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Marketing Strategies to Boost Your Bottom Line

Are your sales figures consistently below your forecasts? Do you feel there’s something else you should be doing to improve you company’s bottom line? Effective marketing strategies are at the heart of every successful business, but not all marketing techniques… Continue Reading →

Communication skills effective project managers require

The importance of communication when it comes to project management cannot be emphasised enough. If you do not know how to communicate effectively, it is impossible for targets to be reached. This is especially the case when you consider the… Continue Reading →

How to Start Email Marketing As a Small Business in 5 Easy Steps

We all know that email marketing is a fantastic tool for small businesses. How great? A recent study said that for some firms, ROI for email marketing was up to 38:1. Use this guide to get your email marketing plan… Continue Reading →

Tax-Saving Tips For Small Businesses

If there is one thing that all businesses hate, it is paying tax! But, unfortunately, we all need to do so. Nevertheless, this does not mean that you cannot cut your tax bill. There are many companies that are paying… Continue Reading →

Software project management challenges

No matter what type of business you run, whether it be financial company or one that deals SEO health checks, project management will play a significant role. The software development industry is one that is booming at present, and it… Continue Reading →

What are the benefits of project management training?

No matter if you work in a successful technical SEO company or an international corporation, project management is going to be one of the key components to success. While a lot of businesses recognise this, they do not invest in… Continue Reading →

Common accounting mistakes made by businesses

It does not matter what type of business you run, one thing you need to keep on top of is your accounts. Financial mistakes can be extremely costly. Keeping that in mind, read on to discover some of the most… Continue Reading →

Project management recruitment trends

If you are interested in a role in project management, it is important to know what the market is like at present in the UK so that you can give yourself the best chance of securing a job. Of course,… Continue Reading →

Top five common mistakes made by project managers

As a project manager, you recognise that your role is pivotal to the success of the project you are managing. In this post, we are going to highlight some of the most common mistakes made by project managers so that… Continue Reading →

Tips on dealing with unpaid invoices

For small businesses and start-ups, unpaid invoices can spell serious trouble. They can cause a halt to cashflow, which can cause problems when it comes to paying suppliers and such like. If you are having trouble with unpaid invoices, read… Continue Reading →

Tips to ensure your Self Assessment goes smoothly

The official tax year has just ended, which means you have from now until the end of January to submit your Self Assessment, if you are doing so online. For most people, the words ‘Self Assessment’ bring about instant stress…. Continue Reading →

The Secrets To Managing A Small Business

Updated 9 November 2016 No matter how much experience you have had, nothing can prepare you for the unique challenges running your own small business can bring. Many small business owners skip the planning stage and jump straight in with… Continue Reading →

A guide to taking on your first employee

Many small business owners can start up and function for a while with just the directors and maybe some occasional help from friends or family but eventually, if you want your business to grow you will need to consider taking… Continue Reading →

A Beginner’s Guide to National Insurance Contributions (NICs)

Taxes… they are never ending. National Insurance is basically just another tax. National Insurance Contributions (NICs) were set up in order to fund a number of state benefits, including the state pension, the NHS and additional welfare schemes. Your contributions… Continue Reading →

Biggest Tax Mistakes Made By Small Businesses

Tax mistakes can be extremely costly, especially for small businesses. From forgetting employee benefits to submitting the tax return late, here a group of accountants in London take a look at some of the common errors made.     Tax… Continue Reading →

Top Up Your Employees’ Daily Inspiration Levels

  No matter how great your employees are, there are always times, especially in new startup businesses, when they will struggle to stay inspired. That’s why it is important to inspire them daily – here’s how.   As a business… Continue Reading →

Good Body Language: It’s Importance in Business

Body language is incredibly important and it is important we understand how important it is in relation to all aspects of our life and work. Here we look at the 8 different elements of body language.   Our body language… Continue Reading →

Get Your Mindset In Order – Your Career Depends On It

Your mindset is your biggest asset. Have you been neglecting it? If you have, you need to learn how to use it to your best ability. High achievers tend to always be people who strongly believe they are able to… Continue Reading →

How Can Leadership Style Affect a Business?

As an entrepreneur, you will no doubt have your own style of leadership which helped you to establish a successful business. Effective leadership involves being able to adapt favourably to any given situation and take advantage of opportunities presented to… Continue Reading →

5 ways to be more persuasive

How often in your shy youth were you advised to be more assertive in your approach to people? Today, just how confident do you think you are in your persuasion techniques? And yet persuasiveness is just as important a skill… Continue Reading →

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