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Accounts Business Growth
What are the 3 numbers you must track in your business? These numbers are not the standard stuff. We want to make you think a bit differently. We know we’re accountants and a bit biased, but these numbers are not the standard stuff. We want to make you think a bit differently about the numbers. […] (Read more)
Accounts Business Growth
What are Management Accounts? What are the benefits? How do I prepare them? Find out in our handy video and guide. What are management accounts? Management accounts are just another set of numbers, aren’t they? Why would you want them? Well, most successful entrepreneurs swear by them as they can put you totally in control […] (Read more)
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With our every changing world and market conditions it is increasingly important to measure your business’ performance on a regular basis.  Knowing your business’ strength and weaknesses will help you manage it efficiently. Watch our video to learn how to measure performance and the tools and techniques to help you do this. FINANCE The first […] (Read more)
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So, you’re currently a sole trader, but the business is starting to grow, and perhaps people are saying to you, “Why don’t you become a limited company?” But what does that mean to you and to your business? Well, let’s have a look at the three options for how you structure your business and the […] (Read more)
Business Growth Start Ups
Once you’ve set up your new business, the first thing that you want to do is make sure you get the word out and make sure that you get all the right information out to the right people. Watch our video for some useful guidance. What are the first steps to take? The main body […] (Read more)
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Before a client becomes a paying customer, they start as a lead. Logic states, that the more prospective customers you have filling your sales funnel, the more paying customers you’ll get out of it. Every business wants paying customers, and to do that you must generate leads. In this video, we’ll explore the 5 simple, […] (Read more)
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What are the 4 most common cash flow mistakes that small business owners make? Watch our video to find out. Good cash flow is essential to the financial health of your business. In finance terms, cash is comparable to food – without it, your business will run into many health problems and eventually starve. Cash […] (Read more)
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What is the optimal salary for Limited Company Directors? Watch our video to find out more information. When you are a shareholder within a personal and family company, there are numerous ways to take money from your business. A popular, and tax-efficient method, is paying yourself a small salary and taking the remainder via dividends. […] (Read more)
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Watch our video to learn more about grants available for businesses and how to find out if you are eligible. The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme, or SEISS, became a lifeline and comfort for many businesses that were negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The past 12 months have been tough for everybody. This has been […] (Read more)
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How do you avoid bad debts? Watch our video to find out. For many businesses, one of the biggest nightmares is bad debts – doing the work and not getting paid. This has become an even bigger issue this year. Cash has been very tight for many businesses but, when one can’t pay, the effect […] (Read more)
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Research and Development, or “R&D” can conjure up an image of laboratories and people in white coats, but it doesn’t have to be like that. And, if your business is undertaking and R&D, it can have a big impact on your tax bill as R&D credits are one of the most valuable tax reliefs around. […] (Read more)
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What’s the most important minute of your life? The last minute! It must be – it’s when we all get everything done! Watch our video for some useful guidance on how to use deadlines to boost your business. Take the transfer deadline. Months to work out who your club wants to buy, and then they’re […] (Read more)
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As a sole trader you may consider changing your business structure and form a Limited company. This will mean that the company is a separate legal entity to you, the finances are separate from you, and the company keeps any profits it has made after tax. Watch our video to learn more. What you will […] (Read more)
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So, you’ve been back in work for over a week and Christmas seems like a distant memory. And, how about those New Year’s Resolutions? Still going, or are they also a distant memory? Far better than resolutions are definite goals for the year. Even better is to have a plan to achieve them. But a plan […] (Read more)
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Most small businesses lose opportunities as they do not understand what ‘good’ marketing is. Watch our video to find out the five top marketing tips that you should be using to practice ‘good marketing’. Market Research Firstly, do your market research to define who your target market is and understand what they want from your […] (Read more)