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By Kate / October 4, 2019

How up to date is your industry knowledge?

Keeping up to date with regulations and legislation is essential for professionals working in the finance field. But with updates frequent from HMRC and other sources, how can you keep...

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By Kate / July 2, 2019

Should you risk DIY recruitment or use an expert recruitment agency?

  In a previous blog post, “Do you have the right soft skills?”, we talked about the importance of a candidate’s soft skills, such as teamwork, communication skills, conflict resolution,...

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By Kate / June 6, 2019

Do you have the right “soft” skills?

In a previous blog post, “Five ways to be a great employee”, we looked at what makes a great employee and outlined five factors that employers may consider when evaluating...

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By Kate / May 1, 2019

Are you and your staff fit for business?

The working landscape has changed dramatically over the past few decades; we seem to be busier and more stressed yet have less time to relax. Whilst we all know of...

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Cash flow, Raising finance
By Kate / April 3, 2019

Are you fit for investment?

Can you satisfy these 6 key areas to demonstrate you’re fit for investment? A business may need investment for a variety of reasons such as product development or a desire...

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KPIs, Strategy
By Kate / March 15, 2019

Why you need good management accounting for your business 

A surprisingly high number of businesses are not as on top of their finances as they should be and the recent Patisserie Valerie financial irregularities demonstrate why it’s more important...

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By Kate / February 4, 2019

Reach for the Clouds

Have you realised the dream of cloud-based financial tools? It seems that the market has exploded with cloud-based systems over the past few years. Given the lower costs involved and...

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Leadership, Strategy
By Kate / January 10, 2019

Planning financial growth for your business  

The start of the year is often a great time to take a step back and look at what business goals we’ve achieved over the past year, including what worked and...

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Exit Planning
By Kate / December 4, 2018

Valuing Your Business

Following on from our blog last month, “What’s your exit plan?” where we looked at what you need to think about when considering selling your business, this article focuses specifically...

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Career, Exit Planning
By Kate / November 1, 2018

What’s Your Exit Plan?

As a successful entrepreneur or business owner, you won’t want the business you’ve built up to simply stop when you retire or move to new interests. However, anecdotal evidence shows...

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