New Government Childcare Schemes

Working parents can start applying for two new Government childcare schemes launching this year – Tax-Free Childcare which begins immediately and 30 hours free childcare which starts in September. This means that working parents of children, aged under 4 on 31...

Healthier People = More Productive People

For a number of years, businesses have invested more and more in health and wellbeing initiatives. Large international businesses tend to have the resources to put such initiatives in place, but smaller firms can also introduce positive measures without spending a...

Managing Customer Experience

When we have a positive interaction with a business, we feel good about it, and will probably tell friends or colleagues about the experience. So how do you go about managing customer experience in your business so clients are raving to their friends about you and...

Blogging as a Marketing Tool

When you think of social media, the first platforms that come to mind are probably Linkedin, Facebook and Twitter. Have you ever considered using a blog as a social media marketing tool? Blogs can help drive traffic to your website, help search engines to find your...

Are you aware of the changes to the way property income is taxed?

As a property owner who is letting residential properties as an individual, in a partnership or a trust, you need to know that the income tax relief on your mortgage interest payments is gradually (over the 4 years from April 2017) being restricted to the basic rate...

What Do Future Leaders Look Like?

True leadership skills must be learned and practised before they become second nature. So what do future leaders look like and how can you help them to develop their skills? Some members of your team will be high performers but that doesn’t necessarily mean that they...