Tanda Blog

Tanda are Officially Hot to Watch

15 March, 2014 Jake Phillpot

Over the weekend, the Sydney Morning Herald published a list of Australia’s top 10 startups to watch in 2014. “In ten years you’re going to wish you’d gotten in on the ground floor with these exciting enterprises.” We’re humbled to be included on their list. It’s been a big 12 months for us and 2014 […]

The Print Bar uses MYOB & Tanda to control costs

6 March, 2014 Josh Cameron

The Print Bar’s warehouse in the inner-suburbs of Brisbane is a symphony of people and machinery, churning out some of the highest quality custom t-shirt printing available in Australia. In just 5 years, Managing Director Jared Fulinfaw has grown from 2 employees in his parents’ garage to become one of largest suppliers of custom t-shirt […]

The 2013 Lord Mayor’s Entrepreneurs Grant

14 February, 2014 Jake Phillpot

Last September, Tanda co-founder Alex Ghiculescu was one of the recipients of the inaugural Brisbane City Council Lord Mayor’s Entrepreneurs Grant. Through this grant, he was awarded $1000 to support his professional development and Tanda’s ongoing growth. Alex wrote a summary of his experiences, which we’ve included below. I used my grant to attend the […]

5 Rules for Hiring “Perfect Fit” Employees

7 February, 2014 Jake Phillpot

Job interviews are a lot like first dates. Nobody is really who they seem to be. They’re all putting their best feet forward in an effort to impress, enthuse, and excite employers about the possibility of finding a “perfect fit” candidate. Welcome to reality, where nothing ever works out so perfectly. Unfortunately, hiring the most […]

Bendigo … Isn’t there a bank there?

3 February, 2014 Jake Phillpot

Welcome to Bendigo. It’s here that, in 1851, the discovery of gold set the town’s future as a prominent Australian boomtown. And it’s here that, this week, the Tanda crew arrived for the Xero Roadshow’s first day. We didnt find any gold. But we did discover a lot more about Australia’s most historically significant finance […]

Tanda “Clocks In” to the Xero Roadshow!

30 January, 2014 Tasmin Trezise

Xero is hitting the road in February, taking their team of cloud accounting experts on the road to answer your questions. We’ve been invited along and are looking forward to catching up with our existing partners as well as meeting plenty of new ones across the country. Using Xero’s API we are helping businesses (and […]

PayAus is Changing Name! Meet Tanda

12 December, 2013 Jake Phillpot

We’ve got some exciting news to share. From January 5, we’ll be changing our name to ‘Tanda’. It’s our big New Years Resolution. Why Tanda? Tanda (pronounced Tan-da) is simply the long form of ‘T&A’ or ‘time and attendance’. It’s catchy, fun, and significantly less confusing for what services we provide. The name change forms […]

New Feature! Leave Tracking Module

28 September, 2013 Alex Ghiculescu

Our long awaited leave tracking module is now live. Check out the user guide to learn how Tanda (PayAus) can help you track those times when your staff don’t work.

Bright Ideas Paying Dividends for Budding Entrepreneurs

12 September, 2013 Tasmin Trezise

Four housemates, a bright idea and a client list that’s pushing towards triple figures six months after launch. Technology entrepreneurship is alive and well in Brisbane and software developer PayAus (Now, Tanda) is among the latest wave of shoe-stringers to find an untapped market niche. PayAus’s cloud-based rostering, sign-on and reporting program promises a low-cost […]

New from Tanda: Roster Taggings

21 August, 2013 Alex Ghiculescu

Ever wanted to add a location to a shift in a Tanda (PayAus) roster? Maybe you want to tag shifts for newbies, experienced staff, and managers. We’re super pleased to have rolled out our new roster tagging system. Using roster tags, you’re able to set up a set of colour codings that correspond to tags […]