Welcome to Canny Chattables…

…casual + informative discussions with the team from Canny Group covering accounting, legal and financial advisory questions which matter to you and your business, interview with our clients and friends, and a focus on great people doing awesome things in the Geelong region.  Download each episode from the App Store +/or Google Play

 

Episode #9

09. TAX PLANNING FOR SMALL BUSINESS

As we’re creeping closer towards the end of another financial year, it can leave you with mixed emotions – especially considering everything that has already happened in 2020.  Everyone, including ourselves, had such high hopes and set some really kick-ass new year resolutions but there’s still time to make a difference.  We’re all guilty of getting to the end of the financial year and realising we’re going to have to pay tax but we have the answers for you.  From helping you reduce you tax bill as well as ways to help you get rid of old debt as well as what to do if you’re lucky enough to have money in the bank and the best things to do with it to help you in the long run.  We’re covering a lot of ground to help make tax planning for small businesses a breeze.

Episode #8
08. CULTIVATING RESILIENCE + ADAPTING TO CHANGE

When it comes to cultivating resilience and adapting to change through this pandemic; COVID-19 the first person that came to mind was our beautiful client Jo Surkitt. As business owners ourselves, this episode is jam packed full of helpful tips on guiding your own business through the pandemic, but equally helpful for any individuals in their personal lives. Looking at mindset, excellent sleep practices, creating optimal health and why mindful movement is so important are just a few of the things we get to discuss in this episode.

Episode #7
07. COVID-19 + GOVERNMENT SUPPORT PACKAGES

What an incredible few weeks in the world, for individuals and businesses alike.  The sole purpose of this Chattable’s podcast episode is to try and make some sense of the government support packages released in the last week.  As well as who they apply to, and how much they may operate to deliver support in practice.  Canny Group Director, Amanda Wilkens is all over the stimulus packages and what they mean for everyone!

Episode #6
06. FIONA MCPHERSON OF OKKI

We sit down and have a chat with one of the most fitting women who came to mind to shine the light on this International Women’s Day – Fiona McPherson!  Chatting all things OKKI – which is a refined progression of her first brand, Oishi-M!

Episode #5
05. RETIREMENT LIVING + AGED CARE

This episode we drill into the in’s and out’s of retirement living and aged care.  Touching on different options, the key differences between retirement villages and aged care facilities, different levels of ownership and how you can be prepared.  As well as who you need to be involved and who can be involved in the process are just a few things we’re touching on!

Episode #4
04. CHRIS BALAZS OF PROVENIR

This episode is all about awesome people who are doing awesome things in Geelong… and instantly, our client Chris Balazs the man behind Provenir came to mind.  We discuss with Chris the background of Provenir and how it started as well as Chris’ professional background to the history of Geelong and what it is that keeps him here.  Not to mention what is next for Provenir and the amazing thoughtful meaning behind the QR code.

Episode #3
03. GET TO KNOW CANNY GROUP

What you need to know about us… Canny Group!  Our history and celebrating turning 60 years old later next year, as well as our founder Stanley John Canny OAM servicing the Geelong region and reputation of strong and long-lasting client relationships and going above and beyond for clients.  Our second generation of Directors, our new visionary approach to professional services being different and how and why we are uniquely placed to provide advice and solutions that are integrated, comprehensive, complementary and connected.  As well as a special insight into our new online legal services that have just launched!

Episode #2
02. SMALL BUSINESS HUB

Featuring our very friendly, chatty and long standing [second generation] client, Andrew Draper who just returned from a long outback motorbike trip with mates, he is more than happy to share a few great stories of his travels.  As well as his outback adventures, Andrew discusses his business, some of the biggest challenges he has faces and what he loves about running his business.  Not to mention how long he has been with us and why he keeps coming back!

Episode #1
01. ESTATE PLANNING

Our first podcast to grace the airways, Roxie Bennett chats to Stefan Manche about Estate Planning or as Stef prefer to call it, ‘Life Planning’.

Settle in and join us for a warm and enlightening discussion which covers the basics of estate planning, from wills and powers of attorney, to asset planning, superannuation, family agreements and business succession, and discover why estate planning is for everyone, all the time.