Category: Business

business processes

Can Business Processes and Procedures Help Your Survival?

Businesses fail all the time. Around half of UK start-ups fail within five years, according to the insurer RSA, with survival rates lower...

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Selling Your Business: Why is Timing Crucial?

In his 1977 memoir about the Vietnam war, Dispatches, Michael Herr describes how the longer you serve, the greater your risk of being...

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Can Virtual Reality Boost Your Business Strategy?

Research and development is essential to growth for many businesses, allowing them to bring new products to market, or to keep up with, or...

Who is Responsible for Your Employees’ Financial Education?

Your staff come into work and they get paid.  What could be simpler? Obviously, there is more to it than this. Employers have a duty of...

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Can Accountants Add More Value to SMEs?

Smaller businesses are sometimes unsure of their requirements when it comes to accountants. An Experian survey found that 59% of directors...

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Directors’ Event Turns Content into Compelling Stories

At M3 Media Publishing’s recent directors’ event, their CEO, David Lomas, talked to a specially-invited audience of over 50...

school and their business rates

How Can Schools Survive Their New Business Rates?

The 2017 Business Rates Revaluation is inescapable.  Whether you think you will be affected by it, it is now dominating the headlines....

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What are the Answers to the Business Rates Crisis? 

If business rates were already controversial before the current rates revaluation, now the debate about them is hitting critical mass....

Business Expo Visits: How Valuable Are They to You?

Visiting a business expo can be as vital an aid to boosting your business as exhibiting at one. This is the message from Mubarak Chati, of...

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Workplace Stress: How Can Protecting Children Help?

Illness is a great leveller.  Not just in who it impacts on directly, but in how it sends out ripples of stress, which can have lingering...