News & Events 2017-09-29T14:01:26+00:00

Give a Thought

Our 22 month old little superman Thomas is currently at the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle upon Tyne which is one of 2 heart transplant hospitals for children in the UK. His heart problems first started to make him sick when he was just 2 weeks old and has since undergone 3 major open heart operations at Birmingham Children's hospital where he was diagnosed with Shone's Complex, a rare congenital heart condition.

Dispelling credit rating myths

We often hear from business owners that there are too many things that they need to do that can't be ignored rather than just one goal. Of course there are many balls that business owners juggle and they all have an impact on business success. However having a key measure that you judge your performance by and make decisions against, whether it hits the daily, weekly or monthly target or takes you closer to or further away from is the key to long-term success.

Laser like focus

We often hear from business owners that there are too many things that they need to do that can't be ignored rather than just one goal. Of course there are many balls that business owners juggle and they all have an impact on business success. However having a key measure that you judge your performance by and make decisions against, whether it hits the daily, weekly or monthly target or takes you closer to or further away from is the key to long-term success.

Board you cannot afford? – Mastermind Event

One solution to this problem is to meet regularly with business owners in a similar position to yourself and use their knowledge and experience to act as your board of directors. Though how can you reach out to these people that are in a similar position facing similar challenges to you?

Board you cannot afford? – Mastermind Event

One solution to this problem is to meet regularly with business owners in a similar position to yourself and use their knowledge and experience to act as your board of directors. Though how can you reach out to these people that are in a similar position facing similar challenges to you?

Average family pays £730,000 in tax in a lifetime

Average family pays £730,000 in tax over a lifetime New research has found that families face a bill of more than £730,000 in direct and indirect taxes over their lifetime. The data shows that the [...]

Average family pays £730,000 in tax in a lifetime

Average family pays £730,000 in tax over a lifetime New research has found that families face a bill of more than £730,000 in direct and indirect taxes over their lifetime. The data shows that the [...]

BUY TO LET MORTGAGE – TAX CHANGES

BUY TO LET MORTGAGE – TAX CHANGES Part of the announcements in this year’s Budget, was the proposal to restrict the amount of tax relief available to landlords who have mortgaged properties. The restrictions will [...]

P11D Headaches

The P11D form is used to notify HM Revenue & Customs of benefits that you have received from your company; these include private medical insurance, gym membership and company cars.  However, you also have to [...]

It’s always nice to get a freebie

It’s a rare occasion to receive something for free, but now, Companies House, in line with the government’s commitment to free data, has launched a new public beta service which gives access to over 170 [...]

Time for Change – Kick start your good habits

I was idly browsing the other day and came across The Body Coach On-line 90 day programme which involves a combination of exercise and healthy eating, the catch phrase being Lean in 15 - #leanin15 [...]

Driving out Waste from your Business

How Lean is your Business?  Are you Driving out Waste? There were many great examples and ideas to introduce “lean thinking” into your business but as always it is the implementation of those ideas that [...]