Understanding Economics

Understanding Economics is not as easy as one may think. For a long time now, there seems to be a common misconception that Economics is all about money. This is absolutely not More »

How Factoring Can Help SMEs in Capital Management

The current economic climate is still on the road to recovery. During this time, small to medium sized businesses need to be smart with their cash flow and capital management. The reason More »

Drug Safety Complexities & Pointers For Pharmaceuticals

While there are various aspects of business risks and realities for pharmaceuticals, drug safety is the top agenda in most instances. Even for well marketed, researched and accessible drugs, this can be More »

Tax Year 2013-2014: Impact On Allowances & Benefits

This year was marked with a number of changes introduced into the tax system. While not overly extensive, their impact on allowances and benefits needs to be simplified. The reason is that More »

 

7 Unconventional Ways to Improve Your Workplace Reception

First impressions count, whether you have an office, a doctor’s surgery, a factory floor or a salon. Your reception area is the crucial first contact for people walking in off the street, so it needs to make an impact for positive reasons. Your reception area can help improve your customer relations, give customers the right impression of your business, and make people feel comfortable and welcomed. Pay attention to your reception design so that it reflects how you want people to see you. Read more [...]

Add Power to Your Marketing Strategy with Brochures

Did you know that one of the most powerful tools available to use as a marketing strategy is a brochure? When you want to market your products, goods and services, and establish your brand with clients and potential customers it’s a good idea to place an informative and attractive piece of literature in their hands that they can peruse at their leisure. Brochures provide you with a plethora of advantages and benefits when it comes to spending your marketing budget wisely; let’s take a look at Read more [...]

Charity During Austerity: How Chartered Accountants Can Help

We’ve all seen the reports of people driven to the financial brink over the last few years. As austerity has bitten deeper than many anticipated, hard working people have been forced to go to food banks and other charities to survive. And while this increase in demand has stretched charities they have also experienced a fall in revenues. According to chartered accountants in London, where some of the worst effects of austerity have been seen, it all adds up to a toxic mix. There have been two Read more [...]

Don’t overreach – make your business last

You’ve leapt before you can walk, tripped over your finances and plummeted into a sea of debt – and that’s your business over and done with. Indeed, expanding your company beyond its means is always tempting. If you’ve got the ambition of an entrepreneur, then reining in your budgetary constraints can be a strain. But thousands of companies every year fold because they grew too fast. With that in mind, what steps should your business take when they’ve got the right funds? Make Read more [...]