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Be Prepared for the New Insurance Act

Posted: 19th September 2016

5, 4, 3, 2, 1 – change is on the horizon! For more information contact Jenny at Henshalls They say that forewarned is forearmed…. Well consider this your five minute warning!…

Non VAT or VAT registered that is the question

Posted: 19th September 2016

The current VAT threshold is £83,000 so if you earn over that you have to register. However, you can register voluntary, even if you are nowhere near that. It just…

Enjoyment Theory

Posted: 19th September 2016

By: CHRISTINE COATES

Job satisfaction increases job performance Dale Carnegie, the famous author and developer of self-improvement training, is quoted as saying “People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are…

Mortgages for the Self-Employed

Posted: 12th September 2016

By: Pauline Johnson

For the newly self-employed this information might be useful if your bank or lender won’t lend to you. When you are self-employed, many lenders want three years’ accounts or SA302s,…

It’s Time To Audit Your Business

Posted: 12th September 2016

By: Liz Tucker

Yes, I mean it! It’s time to audit your business. September is a time when many of us consider changing jobs or launching our own business. The holidays are over…

Three ways to make your trade stand a success

Posted: 12th September 2016

By: Amanda Danells-Bewley

Getting out of the office to find out what’s new in your industry, hear about research or connect with key players in your sector are all reasons to visit an…

Heartfulness vs Mindfulness

Posted: 5th September 2016

By: Kay Heald

Is heartfulness about to knock mindfulness off its pedestal as the latest weapon in the battle against workplace stress? In our fast-track, quick-fix lives, there is a tendency to look…

The confidence gap: step outside your comfort zone

Posted: 5th September 2016

Men will go for something when they believe they can do it, for women it’s harder, we don’t put ourselves forward until we’re 100% convinced we can do it. We…

Thinking of Separation or divorce, why you should consider Collaborative procedure

Posted: 31st August 2016

By: Helen Jackson

It works. Collaborative Family Law has a fantastic success rate, much higher than family mediation and it produces positive result for both separating partners unlike Court proceedings. Its quick. Much…

7 Steps to Beat Cyber Crime – Infographic

Posted: 31st August 2016

By: Kim Gilmour

Here’s a handy infographic on steps to beat Cyber Crime – as individuals and small businesses we are all vulnerable and yet there are lots of small steps you can…