Running Your Business

Running Your Business

Navigating digital ethics can be a minefield. However, below I have provided a few areas to keep in mind when looking at gathering, handling and using personal data as well as when communicating to consumers online. The basic premise is...
Are you thinking about setting up your own business? Many people set-up a home office when starting their own business. However, there are still some essentials that everyone needs when working from here. Here is a list of 10...
If you are looking to raise the profile of your company, increase sales of your products or services and grow your profits, then you need to learn how to tell good stories. The art of good storytelling allows you to...
When setting up a business or seeking to expand into further markets and areas, the main thing you need to consider is where you are going to locate and what offices you are going to rent. After all, the...
There are many financial obligations which a business is responsible for. If a business has many employees, knowing about the PAYE system is vital and so too is being aware of the type of National Insurance contributions (NIC’s) which...
The one show every entrepreneur should watch If you haven’t seen it already, Billions is an American TV drama series based around leading character Bobby Axelrod – aka Axe – an ambitious manager of a hedge fund company named Axe...
For any business to be successful, it needs to have a good business plan. Whether you are planning a startup or have been running your business for a few years, creating and updating your plan is essential. Get it...
Life is about opinions. There is never a shortage of people willing to give you the benefit of their wisdom, especially when it comes to running a successful business. With this in mind, here are a few pointers that...
Given the unstable nature of the current employment market, it should come as no surprise that there has been a significant increase in the number of independent, VAT registered businesses. This is a response to the consistent lack of...
When a small business wants to increase their workforce by hiring new employees, this can seem daunting especially if a business has not recruited before. Employees play a vital role in the success of a small business because the...