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11 10, 2018

It’s time for SMEs to build up their defences against a late payment culture

By | October 11th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Starting a business is great. Sustaining it, is the hard part. And if you play your cards right, do your homework, surround yourself with the right people - you have a pretty good chance of long outlasting your competition. Sound idyllic? Yep. But unfortunately, in a cave lives a nasty beast that threatens the survival [...]

10 10, 2018

Becoming King of Payroll: Whether you do it yourself, or not.

By | October 10th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Payroll may not be a whole lot of fun, but it's one of those things that simply needs to be done. And when you're walking the fine tightrope between having enough staff to make money, but not so many that they’re wasting money, payroll can become even more tedious. We know. Because many businesses ask us [...]

2 10, 2018

A new type of trading: Cryptocurrency and what that means for my business

By | October 2nd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Although it's been bubbling under the surface for a few years, cryptocurrency really burst onto the scene late in 2017 when Bitcoin's rapid rise to nearly $20,000 per coin spurred a massive development of digital currencies and widespread interest in the blockchain-supported technologies. Since then, however, Bitcoin has levelled off somewhat - but interest in this [...]

25 09, 2018

Your CFO: scorekeeper becomes secret weapon

By | September 25th, 2018|Press Releases|Comments Off on Your CFO: scorekeeper becomes secret weapon

The role of an effective CFO has been grossly undervalued - for many years. And all too often when you, as a business, becomes ready for growth, the realisation is far too late and it dawns on you that either you've made the wrong choice of CFO, or, your desperation to appoint one overshadows your [...]

19 09, 2018

“Do I need an IPO?” Things to know before you go Public

By | September 19th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on “Do I need an IPO?” Things to know before you go Public

Do I need an IPO? I want to grow, and I need access to new equity. Apart from the traditional routes, do I need to list my company on the stock exchange? Is that my only option? We hear so many questions from businesses who are looking to grow. We've worked with them for over [...]

10 09, 2018

Part 3: Getting to grips with your management accounts. 

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In this 3-part business planning series, we discuss 3 critical business essentials for anyone considering starting their own business. Quick recap: Part 1: If you aren’t forecasting your cashflow, your startup may already be failing. Part 2: Business forecasting that will make, or break, SMEs before they've even started We live in a world of [...]

3 09, 2018

Part 2: Business forecasting that will make, or break, SMEs before they’ve even started.

By | September 3rd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Part 2: Business forecasting that will make, or break, SMEs before they’ve even started.

In this 3-part business planning series, we discuss 3 critical business essentials for anyone considering starting their own business. Quick recap: Part 1: If you aren’t forecasting your cashflow, your startup may already be failing. Not too dissimilar from cashflow forecasting, general business forecasting gives you the birds eye view of all that has happened [...]

29 08, 2018

Part 1: If you aren’t forecasting your cashflow, your startup may already be failing.

By | August 29th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Part 1: If you aren’t forecasting your cashflow, your startup may already be failing.

There's very little more fulfilling than starting and growing your own business. But ask any business owner who has done it and they will almost certainly tell you that their true experience of starting their own business, is quite often so much further away from the ideal they had in mind when they opened up [...]

23 08, 2018

6 myths about outsourcing your finance function, debunked. 

By | August 23rd, 2018|Press Releases|Comments Off on 6 myths about outsourcing your finance function, debunked. 

Say the word "outsourcing", and images of large call centres located in distant lands, immediately springs to mind.  It may have been the case in the early 90's when businesses started to focus more on cost-saving measures, and decided to offload chunks of their operational processes to companies who were able to manage that on [...]

14 08, 2018

An unconventional path towards business growth

By | August 14th, 2018|Press Releases|Comments Off on An unconventional path towards business growth

In the midst of the Brexit fog lies a resurgence of industries poised for growth. And while the rate of IPOs has declined recently, attempting growth by doing things differently is what's setting many of these industries apart. We feature a few who have their eyes set on growth, and some by doing things more [...]

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