Laying by the pool? Time for reflection

It’s August, which means we’re well into the summer holiday season. And many of us will be taking a well-earned break from the day-to-day roller coaster that is business life. Even as you read this, you might be making a beeline for a poolside resort, enjoying a quaint little bistro in some cobblestoned European city, […]

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Develop your business – simple ideas that really work for entrepreneurs

Have you heard about our new book? This book, written by me, Philip Caplan, Steve Pipe and Mark Wickersham, is packed full of real life examples that will help transform the way you run your business… with dramatic results.  Claim your free copy of “Develop your business – simple ideas that really work for entrepreneurs”. […]

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Starting up a charity: a beginner’s guide

Are you looking to raise funds for a social cause and start the process of forming your own charitable organisation? Charities and not-for-profit organisations play a critical role in our society – especially in these times of public sector austerity. They provide vital care, invest in social projects and have a positive impact on the […]

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Take a holistic view of your business

As a business owner, there will be times when you come up against a financial obstacle that’s holding your business back. Whether it’s an unexpected tax bill, a problem with last year’s accounts or a sudden cash-flow issue, that’s the time that many people pick up the phone and ask their accountant to come riding […]

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5 important things you should look for in an accountant

At some point in time, every business needs the services of an accountant. Whether you’re an early-stage start-up searching for your first accountant, or an established family business that’s looking for a new broom, you’ll find yourself searching the internet for a great accountancy practice to help you out. But what makes a good accountant? […]

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Making tax digital – the need to move your bookkeeping online

The digital revolution is not just something that’s just affected our personal lives – it’s also had a profound effect on the business world, with more and more businesses being run ‘virtually’ in the cloud and basing their financial systems around an online approach to doing business. And this move to digital finance is something […]

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Cheaper Auto-Enrollment

The time is upon us. Workplace pension auto-enrollment is happening. And your small business needs to have registered within the next 2 years. The harbingers of doom of two or three years ago were quick to advise that it would be nigh on impossible for businesses to obtain auto-enrollment in a timely fashion, as many […]

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