 she moved into the business coaching division where she now supports clients in project / task target achievements via management reports and accountability as well as assisting the Business Coach.
• Client Support
• Administration Services
• Accounting Software support
Lisa joined YBT in July 2014 after working many years in business administration services.
She has extensive knowledge of business administration including debtors/creditors processing and payroll and focuses upon client support, administration services and payroll.
• Client Support
• Debtors / Creditors
• Administration Services
Christine joined YBT in October 2013 with over 26 years of experience in Accounting and Tax Expertise.
She has a wide understanding of clients operating in the retail, service, manufacturing, farming and small business sectors and the relevant Computer Software and Bank assisted systems to aid these businesses.
She is a welcome addition to our tight and hardworking team and looks forward to working closely with all of the clients.
• Accounting Compliance
• Cashflow / Budgets
• Business Solutions
• GST / FBT
• Accounting Software Support
B.Com, CA • Accountant
35 A Crawford Street
Dunedin Central 9016
Your Business Team
PO Box 816
Ph. (03) 479 3890
Feel free to email a member from our team with a query